Drug needle exchanges gain ground after Indiana HIV outbreak
Needle exchanges, which exist in 34 states, are gaining wider acceptance as health officials nationwide have expressed alarm at the surge in opiate abuse, including heroin and prescription opiates delivered through needles that are often passed between ...
Used needle discovery a cause for concern for Anglesey councillor
A COUNCILLOR has ex-pressed his disappointment after finding used needles outside a community centre. Syed Hussain, who is the councillor for Anglesey, found the needles alongside empty alcohol bottles by the telephone box in Queen Street, Burton.
Police Log: Hit and Run Leads to Arrest, Hypodermic Needles Found, and More
Police Log: Hit and Run Leads to Arrest, Hypodermic Needles Found, and More. The following is from the Milford Police Log. Where arrests and charges are mentioned, they don't imply conviction. By Daniel Libon (Patch Staff) August 3, 2015.
Van will offer needle exchange in Buffalo suburbs
But the practice of exchanging clean needles for used ones has since become so accepted that few take notice of the South Elmwood Avenue site, near West Chippewa Street, where thousands of drug users participate in a sanctioned needle-exchange ...