Five people face drug trafficking charges after a traffic stop on Route 495 in Hopkinton.
Ted Griswold of Brighton wants to co-direct a film about a band in Honduras that sings about drug trafficking and the ways in which it affects the people there.
Seven people, some of them college students, have been sentenced in federal court in New Hampshire on charges of shipping about $500,000 worth of marijuana and other drugs through the mail from California to Vermont and New Hampshire.
More than 700 law enforcement officers executed scores of federal and state arrest and arrest warrants in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Puerto Rico and Rhode Island, officials said.
Malden police along with State Police busted up a $1 million drug trafficking operation, the district attorney’s office announced on Thursday.
An East Boston man is facing drug trafficking charges after U.S. Postal Inspectors and Boston police uncovered a shipment of oxycodone pills disguised as aspirin.
Police say a woman gave her 10-year-old nephew a bag containing cocaine residue, a digital scale, and cash.
Prominent South Shore businessman Bill O’Connell is out on bail after being charged with drug trafficking and rape of a child under the age of 16.