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Police Public Service

Lake County Sheriff’s Corrections Officers and Court Security Officers Save Life of Man Suffering Opioid Overdose in Courtroom

Three Lake County Sheriff’s Correctional Officers saved the life of a man suffering an opioid overdose in a courtroom on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 about 10:30 a.m. Lake County Sheriff’s Court Security Officers observed a […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Dangerous Concoction of Heroin Near K-Town and East Garfield Park Neighborhood, Chicago — Possibly Laced with Fentanyl

Dangerous batches of narcotics — apparently heroin laced with the painkiller fentanyl threatened the lives of at least 74 people on the West Side of Chicago between Tuesday and Thursday this week. Chicago Fire Department […]

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FIRE BLOG

Female, Age 19, Suffers Near Fatal Heroin Overdose; Reversed with Narcan (Naloxone) on Dryden Pl Near Kensington Rd, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:03 PM Tuesday to a report from an anonymous caller that a female overdosed on heroin at Dryden Place Apartments Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a […]

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CRIME BLOG

Police and Paramedics Respond to Report of Heroin Overdose Near Sunset Meadows Park, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:19 PM Monday to a report of a drug overdose victim near Sunset Meadows Park. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a male victim, age 19, overdosed […]

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Fire/Rescue/EMS Notebook

Sick from Snorting Heroin: Victim Brought by Friends to Northwest Community Hospital Treatment Center, Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:20 PM Friday to a report of a heroin reaction of a victim brought to the Northwest Community Hospital Treatment Center, 15 South McHenry Road. Police and firefighter/paramedics […]