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Heroin Use Up 300 Percent In Oakland County

Bouchard says heroin use often begins as a replacement for prescription drug abuse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2014

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Ann Arbor Library: A Haven For Heroin Users?

Documents show that Ann Arbor police have been called to handle hundreds of complaints, including reports of heroin overdoses, at the city’s downtown library during the past three years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

Buying Heroin In Birmingham ‘So Easy’ Says Local Mom

“It was just very easy to go to downtown Birmingham, for $10 you buy a little packet and it’s all there.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

US actor Philip Seymour Hoffman arrives for the screening of 'The Master' during the 69th Venice Film Festival on September 1 , 2012 at Venice Lido. 'The Master' is competing for the Golden Lion in the Venezia 69 section of the festival. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)

Philip Seymour Hoffman Latest Victim In The Failed Drug War [BLOG]

A policy that focuses on punishment has never been the right approach, and never will be the right approach. We can’t kill or incarcerate this problem away.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2014

US actor Philip Seymour Hoffman arrives for the screening of 'The Master' during the 69th Venice Film Festival on September 1 , 2012 at Venice Lido. 'The Master' is competing for the Golden Lion in the Venezia 69 section of the festival. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)

Death Of Philip Seymour Hoffman Puts Spotlight On Addiction

WWJ Health Reporter Sean Lee spoke with a local addiction specialist.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2014

Monroe County In Grip Of Deadly Heroin ‘Epidemic’

Monroe County health officials are calling it an “epidemic” — the proliferation of fatal heroin overdoses that continue to claim young lives.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

Detroit Man Accused Of Mailing Heroin Enters Plea

Investigators say the 30-year-old Detroiter mailed more than $38,000 worth of heroin to associates in West Virginia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

Detroit police seized over $3.3 million worth of illegal drugs from a home on the west side. (credit: Detroit Police Department)

Detroit Police Make $3.3 Million Drug Bust

Detroit police made a major drug bust at home on the city’s west side Friday, getting over $3.3 million worth of illegal drugs off the streets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2013

Investigators Seek Answers After Rash Of Heroin ODs

Test results are pending in Washtenaw County as to what may have led to a recent rash of heroin overdoses.

07/01/2013

FILE. (Photo by Mario Anzuoni-Pool/Getty Images)

Rash Of Heroin Overdoses Leave 1 Dead, 7 Hospitalized

A local mom says her two children’s heroin addiction has cost her her home, all her belongings and her family.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2013

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