Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside still feeling crush of Fentanyl crisis

According to the B.C. Coroner’s Service, there were 161 drug overdose deaths in the province – 25 per cent more people died compared to the same time in 2017.

No place has been hit harder than Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside where some say the situation is critical.

Video Journalist / Vancouver

A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a talent agent for film and TV. She joined APTN National News in 2007 as a Video Journalist in the Vancouver bureau. In 2010, she was the recipient of the Amnesty International Human Rights Journalism Award for her story on murdered and missing women and girls.


2 thoughts on “Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside still feeling crush of Fentanyl crisis

  1. From Edmonton…. Sad… We have it here to… Why so much news about east side all the time…. What about 107 Ave (Edmonton)…. Or… The Red Mile (Calgary)…. Or n e where else it’s a concern Frick eastside lol

  2. From Edmonton…. Sad… We have it here to… Why so much news about east side all the time…. What about 107 Ave (Edmonton)…. Or… The Red Mile (Calgary)…. Or n e where else it’s a concern Frick eastside lol

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