The Heroin Addiction EpidemicHeroin addition is epidemic and the professionals are concerned that this old drug has, indeed, made its comeback in a major way. From opium dens to morphine addiction, heroin use has been cited in American historical accounts since the 1800's.
Police Allow Heroin Addicts To Turn In Drugs Without Arrest If They Seek Treatment
Authorities Seize Meth, Heroin Packaged As Mexican CandyFederal authorities say they've seized methamphetamine and heroin that was packaged to look like Mexican candy.
CDC: Heroin Deaths Shifting To Young, White Midwest UsersThe people who die from heroin-related overdoses in the U.S. now tend to be young, white and live in the Midwest, according to a government report.
High-Priced Prostitute Linked To Atlanta Club Owner's DeathPolice are re-examining the death of Masquerade owner Dean Riopelle after his former girlfriend was charged with manslaughter in the fatal overdose death of a Google executive.
Record Heroin Bust In Gwinnett County
Former Airport Worker Pleads Guilty In Drug Plot A former Atlanta airport worker has pleaded guilty in a plot to smuggle drugs into the U.S.
Opium Plants Seized In Winder
Airport Workers Accused of Smuggling $500G Worth Of Heroin, Meth Into CountryFederal authorities say three airport workers are accused of trying to bring heroin and methamphetamine into the U.S. on a commercial jet.