State Report Finds Surge in Drug Overdose Deaths

A state report has found that drug overdoses surged during the Covid-19 epidemic, increasing by 68 percent. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said that an analysis found that deaths increased by nearly 5,000 people from 2019 to 2021. The surge is largely due¬† to illicit fentanyl … Continue reading State Report Finds Surge in Drug Overdose Deaths