Northern York County Regional Police Officers carrying Narcan

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Northern York County Regional Police Officers began carrying Naloxone on March 30, 2015, according to a release from the department today.

Naloxone is a medicine used to reverse the effects of a narcotic overdose. It is commonly referred to as Narcan.

The medication comes in the form of a liquid that is then sprayed into the victims nose through an atomizer.

This project is funded by the York County District Attorney’s Office.