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Deaths linked to cocaine are still on the rise

Date - 10th August 2018
By - JJ Hutber- Police Oracle
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Deaths involving powerful painkiller fentanyl have risen by almost a third, official figures show. There were 75 fatalities linked to the opioid in England and Wales last year, an increase of 29 per cent from 2016 when there were 58. The figures,...
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