Police Must Protect Themselves Against Opioid Risks

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Synthetic opioids like fentanyl are far more potent than heroin. That's creating a new risk for police, who risk overdoses just by touching evidence or even breathing the air during a raid, NPR reports. In Harford County, Md., sheriff's deputy Kevin Phillips was in a basement helping on a drug overdose call. Hunting for more drugs, Phillips looked . . .

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