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Mangano: More lives saved, less overdose deaths in September

At least 45 people were saved from overdoses in Nassau last month – revived either by members of the Nassau Police Department or local volunteer fire departments – or by civilians who County officials trained to administer Narcan – the … Continue reading

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MANGANO – COUNTY PROGRAM SAVES LIVES; SCHOOLS URGED TO DO SAME

By Eden Laikin County Executive Ed Mangano said today that at least 50 people, who received lifesaving training by Nassau officials over the past 5 years, have reported using those skills – and the lifesaving medication they were given – … Continue reading

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Three Plainview Teens Arrested After Another Teen Overdoses

By Eden Laikin Nassau Police arrested 3 teens in Plainview yesterday for illegal drug possession, in connection with the non-fatal overdose of an 18-year old high school student. During the arrest, Narcotics Detectives seized a significant amount of drugs, with … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Farmingdale

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites residents to attend a free Overdose Prevention Workshop on Monday, Sept. 25th from 7pm-9pm at Farmingdale High School, located at 150 Lincoln Street. Attendees will be trained to administer Naloxone, … Continue reading

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Mangano Recognizes International Overdose Awareness Day and National Recovery Month

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today recognized International Overdose Awareness Day, a global event held on August 31st each year, aimed at raising awareness to the fact that the tragedy of overdose deaths is preventable. On … Continue reading

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Mangano: Two More Drug Dealers Arrested in Nassau and More than 24 bags of heroin Taken off the Street

By Eden Laikin Two men suspected of being responsible for the drug overdoses of two Nassau residents –one resulting in a death – were arrested this weekend for attempting to sell Heroin. A third man was arrested for possession of … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Lynbrook

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is continuing to combat the heroin epidemic and save lives by joining with the Village of Lynbrook and Link Counseling Center—a division of Long Beach Reach outpatient counseling center—to host a … Continue reading

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