Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided with Naloxone)

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The Circleville Police Department is a member of Project DAWN. All Patrol Officers carry Naloxone which is used to block the effects of opioid overdoses. 

Project DAWN is a community-based overdose education and Naloxone distribution program. Project DAWN participants receive training on:

  • Recognizing the signs and symptoms of overdose
  • Distinguishing between different types of overdose
  • Performing rescue breathing
  • Calling emergency medical services
  • Administering intranasal Naloxone