Heroin Gains a Deadly Foothold in Vermont

Heroin gains a deadly foothold in Vermont
Although Emerson says she is sober now, the battle against addiction still boils inside her and in the state she calls home. Vermont, according to its … Treatment for opiate abuse has skyrocketed almost eightfold statewide since 2000. Despite its … Read more on Boston Globe

Suspect fingered himself in Pike County home invasion
The husband said all he had was strips of Suboxone, which is used to treat opiate addiction, in his bedroom dresser drawer. As the suspects entered the bedroom, the wife recognized one suspect's voice and a "1-0" tattoo on his left ring finger. After … Read more on Pocono Record