Fatal Overdoses Surpass 300 in San Francisco. Officials Urge Users to Smoke, Not Shoot.
A flyer from the Drug Overdose Prevention and Education Project, which is funded by the health department, tells users to “try snorting or smoking instead of injecting.”
Brittany M. 02/27/2020 - 9:27 AM
Federal Agents to Descend on SF's Tenderloin in Drug-Fighting Initiative
Drug Enforcement Administration special agent Chris Nielsen said drug-dealing appears to have become “normalized” in the Tenderloin. The area has the largest number of drug prosecutions in the city.
Brittany M. 08/13/2019 - 4:24 AM
Parts of San Francisco Have Become “An Open-Air Narcotics Market” and the Results Are Disastrous

San Francisco police say it has become nearly impossible to get a drug conviction in many parts of the city, turning communities like the Tenderloin into a drug free-for-all where users and dealers from other parts of the state flock to take advantage.

Brittany M. 10/10/2018 - 3:22 AM