Tag: opioids

How Exactly Is California Combating The Opioid Crisis In 2023

UNITED STATES—The opioid crisis in California, as with the rest of the United States, has had devastating effects on communities, families, and individuals. However,...

Settlement Funds To Be Used To Combat Opioid Addiction

BEVERLY HILLS—The city of Beverly Hills indicated in a press release that it plans to utilize settlement funds from lawsuits against opioid manufacturer and...

SMPD Officers Prevent Opioid Overdose

SANTA MONICA—Sgt. Rudy Flores of the Santa Monica Police Department indicated in a press release to Canyon news on April 28 that on Sunday,...

Opioid Distribution Ring Leader Sentenced To 9 Years In Jail

LOS ANGELES—On Thursday, May 21, an Encino man was sentenced to 9 years in prison for “leading a conspiracy to distribute powerful prescription opioids...

Trump Donates Salary To Fight Opioid Epidemic

UNITED STATES—On Tuesday, November 26, it was announced that President Donald Trump is donating his third quarter salary to help the fight against the...
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