GOVERNOR TO BATTLE HEROIN EPIDEMIC WITH TRIAL PROGRAM

chris-christieCops and rescue personnel in two New Jersey counties will carry a drug that counteracts a heroin overdose during a trial program.  New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced a new program that will be tried in Ocean and Monmouth counties as a way to save lives more quickly following a heroin overdose.  Every police officer in both counties will be carrying naloxone within six weeks.