By A.J. ETHERINGTON
THE COURIER 

Law Enforcement Train on Overdose-Reversing Drug

 

November 18, 2020

A.J. Etherington / the Courier

Valley County Sheriff's Deputy McKinzie Parrish practices administering Naloxone at the Valley County Courthouse on Nov. 13. The remedial training gives law enforcement the ability to carry the drug in order to reverse opioid overdoses.

There have been over 700 opioid overdose fatalities in Montana since 2000. Many of those deaths were not the result of illicit drugs, but rather due to the use of prescription drugs for pain. In response, the state has sought to field overdose-rev...



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