Fentanyl so potent it puts VT police at risk of accidental overdose


A drug 40 to 50 times more potent than pure heroin may be the future of the state's opiate problem Enter Article DATE HERE June 14, 2017 Fentanyl, which is about 40 times more potent than pure heroin, has prompted the Vermont State Police to create special labs to protect officers while testing possible drugs. A drug 40 to 50 times more potent...
Continue reading
186 Hits

New drug kits save police dogs from opioid overdoses


inhaling powerful opioids can be deadly, so officers have a new tool to protect their four-legged partners: naloxone, a drug that has already been used for years to reverse overdoses in humans. June 7, 2017 BOSTON — Police dogs simply follow their noses to sniff out narcotics. But inhaling powerful opioids can be deadly, so officers have a new tool...
Continue reading
423 Hits

Police alerted to spread of deadly threat of synthetic drug fentanyl


Federal officials issued an urgent warning Tuesday to local police across the country to take added precautions in their contacts with addicts and dealers suspected of carrying the quick acting, deadly drug fentanyl. June 6, 2017 WASHINGTON – Federal officials issued an urgent warning Tuesday to local police across the country to take added precaut...
Continue reading
129 Hits

Kansas investigator overcome by drug in evidence room


The department says it's unclear what the substance is and that it's being tested. But the federal Drug Enforcement Administration has warned law enforcement agencies about fentanyl, a synthetic opioid said to be 50 times more powerful than heroin. July 13, 2016, WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a Wichita, Kansas-area sheriff's investigator was...
Continue reading
Tags:
477 Hits

DEA to cops: Fentanyl can kill you too


Police warned nationwide of fentanyl poisoning after two N.J. detectives inhaled a small amount. June 16, 2016 He and his partner were overcome by the effects of the opioid, which is often prescribed to alleviate end-of-life or cancer pain. "I thought that was it. I thought I was dying," the other detective said. "It felt like my body was shutting ...
Continue reading
Tags:
434 Hits

Blotter - Latest News

News By Region

Keywords

Thursday.Charles Holifield Property Room Jobs stolen money untested rape kit stolne guns urn sentence to jail South Dakota Highway Patrolman Prosecutor Arrested rape kit audit sexual assault task force tampering with evidence Transient property wrongful conviction stolen drugs tampered drugs Sergeant Arrested prosecutors United Kingdom storage practices rape kit standardarization release of evidence Untested rape kit stolen guns stolen gun trooper arrested Wrongful Conviction Via URL Browse Media Upload unaccouted guns sloppy evidence control state prison sentence to prison property room audit stealing money sexual assault cases stolen drug from evidence report Wednesday storage bunker State Agency Evidence Jobs sheriff arrested returned evidence steal drugs show stolen cash untestes rape kits unwanted medications woochy poochy Year Rape Kits Backlog Rape kit untestted sexual assault kits rape kit backlog stolen jewelry Wrongful conviction stolen OxyContin side door Untest rape kits stolen marijuana stolen evidence work taking marijuana trial unit state Division Republican lawmakers stolen meth tape Sheriff pleads guilty sexual assault evidence stolen ammunition sexual assault kit Storage stealing cash SAKs stealing cocaine skunky aroma wafted theft of drugs Washington State Patrol crime lab Suicide security camera footage withholding evidence Untested rape kits stealing drugs stolen methamphetamine tampered evidence stealing pistols State trooper accused Sexual assault kit rape kit prosecutor stored evidence rape kits statute of limitations tampering with public record report sergeant charged stolen cocaine Sexual assault Survivors Bill of Rights unaccounted drugs threw away evidence selling guns sex crime STOLEN CASH tapes edited Stolen pills Signed Out Evidence stealing drug evidence recovered property Wichita Police Department sexual assault untested rape kits Trial at Riak stealing guns Williams theft of money rape evidence — seized property Tulare Police St sexual assault kits untested sexual assault evidence property room inventory sheriffs employee gets jail settlement Standards West Coast rcmp Theft Texas Forensic Science Commission Vancouver BC state government Thursday steal money Sheriff Arrested state chips unsolved murder serial rapist strange evidence Untested Sexual Kits Property room State/Province untested sexual kit rape kit back log stolen cannabis PropertyRoom.com employee week stored as evidence Wattier Ventura County sheriff sheriff

Search IAPE