Opioid epidemic

Better data could help fight the opioid crisis, says DOJ IG


A lack of complete and timely data is making it difficult for the agency to track trends in opioid diversion.

DHS’s opioid detection challenge yields 8 finalists


Could measuring how X-rays are diffracted when they pass through a parcel help find illicit drugs?

DHS launches $1.5 million opioid detection challenge


The goal is to find new tools and technologies that can help find opioids in the mail.

HHS roundtable highlights priorities for applying data to the opioid crisis


Joel Gurin and Katarin Rebello of CODE highlight the key findings of a recent HHS roundtable on open data and the opioid crisis.