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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

(Photo from BPDNews.com)

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

Crystal meth bought by undercover Boston Police officers. (BPD photo)

2 Men Arrested For Dealing Crystal Meth In Downtown Boston

Two men were arrested Sunday after allegedly selling crystal meth to undercover Boston Police officers.

09/09/2013

Molly. (WBZ-TV Photo)

Concerts Canceled After “Molly” Overdoses

Several New England venues are making changes after incidents involving the drug “Molly.”

09/05/2013

Brittany Flannigan was a student at Plymouth State. (Credit: Family Photo)

NH Teen Dead, 2 People In Hospital After Overdoses At House Of Blues

Boston police are looking into three apparent drug overdoses at the House of Blues early Wednesday morning in which one person died.

08/28/2013

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