SALEM, Ore. — A new report says Oregon ranks fourth in the country for illicit drug use.
The Oregon High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Monday released its 2013 Threat Assessment and Counter-Drug Strategy.
The report says the number of illicit drug deaths rose between 2010 and 2011 by 20 percent.
Heroin deaths spiked more than any other drug. There were 59 percent more of them.