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Heroin Use Up 300 Percent In Oakland County

Having seen a dramatic increase in the number of cases involving heroin, the Oakland County Sheriff’s office will be teaming up in the coming week with other law enforcement agencies to host a seminar aimed at educating the public on the dangers to teens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Woman Gets 25-50 Years In Drugged Driving Deaths

A 30-year-old Port Huron Township woman has learned her fate after being convicted of killing two men in a crash while driving under the influence of prescription pills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2014

Detroit Police Chief James Craig. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Detroit Police Chief: Death Threat Won’t Deter Fight On Drugs, Gangs

Police Chief Craig says he believes the threat was made by a gang member and drug dealer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2014

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Woman Convicted Of Murder In Drugged Driving Case

A 30-year-old Port Huron-area woman has been convicted in the deaths of two young men while driving under the influence of drugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2014

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Police: Drug Related Shooting Injures 1 In Waterford

Police are investigating a shooting in Waterford Friday afternoon at an apartment complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2013

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Snyder Signs Law To End Jobless Aid To Drug Users

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed a law Tuesday denying unemployment benefits to job seekers who fail company drug tests.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2013

A St. Clair Shores man was arrested after he was pulled over in Ohio with 17,260 dosage units of prescriptions pills, worth approximately $338,000. (Credit: Ohio State Highway Patrol)

Saint Clair Shores Man Convicted On Drug Charges In Ohio

A Michigan man arrested after authorities found about 17,000 prescription pills in his vehicle has been convicted on drug charges in southwest Ohio.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2013

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House OKs Nixing Jobless Benefits For Drug Users

Recipients would also be cut off if they refuse to take a drug test.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2013

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Police: $50K Worth Of Drugs Stolen From Oakland County Pharmacy

Some of the stolen narcotics include Dilaudid, methadone, morphine, Oxycontin, Focalin, Norco and Vicodin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2013

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