Gov. Christie announces heroin overdose treatment plan to begin in Ocean, Monmouth counties
Gov. Chris Christie met with first responders Wednesday to announce a program that will train police officers to administer emergency treatment for those who overdose on heroin.
The meeting in Brick Township comes more than a week after the governor signed a waiver allowing first responders in New Jersey to carry and administer Narcan. The nasally-injected drug counteracts the effects...