Roadside drug detection

With the legalization or decriminalization of more recreational drugs, alcohol is no longer the only substance that police need to recognize. For years, police have used blood alcohol content as a reliable indicator of intoxication. Yet methods for detecting whether a...

Why is heroin so addictive?

The New York opioid crisis is a little confusing when you do not have an addiction to these drugs. You may wonder why someone would continue to use heroin or prescription opioids if they knew how dangerous they are. It may be hard to understand because you do not know...

Drilling down on DWIs

Driving while under the influence is a serious problem in New York and throughout the U.S. While traffic deaths from drunk driving crashes have fallen by a third in the past three decades, still over 10,000 people have died from such crashes in recent years. DWI is a...