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Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part Two

December 14th 2015

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part Two Part Two of a Three-Part Series (Crystal A. Proxmire) Ferndale, MI – How common is crime at the Motorama? This question comes up from time to time as the public hears about the most serious of cases, including a heroin-related death earlier this year. On April 20, 2015 […]

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part One

November 29th 2015

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part One Part One of a Three-Part Series (Crystal A. Proxmire) Ferndale, MI – How common is crime at the Motorama? This question comes up from time to time as the public hears about the most serious of cases, including a heroin-related death earlier this year. On April 20, 2015 […]

150 Narcan Kits Donated to Help Prevent Heroin Deaths

November 6th 2015

150 Narcan Kits Donated to Help Prevent Heroin Deaths (OCCMHA Press Release, Nov. 6, 2015) Training, treatment, and intervention are all part of the strategy to equip and prepare Oakland County deputies in the ongoing campaign against opioid misuse and heroin overdoses. This collaborative effort is being spearheaded by Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority […]

Wixom: Lights of Hope Event Focuses on Opiate… Sept. 13

September 9th 2015

Wixom: Lights of Hope Event Focuses on Opiate Addiction, Loss and Recovery Sept. 13 (event) September is National Recovery Month! The Addicts Mom (TAM) groups traditional Lights of Hope will be held on September 13th and this event is our opportunity to support our loved ones in their respective stages of recovery and honor those […]

Sixth Narcan Save This Year for Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept.

June 19th 2015

Sixth Narcan Save This Year for Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept. (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, June 19, 2015) INCIDENT:  20:40 hrs. – June 16, 2015 – Highland Township – Overdose / Narcan Administered. #15-93239 SUMMARY:  Highland Township deputies were dispatched to the 1700 block of Valley Drive for the report of a female that had overdosed […]

Narcan Used to Revive Passenger in Suspected Heroin-Related Crash

May 26th 2015

Narcan Used to Revive Passenger in Suspected Heroin-Related Crash (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 26, 2015) INCIDENT: 11:10 hrs. –May 18, 2015– City of Pontiac – Property Damage Accident / Operating While in the Presence of Drugs (OWPD) / Narcan Administered   #15-74954 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the intersection of Perry and Giddings for a traffic […]