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Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Dealing Heroin To OC High School Students

Juan Vidrio, 26, was taken into custody this week, five months after authorities began an investigation into drug sales in the seaside city they say revealed Vidrio was selling heroin to teenagers.

08/08/2014

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Ventura Man Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter For Heroin Overdose Death

A 23-year-old Ventura man was in custody Friday on an involuntary manslaughter charge related to the February death of a man who overdosed on heroin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman arrives for the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles, California, November 18, 2013. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

‘60 Minutes’ To Rebroadcast Philip Seymour Hoffman Interview Sunday

The re-edited interview will include previously un-aired material.

02/07/2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman arrives for the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles, California, November 18, 2013. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

4 Arrested In Connection With Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death

Four people have been arrested in connection with Philip Seymour Hoffman’s heroin-related death.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman arrives for the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles, California, November 18, 2013. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Addiction Expert Weighs In On Hoffman’s Death

Family, friends and fans of Philip Seymour Hoffman are reeling from the news of the 46-year-old actor’s death from an apparent drug overdose.

02/02/2014

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Simi Valley Man Arrested For Allegedly Possessing Heroin, Other Illegal Drugs

A 24-year-old Simi Valley man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing heroin as well as oxycodone and other narcotics.

01/31/2014

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San Fernando Valley Symposium Aimed At Sharp Rise In Heroin Use

Heroin use across the Valley – which is currently home to some 1.8 million people – has seen an “astronomical rise” over the last decade, according the nonprofit BILY.

01/13/2014

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‘The Face Of Heroin Has Changed,’ Family Warns After Losing Son, 19

The Isaac family is opening up about the drug that brought their 19-year-old son’s life to an end on August 21, when he was found dead from a drug overdose.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2013

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Sheriff’s Employee Arrested For Allegedly Distributing Meth, Heroin To Inmates

A 13-year veteran of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department was arrested Tuesday for allegedly distributing drugs to inmates at a Castaic jail.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2013

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2 Arrested In Long Beach Drug Bust

Two men were jailed Thursday night following an undercover investigation by Long Beach police that resulted in the confiscation of 12 pounds of drugs, $118,000 in cash and nine firearms.

09/05/2013

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3 Arrested During Drug Raid At Riverside County Home

Authorities arrested three men Wednesday during a drug raid at a Riverside County house.

08/16/2013

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‘Glee’ Season Delayed By Cory Monteith’s Death

Fox TV says that production will be delayed on its series “Glee” because of the death of star Cory Monteith.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/19/2013

Actor Cory Monteith, best known for his role on "Glee", died on July 13, 2013. He was 31 years old. (Photo credit: Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Chrysalis)

Coroner: Cory Monteith Died From Heroin, Alcohol Overdose

The British Columbia Coroner Tuesday confirmed that “Glee” star Cory Monteith died from an overdose of heroin and alcohol.

CBS Los Angeles–07/16/2013

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Man Gets 14 Years For Role In Heroin Overdose Of Boy, 13, At Sleepover

A man accused of injecting a 13-year-old with the heroin that caused him to overdose and die at a sleepover was sentenced to 14 years in state prison Monday.

CBS Los Angeles–06/24/2013

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Attorney Accused Of Smuggling Heroin In Greeting Card To Jailed Client

Los Angeles attorney faces conspiracy and other charge involving an alleged attempt to smuggle heroin inside a greeting card to one of his clients incarcerated in county jail, the District Attorney’s Office announced Friday.

04/12/2013

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