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Police should focus on violence, not investigating drug overdoses [Letter]

Why are we wasting law enforcement resources on people who are trying to kill themselves, quickly or slowly? Is there some government law that governs the purity of heroin ("A fatal addiction," Feb. 4)? Use the energy and people to prevent and solve the violent crimes against innocent people. Obviously, insufficient resources are being utilized in that fight.

Thomas F. McDonough, Towson

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