SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses SpikeThe day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the city.
'I Snatched It From Him': Airbnb Host Says His Toddler Nearly Swallowed Heroin Left By GuestA Phoenix homeowner renting out his studio on Airbnb says one of his guests trashed his place and left behind a packet of heroin that his toddler nearly swallowed.
SFPD Arrests More Than 20, Seize Meth, Fentanyl In Tenderloin Drug OperationOfficers in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood arrested more than 20 alleged drug dealers and seized $20,000 worth of drugs during a five-day operation.
Santa Rosa Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Dealing Heroin, MethamphetamineSanta Rosa police arrested a man Wednesday who is suspected of dealing heroin and methamphetamine in Santa Rosa and surrounding Sonoma County areas.
Petaluma Police Investigate 2 Possible Opioid Overdose Deaths In 2 DaysPetaluma police are investigating a pair of deaths in the city on back-to-back days that they believe could be opioid overdose deaths.
San Francisco Officials Promote Safe Injection Program With Mock FacilityCity officials in San Francisco kicked off the drive to promote safe injection centers Wednesday with a tour of a mock facility that includes a "chill room" for heroin users to relax in after they shoot up.
'Call Girl Killer' Faces Extradition In Georgia Death CaseProsecutors will seek extradition of a woman convicted in a Google executive's overdose death so she can face separate charges in the deadly overdose of her boyfriend near Atlanta.
'Call Girl Killer' Describes Google Exec's Death After Night Of Drugs, But No SexAlix Tichelman was known as the ‘Call Girl Killer,’ and convicted in the heroin overdose death of Google executive Forrest Hayes. Now, she is telling her side of the story.
Emeryville Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Gun, Drug PossessionOfficers arrested a man they said had more than 200 grams of heroin and two handguns in the parking lot of Home Depot in Emeryville Saturday night.
Record-Setting Opium Poppy Bust Goes Down In Monterey CountyOver two weeks after authorities busted a massive opium poppy field in moss landing, more fields have been found throughout Monterey County.
Concord BART Worker Snaps Photo Of Heroin Addicts Shooting UpA fed up BART worker wants everyone to see the drug use at the Concord station where she works. People are buying drugs and shooting up.
Monterey County Deputies Destroy Opium Poppy FieldAuthorities say deputies destroyed a sprawling opium poppy field that could have produced at least four pounds of heroin per year.
US: Vet Implanted Heroin In Puppies For Colombia Drug RingA veterinarian accused of implanting liquid heroin in puppies for a Colombian drug trafficking ring is now in custody in New York.
14 People Charged With Running Heroin Delivery Service In Los AngelesFourteen people have been charged with running a pizza delivery-style drug ring out of Los Angeles that used a fleet of cars to fill telephone orders for heroin and cocaine.
70 Pounds Of Meth, 2 Pounds Of Heroin Seized In SFPD BustA San Francisco man was arrested on suspicion of drug offenses after police served a search warrant in the city’s Noe Valley neighborhood.