ALERT Feb. 12, 2019:
The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit has alerted health professionals and emergency responders of a recent spike in the number of drug overdoses seen at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre.
See details on the SMDHU website.
ALERT Oct. 18, 2018:
Barrie Police have reported that a dangerous strain of suspected Heroin and/or Cocaine has surfaced within the community. The substance is believed to have a purple colouring and is suspected to have been consumed in a recent sudden death and overdose.