May 12, 2023

Lamborn, Neguse introduce bill that would increase fentanyl education in schools

Two members of Congress from Colorado introduced bipartisan legislation to the U.S. House of Representatives that would allow unused COVID-19 funding to be used for fentanyl […]
July 6, 2022

Denver hosts first state fentanyl summit ahead of new law

Colorado is holding its first fentanyl summit with law enforcement and prosecutors. This comes less than 30 days before the new fentanyl bill is set to […]
March 17, 2022

DA wants new crime for drug distribution

Emojis are being used to buy and sell drugs that could be laced, the DEA says GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KFQX) — The Colorado Department of Public […]
March 17, 2022

DEA Denver Division warning of access to counterfeit pills, illicit drugs through social media

Emojis are being used to buy and sell drugs that could be laced, the DEA says DENVER — It only takes a few clicks on a […]
March 17, 2022

Snapchat to crackdown on illicit drug sales

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Fentanyl related deaths have continued to increase on the Western Slope and nationwide. Snapchat; a social media platform, has taken a […]
March 17, 2022

Holiday Reminder from Voices for Awareness
March 17, 2022

One grain of fentanyl can kill and it doesn’t just kill drug addicts

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (FOX) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 100,000 Americans died of drug overdoses last year, more than ever before. At […]
March 17, 2022

Fentanyl overdose deaths spike across the country, a trend driven by secret labs and fake pharmacies

Thousands are dying from a drug they didn’t know they were taking. Illicit drug buys conjure images in the popular imagination of dark alleys and […]
March 17, 2022

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

Law enforcement officials pressing for more resources DENVER – Two Colorado senators plan to introduce a bill in 2022 that aims to address the rising number […]