Jun 28, 2019 | legal issues

Law Enforcement and Healthcare: Working Together

Problems related to prescription painkillers and heroin lead the news almost every night. Tens of thousands of Americans die every year from unintentionally overdosing on these drugs. Why do we have this problem? Dr. Gonzalez and Mr. Fazio assess the drug problem in the United States, and discuss the efforts of nontraditional law enforcement strategies and tactics, in collaboration with other stakeholders in fighting the opioid epidemic.