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University police officers equipped with naloxone

University police officers equipped with naloxone

Abby Anstead, Managing Editor

April 1, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, News

Sixteen naloxone kits were delivered to the Northern Kentucky University Police Department on April 1, making them one of the first university police departments in the region to carry the life-saving drug. The kits were provided free of charge by St. Elizabeth. Naloxone, also known as Narcan, reverses t...

NKU police to carry naloxone by end of summer

NKU police to carry naloxone by end of summer

Abby Anstead, Managing Editor

February 24, 2016


Filed under Crime, Featured Story, News

  Northern Kentucky University Police Department will be one of the first university law enforcement agencies in the region to carry naloxone, also known as Narcan, a drug that reverses heroin overdose.Officers will be equipped with naloxone by the end of summer, which will enable them to preven...

An agent for change

An agent for change

Abby Anstead, Managing Editor

February 9, 2016


Filed under Featured Story, News

Student advocates for life-saving drug to reverse heroin overdose.

The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.
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