It’s pure, cheap, addictive and taking lives. Learn more about why heroin is so dangerous and what its effects are like.
Although methamphetamine production is still Rockbridge County’s No. 1 drug problem, the Rockbridge Regional Drug Task Force has seen a 150 percent increase in heroin sale and use in the past year.
The Virginia legislature is quickly trying to pass legislation that will help combat rising death rates. Rockbridge County is focused on targeting sellers from out of town.