The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to instruct the Medical Examiner-Coroner to begin sending letters to doctors notifying them if their patient has died from an opioid overdose.
Supervisor Janice Hahn and her coauthor Supervisor Hilda L. Solis proposed the new policy...
By Nicholas Iovino
SACRAMENTO — California’s top public health official has issued a standing order requiring pharmacies statewide to make the life-saving, anti-overdose drug naxolone available without a prescription.
Also known by its brand name Narcan, naloxone counters the effects of an overdose...
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station is set to receive a donation of the overdose-fighting drug Narcan after the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved the gift at a Tuesday meeting.
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Groups of deputies at Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station were trained Thursday on the use of naloxone, commonly known as Narcan®, so that they can immediately treat opioid overdoses, according to LASD PIO Shirley Miller.
“It all goes hand in hand,” Miller said in a statement. “There...
Captain Robert Lewis of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station and county and city officials will hold a news conference Wednesday morning about the station’s effort to combat opioid-related drug overdoses in the SCV.
Joining Lewis are Fifth District County Supervisor Kathryn Barger,...
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station will soon become one of the first law enforcement facilities in Los Angeles County to stock supplies of the life-saving opioid overdose medication Narcan.
Santa Clarita Mayor Cameron Smyth, County Supervisor Kathryn Barger and Sheriff’s and health...
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station on patrol will soon be equipped with the overdose-reversing drug Naloxone so they can aid overdose victims in time to save lives, officials said.
Available without a prescription in California, Naloxone is formulated to rapidly reverse an opioid...
Coming off a first-place winning streak at competitions in New York and Washington, D.C., earlier in 2021, the CSUN Model United Nations team continues to accumulate achievements after scoring another first place finish with the Outstanding Delegation Award in the Northwest Model UN Conference, which took place Nov. 19-21 in Seattle.
Harbor Group International, LLC and Azure Partners, LLC announced earlier this month, their joint venture for the acquisition of Jefferson Vista Canyon, a 480-unit, Class A apartment community in Santa Clarita.
More than twenty years ago I led the animal control division for an agency in northern California, and at one point we received a series of complaints from students at a local community college regarding a fellow student’s emotional support animal (ESA).
Due to L.A. County Department of Public Health restrictions and the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, the city of Santa Clarita "regretfully" is announcing the cancellation of the 2022 Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, reported Santa Clarita PIO Carrie Lujan in a statement released to the press.
The Santa Clarita Community College District’s Independent Citizens Bond Oversight Committee voted to accept the results of an independent audit confirming the district properly accounted for all bond expenditures in the 2020-21 fiscal year.