17 Heroin Overdoses, 1 Death: Could Happen Anywhere Says DEA AgentSeventeen overdoses and one death from heroin use over a 24-hour period in Akron, Ohio but one DEA agent says it could happen anywhere.
Michigan Man Charged In 2 Heroin Deaths In North CarolinaAuthorities allege that Randy Nead shipped a package of drugs to the men leading to their deaths.
Some Lawmakers Say Some Police Ill-Equipped For OverdosesThe bill's sponsor says some rural police aren't properly equipped to rescue people undergoing heroin or prescription opioid overdoses.
Operation Sweetie: Series Of Police Raids Target Detroit-To-Traverse City Drug Ring [VIDEO]"This has basically been a historical case, about five years in the making, and what we consider very large amounts of heroin and crack cocaine being trafficked up to northern Michigan."
14 Accused In Detroit-To-West Virginia Heroin RingFive people from Detroit have already been arrested in the case and U.S. Marshalls are tracking down four more.
Anti-Overdose Nasal Spray Helps Save 9 Lives From Drug Deaths In 2 WeeksA tool to combat deaths from drug overdoses is paying off, but police say there's still much work to be done in the battle against drugs.
State Police: 2 Arrested For Detroit To Traverse Heroin Trafficking"One of the reasons that we see a lot of narcotics flowing from Detroit up to Northern Michigan is basically because of the price."
Basketball Player From Michigan Gets 2 Years In Prison For Dealing Heroin At West Virginia State UniversityDuring a search of his dorm room, officers seized approximately 20 grams of heroin, 100 oxycodone pills, 100 tramadol pills and $21,265 in cash.
FBI-Led Raids Target Metro Detroit Heroin Trafficking, SalesThe FBI says heroin involved in many overdoses and deaths in the metro area ends up being traced back to the Woodward Avenue corridor in Detroit.
7 Indicted As Authorities Take Down Sophisticated Tri-County Heroin RingThey operated Woodward Ave. from 6 Mile to 8 Mile — handing out business cards to clients.
Huge Stash Of Heroin Seized Along With Guns, Other Drugs, In Rochester Hills RaidSheriff Michael Bouchard said this operation was responsible distributing large quantities of the heroin throughout Oakland County.
Federal Agencies Target Pipeline Of Heroin, Prescription Meds Coming To MichiganFederal law enforcers from six states are meeting in Detroit to discuss how to confront the growing abuse of heroin and prescription painkillers.

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