Counterfeit Pills Laced With Deadly Fentanyl Invading Bay Area SchoolsThe opioid epidemic has taken a treacherous new turn in the Bay Area. Kids are getting their hands on counterfeit pills laced with fentanyl. KPIX talked to one local teen who says pills are all over school campuses.
Oakland Man Pleads Guilty To Making Counterfeit XanaxA Bay Area man has pleaded guilty to counterfeiting Xanax pills for more than a year and laundering his profits using foreign banks.
Teen Arrested After Pinole Valley High School Students Take XanaxPolice said a teen was arrested Tuesday in connection with an episode at Pinole Valley High School last week in which seven students took Xanax pills and five were hospitalized from it.
Fake Xanax Blamed In San Francisco Woman's Death, Others SickenedHealth officials in San Francisco say fake Xanax pills have killed one woman and are making others extremely sick.
7 Pinole Valley High Students Treated After Taking XanaxAt least seven students at Pinole Valley High School were treated after taking the prescription drug Xanax Thursday.
Murder Charges Filed Against California Doctor For 3 Overdose DeathsOne of three men who overdosed in 2009 was 21-year-old Joey Rovero, an Arizona State University student from San Ramon.