Tag Archives: Narcan

Drug overdoses in Humboldt jail

Drug overdoses in Humboldt jail

  Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office EUREKA – Humboldt County Correctional Deputies and medical staff at the Humboldt County Correctional Facility used medication to save four individuals suspected of overdosing on fentanyl. Over the past weekend, correctional deputies were alerted to four separate medical emergencies occurring inside the same housing unit. On all four occasions, deputies

APD takes on drug plague

Paul Mann Mad River Union ARCATA – In a model effort to help combat Humboldt’s often fatal opiate scourge, the Arcata Police Department is about to equip its officers with a life-saving nasal spray that reportedly can reverse an overdose in minutes. APD will be the first law enforcement agency in the county to deploy