San Francisco’s Overdose Death Rate Exceeds 49 of America’s Most Populous Counties

San Francisco had the second-highest fatal overdose rate among the 50 most populous counties in the nation last year, according to an analysis from the San Francisco Chronicle.

Brittany M. 04/20/2023 - 4:19 AM
San Jose Police Union Director Charged in Opioid Distribution Scheme

San Jose Police Officers’ Association (SJPOA) Executive Director Joanne Marian Segovia has been charged with importing and agreeing to distribute illegal opioids, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. 

Brittany M. 04/03/2023 - 6:24 PM
Move Over Fentanyl. Health Officials Fear Deadly New Opioid.

Isotonitazene (ISO) is 20 times more powerful than fentanyl and much less responsive to Narcan.

Brittany M. 02/14/2023 - 9:41 AM