Northern Ky consists of Covington, Newport, Ludlow, Dayton, Bellevue, Fort Thomas, Southgate, Wilder, Silver Grove and a few more. All these towns are about the same size as Cincinnati when you lump them together. Northern Ky has Two Thirds of heroin arrests for the entire state. Crime has started to increase due to this highly addictive drug. Break ins, theft, overdoses are all on the increase. addicts are stealing propane tanks off of grill to get a deposit back from vendors, stealing metal patio furniture for scrap metal and copper from commercial and residential HVAC units. It's terrible.
Cincinnati is just across the river from from and having the same problem. One of these stories say Kentucky residents are going across the river to Cinti to get the heroin. Not true, this is an attempt to paint our community in a better picture. Pull your head out of the sand!
Heroin Leads To Spike In Crime In Dayton, Kentucky - :: Cincinnati news story :: LOCAL 12 WKRC-TV in Cincinnati
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