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" LOUISVILLE - The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) today announced Louisville’s selection as the fourth city in America to take part in a comprehensive law enforcement and prevention “360 Degree Strategy” to assist cities dealing with the heroin and prescription drug abuse epidemic. Timothy J. Plancon, Special Agent in Charge of the DEA’s Detroit Field Division, and John E. Kuhn, Jr., United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, announced this strategy.", www.pioneernews.net
"This has been declared Prescription Opioid and Heroin Epidemic Awareness Week by the White House. It is not something this or many other communities need a reminder about, but it never hurts to shine a light on a dark and persistent problem. While pills are still a scourge, heroin is now rampant — and deadly. […]", www.state-journal.com
"[...] the pill was laced with fentanyl, a powerful opioid up to 100 times more potent than morphine, according to prosecutors. The conviction — among several obtained in federal court on Monday in three separate cases — offered fresh signs of momentum for an initiative teaming federal and local authorities to combat heroin and fentanyl in Kentucky, said Kerry B. Harvey, the U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky. Among the guilty pleas obtained Monday was from a man linked to the fentanyl overdose death of a pregnant woman in Lexington who thought she was buying heroin in a $60 deal, prosecutors said. According to the 2015 Overdose Fatality Report, 1,248 people died of drug overdoses in Kentucky last year, compared with 1,071 deaths in 2014. Harvey said he hopes the prospect of long prison sentences, reaching up to life behind bars, will be a powerful deterrent, and entices those caught to cooperate with authorities looking to topple entire drug networks.", www.chron.com
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