Benton Harbor Public Safety Launches Anonymous Tip App
Letting police in Benton Harbor know of crimes is now easier for smartphone users. The city has released its Tip411 mobile app called Benton Harbor DPS, which can be found in the Google Play Store and Apple
What Are the Public Health Consequences of Legalizing Marijuana?
Legalizing and allowing profit-maximizing firms to produce, sell, and advertise recreational marijuana would likely increase marijuana consumption. But how would this increased consumption influence the use of other substances?
How Public Health Recordkeepers Struggle With Tracking Synthetic Opioids
As more people die of overdoses — sometimes after unknowingly using highly potent opioids — public health officials are also struggling for clarity.
JoCo Public Health: Protect wells, groundwater before floodwaters hit
Johnson County Public Health officials are reminding County residents, who have private wells on their property that might be in danger of being flooded, to take precautions now to protect their wells.
How Public Health Outreach Ended A 1990s Measles Outbreak And What's Different Now
Updated at 6:50 p.m. ET This year's measles outbreak is the largest since the 1990s. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Monday
Should porn be classified as a public health crisis? Arizona lawmakers are moving in that...
Dustin Gardiner -- Legislative Reporter -- The ARIZONA REPUBLIC, talks to WDEL's Allan Loudell from Phoenix, AZ
Cause of Harbor Fire Under Investigation
Honolulu fire officials are investigating what caused flames to engulf a giant forklift at Pier 39 at Honolulu Harbor yesterday.
'Rise of the e-cig and Juul': Public health educating parents, school staff on kids vaping trends
Public Health Madison and Dane County is scheduling presentations called Rise of the E-Cigarette and Juul at local high schools to talk to parents and school staff about the popularity and dangers of vaping.
Surgeon General: We Need To Change How We Sell Public Health To Become A Healthier Country
U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams was in Madison where he gave a frank talk about what works — and doesn’t work — regarding public health.
Why one Michigan mother says legalizing pot would increase public health and safety
Multiple polls show that roughly 60 percent of Michigan voters want to see marijuana legalized.
How & why anti-vaxxers are working to undermine public health officials in measles outbreak...
Lena Sun -- Health Reporter -- The WASHINGTON POST, talks to WDEL's Allan Loudell from Washington
'We work tirelessly to save lives': Delaware's top public health official testifies at DC hearing...
Washington turns its focus to the opioid crisis, with some input from Delaware.
Public tips lead to arrest in attempted robbery investigation, deputies say
Spartanburg County deputies said tips from the public helped investigators identify and arrest a suspect in connection with an attempted armed robbery in which a good Samaritan was stabbed trying to stop the would-be thief.
Authorities investigating Indiana murders receive thousands of tips from public
Indiana State Police(DELPHI, Ind.) — Authorities investigating the slayings of two girls in Indiana have received over 1,900 tips since making an impassioned plea on Wednesday for people to come forward with information, a law enforcement source close to the investigation told ABC News Friday The surge in tips followed the release of a new video clip retrieved from the cellphone of one of the victims…
Authorities investigating Indiana murders receive 500 tips from public
Indiana State Police(DELPHI, Ind.) — Authorities investigating the slayings of two girls in Indiana have received over 500 tips since making an impassioned plea on Wednesday for people to come forward with information, a law enforcement source close to the investigation told ABC News Thursday The surge in tips followed the release of a new video clip retrieved from the cellphone of one of the victims…
Health officials investigate 14 cases of Salmonella infection
Preliminary investigations found a possible link to poke that contained limu from a seaweed farm on Oahu
Public may never know results of harassment investigation into top cop
Nearly one year ago, WDEL first reported that New Castle County Police's second-in-command was placed on administrative leave over harassment allegations.
What is a public health laboratory?
What is a public health laboratory? They operate as a first line of defense to protect the public against diseases and other health hazards. --- The Association…
Topeka Public Schools is investigating why parents received a bizarre phone call
Parents that received the call, or heard it on their voicemail were confused since the call was recorded in a different language.
FDA holds first public hearing on health effects of CBD
The Food and Drug Administration is holding its first hearing to assess the safety and efficacy of CBD products.