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Local Police Departments Trained to Use Naloxone

Posted July 22nd, 2014 @ 2:19pm

Area Police departments today are learning how to administer Naloxone. A medication that can reverse overdoses from heroin and other opioids. State Criminal Justice Services Deputy Commissioner Mike Green says the training is in response to an increasing statewide problem with opioids. 

All police departments present at the MCC training today receive instruction and the medication for free. 

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