Santa Clara County Sees Rise in Fentanyl Overdose DeathsDeaths by fentanyl overdoses in Santa Clara County almost doubled since last year, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner.
Brentwood Mother Charged With Murder In 2-Year-Old Son's Death From Fentanyl IngestionA Brentwood mother is facing murder charges in the death of her two-year-old son after it was determined he died after ingesting fentanyl she had in her possession.
Brentwood Mom Charged With Second-Degree Murder After Toddler OD’s On FentanylA Brentwood woman was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder, narcotics possession and child abuse resulting in the September death of her 2-year-old son, police said.
Pacifica Police: Man On Probation Arrested After Handgun, Marijuana, Fentanyl Found In Traffic StopA convicted felon on probation was arrested early Friday morning after he was discovered with a loaded firearm and drugs during a traffic stop, police said.
Monterey County Drug Dealer, Mexican Pharmacist Charged With Drug Distribution, Fatal Fentanyl OverdoseA federal grand jury has charged drug dealer in Monterey County and a Mexican pharmacist with distributing fentanyl and alprazolam as well as providing fentanyl in an incident that resulted in death, according to authorities.
San Francisco City Attorney Suing Alleged Tenderloin Drug DealersSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced Thursday that his office is trying to stopping drug dealers in the Tenderloin by suing them.
San Francisco Fatal Fentanyl Overdoses Jumped Dramatically In 2019The annual report on citywide substance use trends by the San Francisco Department of Public Health has revealed that overdose deaths rose in 2019 to 441 -- up from 259 deaths in 2018.
19-Year-Old From Monterey County Faces 20 Years For Selling FentanylFederal prosecutors on Monday announced charges against a 19-year-old Monterey County resident accused of selling counterfeit pills laced with the synthetic opioid fentanyl.
2 Pacifica Residents Arrested In Connection With 2019 Fatal Overdose, Operating Drug HouseTwo people were arrested Thursday in Pacifica in connection with several drug-related crimes following the death of a man last year from an overdose of fentanyl.
Two Arrested In Connection With Montara Fentanyl DeathTwo people have been arrested in connection with several drug-related crimes following the death of a man last year from an overdose of fentanyl.
Fentanyl Overdose Calls Spiking In Santa Clara County; Murder Charges In Teen's DeathOverdoses of the potent drug Fentanyl have been spiking in Santa Clara County over recent weeks, resulting in numerous calls for medical assistance and murder charges being filed against a San Jose man related to the death of a Santa Clara teenage girl.
San Jose Man Charged With Murder In Teen's Fentanyl Overdose DeathA 22-year-old San Jose man has been charged with murder for allegedly selling pills containing fentanyl to a teenage couple that lead to an overdose death, Santa Clara prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Stanford Student's On-Campus Death Ruled A Fentanyl OverdoseA Stanford student's death at a campus fraternity last month has been ruled the result of a fentanyl overdose, the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner's Office announced Wednesday.
Overdose Deaths Continue To Rise In San FranciscoOverdose deaths continued to rise in San Francisco in the first six months of 2019, mostly due to rises in fentanyl and methamphetamine overdoses, according to data released by the San Francisco Department of Public Health.
San Francisco Man Sentenced To Over 16 Years In Prison For Fentanyl DistributionA 43-year-old San Francisco man was sentenced on Friday in federal court to 200 months in prison for conspiring to distribute fentanyl, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.