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News - August 23, 2019

Fears of fentanyl exposure may be overblown

Los Altos police exposure triggered hazmat response, but no officers had opioid symptoms

by Kevin Forestieri

Last week, the Santa Clara County Fire Department responded to an emergency at the Los Altos Police Department's headquarters. Three officers were processing evidence and had accidentally been exposed to a powerful synthetic opioid called fentanyl.

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