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PCC on 'giving heroin to drug users'

Work With Offenders looks at a new approach to helping entrenched addicts in Middlesbrough.

Launchpad: PCC Barry Coppinger, left, with Daniel Ahmed from the Foundations Medical Practice

Launchpad: PCC Barry Coppinger, left, with Daniel Ahmed from the Foundations Medical Practice

Date - 11th October 2019
By - Russell Webster - Work With Offenders
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Heroin addicts in Middlesbrough are to receive daily doses of a medical grade equivalent from next week as part of plans to reduce deaths, stop crime and undermine drug dealers. The Heroin Assisted Treatment (HAT) programme is claimed to be the...
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