Drug Testing

William Hinton State Lab in Jamaica Plain

I-Team: State Drug Lab Chemist’s Actions Could Affect Thousands Of Cases

State Police Superintendent Col. Timothy Alben said the issues are isolated to one person who has worked at the lab since 2003. But, it likely involves thousands of local police cases.


Nick Boldyga (credit: 3rdHampden.com, Boldyga Campaign Site)

Bill Would Require Drug Tests For Welfare Recipients

A Massachusetts lawmaker wants to study the possibility of making drug and alcohol testing a requirement for welfare recipients.


Boston firefighters get 1st drug, alcohol tests

The first random and drug alcohol tests have been administered to Boston firefighters.