(FOX19) Attorney General Jack Conway, Sen. Katie Stine, and Rep. John Tilley today announced a piece of bipartisan legislation to address the increase in heroin abuse and trafficking that is being reported in communities across Kentucky. Read more.
65% increase in overdoses in Louisville in just 6 months. (*Source: PRESS RELEASE: "United States Attorney Announces Heroin Intervention Program With DEA and Louisville Metro Police Department," dated September 21, 2016.)
(Wave 3 News, September 27) Neighbors in southwest Louisville are standing up to an epidemic they claim has taken over their community. Read more.
(Wave 3 News, September 27) More warnings are coming from state health officials in the deadly fight against heroin after 12 people died in 15 overdoses over Labor Day weekend in Kentucky. Read more.
(WDRB, July 11) A new documentary takes a close, hard look at drug use in southern Indiana with the hopes of helping people change their lives. Read more.