Heroin and St. Louis

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has devoted considerable energy in the past several months on the heroin epidemic.

Reporter Jesse Bogan and photographer David Carson combed the streets of St. Louis to describe the drug’s broad reach. A mass killer: St. Louis heroin deaths hit a new high

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A follow-up piece by the same duo looks at the lack of a cohesive treatment strategy.

“Proven treatment is out there for heroin addicts. But good luck getting it in Missouri.”

Go to this collection page for more, much of which includes the work of  reporters on my team.

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