4 Santa Clara County Jail Inmates Hospitalized After OverdosingInvestigators are trying to figure out how four inmates who overdosed Wednesday at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose got their hands on suspected opioids.
SF Man Among 3 Killed In SoCal Music Festival Ecstasy OverdoseAuthorities say drug overdoses killed three people who died after attending a Southern California music festival.
Jim Carrey Calls Lawsuit Over Ex's Death 'Heartless'Carrey says a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the estranged husband of his ex-girlfriend is a heartless attempt to exploit him and vowed to fight the case...
Prince Joins List Of Stars Dead From Drug OverdosesStars, including Michael Jackson, Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe, whose lives ended with an overdose...
Autopsy Report: Prince Died Of Accidental Fentanyl OverdoseTests show that Prince died of an opioid overdose, a law-enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Woman Helps Nab Suspected San Jose Drug Dealer After Brother's OverdoseA South Bay woman went looking for justice after her brother's deadly overdose.
Scott Weiland Died From Toxic Mix Of DrugsFormer Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died of a toxic mix of drugs that included cocaine, according to a medical examiner's office in Minnesota where he was found dead on his tour bus in early December...
Warning Issued After Bad Batch Of Synthetic Pot Known As 'Spice' Sends 13 To SoCal HospitalAuthorities now say 13 people have become ill -- two of them seriously -- in Southern California after apparently overdosing on a bad batch of the synthetic marijuana drug mix known as "spice."
3 Mt. Tamalpais High School Students Hospitalized After Overdosing On 'Triple C'Three teens at a Marin County high school have overdosed on a common an over-the-counter drug known on the streets as 'Skittles' or 'Triple C.'
San Francisco Police Officer Uses Naloxone Anti-Overdose Kit To Save Man’s LifeA new tool given to San Francisco police allowed an officer to save the life of a man who overdosed on opiates.
San Francisco Sheriff’s Sgt. Saves Man Found Overdosed In City Hall RestroomA San Francisco sheriff’s sergeant helped save the life of an unconscious man suffering from a drug overdose who was found locked in a City Hall bathroom stall Tuesday night, the sheriff’s department said Thursday.
Woman Dubbed ‘Call Girl Killer’ Gets 6 Years In Jail For Google Exec’s DeathThe woman accused of injecting Google executive Forrest Timothy Hayes with a fatal dose of heroin and leaving him to die, was sentenced to 6 years in prison Tuesday.