People have heroin solutions that we haven’t considered

While engaging with people regarding the heroin crisis, public officials and journalists are encountering unique solutions.

In Ross County south of Columbus, irritated with renters using drugs in his mobile homes, the owner set one of the units on fire. We don’t have a database suggesting that this practice is a long-term solution, though it would be curious to hear the owner’s experiences that led him to be so exasperated.

For proven solutions, check out this Your Voice Ohio blog for several at work in Ohio, among them needle exchanges, Quick Response Teams and data analysis.