Deaths & Overdoses

Drug overdoses caused 66 deaths in Broome County during 2017, DA says

http://www.pressconnects.com/story/news/public-safety/2018/01/03/drug-overdoses-caused-66-deaths-broome-county-during-2017-da-says/999132001/

Broome County had zero drug overdose deaths in February, DA says

Mar 2, 2018 - Drug deaths claimed 66 lives in Broome in 2017 with most traced to heroin or opioids, according to the District Attorney Steve Cornwell. In a statement Friday, Cornwell said a month withoutdrug deaths is a step in the right direction. The DA's office has been investigating drug overdose deaths going back to 2013.

Drug overdoses kill 8 Broome County residents so far in 2018, DA says

Apr 3, 2018 - Drug overdoses caused eight deaths in Broome County during the first three months of 2018, the District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.

Drug Deaths: 13 fatal overdoses in Broome County in first half of 2018

Jul 9, 2018 - The first six months of 2018 had 13 drug deaths in Broome County, the DA's office announced.

 

 

October 4, 2018 Broome County DA's office releases new overdose death numbers

https://wbng.com/news/2018/10/04/broome-county-das-office-releases-new-overdose-death-numbers/ 

October 9, 2018 Broome County's Drug Treatment Center Plans to move into Phase Two

https://wbng.com/news/top-stories/2018/10/09/broome-countys-drug-treatment-center-plans-to-move-into-phase-two/