SPRINGFIELD --There are more reasons why the heroin epidemic is getting worse.
EFFINGHAM -- Four people are charged with felonies in an ongoing methamphetamine investigation.
Update: 12:11 pm, 4/7/14, Monday EFFINGHAM -- Charges have been upgraded for at least one suspect in the death of an area woman.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is facing a heroin epidemic.
ILLINOIS -- State lawmakers are trying to make more room in prisons. A new bill could help do that by making the punishment for some drug crimes less severe.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Methamphetamine continues to a major problem, especially in Central Illinois. So, there's a new push to help cut down on product.
Update: 10:05 pm, 2/14/14, Friday ILLINOIS -- Heroin abuse is becoming a bigger problem in the state, so lawmakers are looking for solutions.
NATIONAL -- Doctors and law enforcement officials are warning about a cheap heroin knock-off that's surfaced in the state.
Prescription drug abuse is a problem that is all to often left unaddressed. Many americans struggle with this addiction, but there could be a solution.
SPRINGFIELD -- A home search led to the arrest of two men for possession of drugs.