Fentynal is fast, cheap and deadly by Reuters

Reuters obtained and analyzed ten year’s worth of data on drugs seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents at ports of entry along the southern border. The dataset provides more detail, over a longer period, than publicly available CBP statistics. It includes over 85,000 individual drug seizure events, providing a granular look at the scale and speed of the biggest shift in drug smuggling in a generation.

Hand drawn animations and shocking charts accompany thie heart-wrenching story on how fentanyl replaced heroin and hooked America.