Upper Darby Crime
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13 hrs ago | via Philly.com
CRIMES STEMMING from online transactions that require the buyer and seller to meet in person have become so ubiquitous that they've spawned online listicles like "35 Heinous Craigslist Crimes" and "10 terrifying Craigslist crimes and misdemeanors." Now, with the holiday shopping season here, one area police department is offering its station as a trading post to conduct safe, video-monitored transactions between buyers and sellers who have met online. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via Philly.com
An expectant mom who was busted Friday for dealing heroin on the streets of Upper Darby was found to be in possession of 232 bags of the deadly drug and a fully loaded .38-caliber revolver with an obliterated serial number, according to police. Now, the young woman who is preparing to bring life into this world is at the center of a death investigation because Upper Darby police said that the labels on some of her bags of heroin matched the label found on a bag of heroin that was discovered in the pocket of a man who fatally overdosed from the drug the previous day. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 4 | via Philly.com
It's a truth addicts and health providers know well: Naloxone can reverse heroin overdoses, but it can't cure the addictions that cause them. In a small but growing number of places, people who land in hospitals after being revived by the drug are being guided toward long-term treatment. Comment?
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