Wednesday, September 16, 2009

More VSA Headlines - September

Propane sniffing teens in Canada...New huffing laws in the US...
Dust-Off driving death in Philadelphia... More headlines from around the world about the impact of volatile substance abuse.
Bettendorf prepares to expand huffing ordinance Quad City Times Redington said the city decided to add "organic" to the law because they have heard of people huffing something known as "jenkem."

State police honor Clarion officer for drugged driving recognition Clarion News - Clarion, PA, USA... has the distinction of being only the second evaluation of more than 2000 in Pennsylvania in which an inhalant was called and confirmed by toxicology. ...
Propane-sniffing teens believed behind Sask. tank fire CBC.ca Propane-sniffing teenagers were probably responsible for a storage tank fire that erupted a week ago on a northern reserve, officials say. ...
Rescued man was sniffing paint, police say San Antonio Express By Eva Ruth Moravec - Express-News San Antonio police arrested a 50-year-old man suspected of sniffing spray paint from a beer can while San Antonio Fire ...
Cops: 'Huffing' cause of fatal Delco crash Philadelphia Daily News Upper Darby police Superintendent Michael Chitwood Sr. said yesterday that the toxicology results show that Jankins, 20, of Haverford, was huffing the ...
Over 100 treated at Stanley Express Buzz “We treated a three-year-old child who got addicted to sniffing petrol. The child had first accidentally sniffed petrol in a tank when his father was ...

Editorial: Horrors of huffing just don't go away Delaware County Daily Times Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood said, “From the beginning of the investigation we thought she had been huffing. The bottom line is, ...