DEA Report: Greatest U.S. Drug Threat Is Homegrown

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The homegrown problem of prescription painkiller abuse continues to be the biggest, deadliest drug threat to the United States, according to the DEA's 2017 National Drug Threat Assessment. The report says there were 52,000 overdose deaths in 2015, the most recent year for which data is provided, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!