La Vista police recognized for using CPR, Narcan to save 19-year-old’s life

As the opioid epidemic continues to run its course, more and more metro first responders are using the drug Narcan to reverse the effects of overdoses.

Two La Vista police officers were honored Tuesday night for their lifesaving efforts, becoming the first on their department to recognize the need to use the opioid antidote drug while on a call.