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Saint John Police Issue Warning About Drug Use And Overdoses

Wed October 14, 2020

A warning from the Saint John Police Force on drug use and the serious repercussions. In the last several months, officers have responded to numerous calls of an overdose due to the use of illicit street drugs, with some resulting in fatalities.

SJPF is advising anyone who uses illicit street drugs to be mindful of the potential of toxic combinations.   

Residents that are struggling with addiction are reminded, several groups provide assistance in Saint John including Avenue B and Horizon Health Network.   

Jim Hennessy
Manager of Communications/Public Information
Saint John Police Force
saintjohn.ca
1-506-632-6138