Cop talk: Prescription drug abuse is serious problem

May 31, 2012 at 7:00 pm in Alexandria Echo Press

What kinds of prescription drugs are being abused and what should I look out for?
Prescription drug abuse can be broken down into three primary categories.
The first category is opioids. Opioids are generally prescribed as a pain killer and include the common prescriptions such as oxycodone, oxycontin, hydrocodone, vicodin, percocet, morphine, codeine and fentanyl. Continue Reading