drugs

Report: ‘Revolving door’ system for homeless focuses too much on short-term assistance

Advocates argue for longer-term emphasis on housing, treatment and stability

 

Inside Glide’s safe injection site simulation

Mayor London Breed and community members got a look at what a…

 

Scoop: Drugs found in Carrie Fisher’s body at time of death

Judy Garland. Jimi Hendrix. Elvis Presley. John Belushi. Michael Jackson. Amy Winehouse.…

 

SF man gets six years in prison for methamphetamine trafficking

A San Francisco resident was convicted Wednesday of possessing with intent to distribute methamphetamine…

Tenderloin health efforts break from tradition as support for supervised injection sites grows

Solving intractable problems in an urban environment like the Tenderloin takes some…

A drug run in the slow lane

It’s been a while since I’ve taken anyone on a drug run.…

Scoop: Selma Blair freaks out on plane

It sounds like a scene from a movie she could have been…

Decade of tracking homeless deaths in SF sheds light on imperfect system

Note to Readers: This story is part of a package investigating the…

Mayor Ed Lee faces criticism for opposing supervised injection facilities

From a needle exchange program to supporting the distribution of naloxone to…

SFO security screeners indicted on drug smuggling, fraud charges

A trio of security screeners were busted allegedly allowing undercover agents at…

Fillmore marquee act: Proposed signage to highlight iconic music venue

Among San Francisco’s most storied and iconic cultural institutions is the Fillmore…

Gov. Brown signs law requiring translation of drug information

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that requires California pharmacists to…

San Francisco may require drug companies to dispose of unwanted drugs

Some city leaders are calling on drug companies to start disposing of…

FedEx charged with assisting illegal pharmacies

Federal authorities on Thursday charged FedEx with assisting illegal pharmacies by knowingly…

Man robbed of tablet while trying to buy drugs in the Tenderloin

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San Francisco’s drug disposal program hailed as a success, but funding is drying up

San Francisco’s pilot program for drug disposal is being hailed as a…

Don’t get caught in the drug shortage crisis

You’ve seen it on TV, heard about it from friends and maybe…

Let’s bring back stigma against cultural vandalism

When is a flawless, gleaming, plate-glass shop window a broken window? Boston…

Getting smart is how to deal with illicit drugs

No parent wants to see their kids’ lives trashed by drug use.…

Supermarket for Illegal drugs pops up on Internet

WHAT: It’s not easy to find and access, but the Silk Road…