County reserves beds at facility: Officials aim to reduce recidivism, help drug addicts

2017-09-25T17:21:59+00:00August 26th, 2017|Daily Reporter, Rehab|

HANCOCK COUNTY — County officials will spend $18,000 to reserve beds for local offenders at a women’s recovery center in Indianapolis. Four beds at the Dove Recovery House — one of the area’s leading drug-treatment facilities, local officials say — will be set aside for the next year for female offenders from Hancock County who

Officials in Hancock County say program to help inmates break heroin addiction shows promise

2017-09-25T16:18:04+00:00June 1st, 2017|CBS 4, Rehab|

GREENFIELD, Ind.- Hancock County says a program to get inmates off heroin is making headway. Late last year, they started offering inmates Vivitrol—a drug used to keep opioid addicts from craving the narcotic. Now county officials say the results are promising when it comes to keeping people off drugs and out of jail. Officials are