Click Here For Full Report: The New Hampshire Medical Examiner’s Office released this latest death toll due to opiate abuse.
“There were 114 deaths in the first three months of 2015 and about 111 confirmed and potential drug deaths for the same time period this year so it looks like we are on track,” said Kim Fallon, Chief Forensic Investigator at the NH Office of Chief Medical Examiner. Fallon cautioned, however, that it is too early to make predictions for 2016.
Drug Deaths by Year:
2011 — 201
2012 — 163
2013 — 192
2014 — 326
*2016 — 27
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