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Police rescue kitten drugged with heroin, saved with Narcan

When the officer approached the car, he saw that the kitten had a rope tied tightly around its neck - Full Story

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18 NY departments approved for Narcan heroin antidote

The tally is more than double the eight Long Island agencies that requested nearly 200 kits of the antidote Narcan - Full Story

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NYPD officers to carry heroin OD antidote

Thousands of officers will soon be carrying Narcan to help deal with the recent spike in heroin overdoses - Full Story

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Holder urges use of OD-reversal drug Narcan

Attorney General Eric Holder has urged first responders to use an overdose-reversal drug to help save lives amid a nationwide resurgence in heroin abuse - Full Story

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Police programs preventing opiate drug overdose deaths the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Police programs preventing opiate drug overdose deaths

Alarmed by an increase in opiate drug overdose fatalities, officers in some police departments are carrying and administering antidotes on the scene to stem drug deaths in their communities - Full Story

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Police, firefighters clash over right to administer Narcan

Buffalo firefighters believe they have the exclusive right to administer Narcan, a lifesaving antidote to forestall the effects of heroin and prescription painkiller overdoses - Full Story

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Narcan: Who should carry the OD drug?

Narcan: Who should carry the OD drug?

Supporters say the opportunity to save potentially thousands of lives outweighs any fears by critics that the promise of a nearby antidote would only encourage drug abuse - Full Story

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NY cops to carry Narcan to fight heroin ODs

Officers will soon carry a powerful prescription drug to reverse the effects of an overdose - Full Story

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Mass. police first to get overdose-reversing nasal spray

Narcan allows the overdose victim to breathe again, and has a 95 percent success rate.