fentanyl

Guilty plea by Melville woman charged in January drug and weapon bust

Guilty plea by Melville woman charged in January drug and weapon bust

Jun 18, 2024 | 11:46am
A guilty plea has been entered by one of three people arrested in connection with a drug and weapon bust in Yorkton and Melville. In Yorkton Provincial Court Monday, 22-year-old Amber Gettel of Melville pleaded guilty to Possession of Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking, while a charge of Possession of a Dangerous Weapon was […]
Naloxone resistant fentanyl could be circulating in Saskatchewan

Naloxone resistant fentanyl could be circulating in Saskatchewan

Dec 12, 2023 | 8:51pm
The RCMP are warning there is a dangerous strain of fentanyl circulating in Southern Saskatchewan, particularly in the Swift Current and Moose Jaw areas.  The biggest concern is this strain could be resistant to but may be resistant to naloxone, a fast-acting drug used to temporarily reverse the effects of overdoses caused by opioids. Police […]