About the Ohio Opioid Settlement Project


Harm Reduction Ohio President Dennis Cauchon will serve as editor of Ohio Opioid Settlement Project. Cauchon, 64, was a national reporter for USA TODAY for 27 years before starting Harm Reduction Ohio in 2017. He has done in-depth reporting on the drug war, the World Trade Center attacks, the O.J.. Simpson trial, the U.S. Supreme Court and other topics.

He founded Harm Reduction Ohio in 2017 after taking a buyout from USA TODAY. Today, Harm Reduction Ohio is the state’s largest drug policy reform organization and Ohio’s largest Project DAWN program. Harm Reduction Ohio distributes naloxone online (order here) and through a statewide network of lay distributors.

Cauchon can be reached at editor@ohiosettlement.org.

Dennis Cauchon, editor of the Opioid Settlement Project and president of Harm Reduction Ohio