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Ambulances outside TD Garden. (Katie Brace/WBZ-TV)

Boston City Councilor Wants Inquiry Into Avicii Concert

Nearly 40 young people were taken to the hospital for drug and alcohol-related problems during Avicii’s concert on June 25th.

07/07/2014

Michael Daniels, 33, of Peabody, is taken into custody outside North Station. (WBZ-TV)

Man Arrested After Chase, Crash In North End Says He Was High

A man arrested for leading police on a high speed chase through two states tells officers he was high the whole time.

06/16/2014

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5 Airline Employees Busted In Alleged Cash Smuggling Operation At Logan Airport

Several commercial airline employees at Logan Airport are facing conspiracy and money laundering charges for allegedly using their security clearances to smuggle $417,000 in cash past security checkpoints and onto commercial flights.

05/29/2014

Patrick Kennedy (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Patrick Kennedy Promotes Mental Health In Boston

Patrick Kennedy, one of the nation’s leading advocates for better treatment of the mentally ill, was in Boston Thursday, sharing his own struggle with bipolar disorder and addiction.

04/03/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Boston Police Seize Heroin, Cocaine, Cash From Roxbury Home

Boston police are reporting a significant heroin bust at a home on Washington Street in Roxury.

02/13/2014

(Photo from Billerica Police)

Police Seize Gun, Drugs, Cash From Billerica Home

A 25-year-old man is facing drug dealing and gun charges after an anonymous tip led police to his home.

12/07/2013

State Police say Trooper Shawn D’Amato was under the influence of alcohol and drugs when he slammed into this cruiser, Nov. 25. (WBZ-TV)

Off-Duty State Trooper Charged With OUI, Hitting Another Trooper’s Cruiser In Crash

Two state troopers were hurt in a crash in Revere early Monday morning and State Police say one of them was driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol.

11/25/2013

Winthrop Auxiliary Police officer Bledar Naco (Winthrop PD photo)

Winthrop Auxiliary Police Officer Accused Of Dealing Drugs Out Of Cruiser

Bledar Naco was arrested by the FBI, Winthrop and Revere Police Departments late last Thursday.

10/07/2013

Incense sticks.   (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)

Middleboro Officials Concerned Drugs Marketed As Incense

Middleboro officials say drugs disguised as incense, are being marketed to children in their town.

09/24/2013

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