Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Heroin In Fatal OverdoseA Hartford man has pleaded guilty to selling the heroin that led to a fatal overdose.
Medical Examiner: Overdose Deaths In Connecticut Up 25 PercentConnecticut’s Chief Medical Examiner says 917 people died from accidental drug overdoses in 2016. The figure is a 25-percent increase from the 729 that died in 2015.
Hartford Police To Begin Carrying NarcanHartford police officers will soon begin carrying the anti-overdose drug Narcan.
Man Sentenced In Fatal OverdosesA Connecticut man who sold fentanyl-laced cocaine that killed three people and sent 14 others to the hospital after he overdosed on the same drugs has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
Hartford Police Possible Overdose Death A man is dead and Hartford police are investigating the case as a possible overdose.
Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Heroin After Overdose DeathFederal authorities say a Waterbury man who was charged after another man's fatal heroin overdose has pleaded guilty.
String Of Apparent Overdoses In HartfordPolice in Hartford say they're investigating four apparent overdoses that left one man dead.
Cost Of Overdose-Reversal Drugs On The RiseThe cost of life-saving overdose-reversal drugs has doubled and tripled in recent years.
Police Revive Overdose VictimTwo Manchester police officers are being credited with saving the life of a man recently who had overdosed on heroin.
Fatal Drug OverdoseVictim found unconscious and not breathing
Three Arrested In New Haven Area OverdosesThree people have been arrested in connection with last week's drug overdoses in the New Haven area in which three people died and nearly two dozen others were sent to the hospital.
Lawrence + Memorial Hospital Offers Narcan To Local PoliceLawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London will provide a year's supply of the opioid overdose reversal drug Narcan to at least six regional police departments.

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