Education, support key to addressing increased heroin abuse, speakers say

Thursday, May 24, 2012 | 11:42 p.m. CDT; updated 10:38 a.m. CDT, Friday, May 25, 2012

COLUMBIA — The Columbia Police Department and representatives from the medical and law enforcement communities discussed the recent increase of heroin and narcotic prescription-drug abuse in the area at a meeting Thursday night.