March 17, 2022

Colorado lawmakers say they plan to address fentanyl crisis with sweeping bill in 2022

Law enforcement officials pressing for more resources https://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/politics/colorado-lawmakers-say-they-plan-to-address-fentanyl-crisis-with-sweeping-bill-in-2022?fbclid=IwAR2revmiPjhcxt6eqCmMWzFti-zo-7uNruX-dqyDSV918IKNvg-nI7Gjo DENVER – Two Colorado senators plan to introduce a bill in 2022 that aims to address the rising number […]
March 17, 2022

A speck of Fentanyl can kill and it’s not just killing addicts

https://www.westernslopenow.com/news/local-news/a-speck-of-fentanyl-can-kill-and-its-not-just-killing-addicts/ GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (FOX) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 100,000 Americans died of drug overdoses last year, more than ever before. […]
March 17, 2022

District Attorney fights for Federal and State fentanyl prosecution

https://www.westernslopenow.com/news/local-news/district-attorney-fights-for-federal-and-state-fentanyl-prosecution/ GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KFQX) – Traces of fentanyl have sharply increased in a growing number of states since 2013 and in 2021, 25% of counterfeit […]
March 17, 2022

Parents share the deadly impact fentanyl has had on their families

https://www.cpr.org/show-segment/parents-share-the-deadly-impact-fentanyl-has-had-on-their-families/ Parents whose children have died from fentanyl want to make sure other kids, and adults, think before they take any kind of pill. Fentanyl is up […]
March 17, 2022

Death in Colorado

in Real life stories /by Fraud.org staff In June of 2018, seeking relief from a painful flare-up of her chronic pancreatitis, Ashley Romero took a pain pill that she […]
March 17, 2022

Fentanyl-related deaths continue across Colorado, mother shares daughter’s story

DENVER — On Thursday, Denver Public Health officials confirmed they’d identified a case where drugs thought to be cocaine were actually a mix of fentanyl and […]
March 17, 2022

DEA launches advisory about counterfeit drugs laced with deadly fentanyl

DENVER (KDVR) — The Drug Enforcement Agency reports more people now die from drug overdoses than from guns with the most lethal threat coming from counterfeit […]
March 17, 2022

Voices for Awareness speaks on fentanyl in Colorado and the effects of HB 19 263.

Did you know in Colorado that 4 grams of almost any illicit drug is only punishable by a misdemeanor? Fentanyl included. 4 grams is not a […]
March 17, 2022

Fentanyl awareness advocate shares her story in an effort to save lives

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) – This week KREX 5 has been following the recent developments of fentanyl in the United States. We’ve heard from the Colorado […]