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BC 2017 OD Death Count Tops 1100

Fraser Valley/Victoria – More than 1,100 British Columbians have died due to suspected illicit drug overdoses, according to data released today by the BC Coroners Service. Preliminary data indicate there were 80 suspected drug overdose deaths this September, representing a…



No Surprise – BC OD Deaths In 2017, Outpacing 2016

Vancouver/Victoria/Fraser Valley – A contaminated drug supply continues to pose risk to people using illegal drugs. According to data released by the BC Coroners Service, British Columbia’s illicit drug overdose deaths, through the first eight months of 2017, already have…