Newtown Police Chief Pasqualini Supports Narcan Use
Newtown Township Board of Supervisors Meeting, March 14, 2018
At the March 14, 2018, Board of Supervisors meeting, John Mack asked Police Chief Pasqualini if the Newtown Police Department is seeing any evidence of so-called “Naloxone parties” where attendees use opioid knowing that someone nearby has Naxolone in case they overdose? This was an issue raised in a news story about a non-peer reviewed "working paper" authored by two economics professors (see abstract below). The following video is the response from Chief Pasqualini.