Plea Agreement Calls For 20-Year Sentence In NH Teen's Overdose DeathA plea agreement for a man accused of giving a 17-year-old girl a powerful painkiller that caused her death at a New Hampshire motel calls for a 20-year prison sentence.
Boston Police Warn Of Fentanyl Disguised As OxycodoneBoston Police are warning that a small blue pill being sold on the street illegally as Oxycodone has actually been found to be the deadly drug Fentanyl.
State Police Seize 'Extremely Dangerous' Narcotic Causing Overdose DeathsA kilo of Fentanyl was found in a South Boston man's SUV on Route 495.
Opioid-Related Deaths Continue To Rise In MassachusettsThe number of opioid-related deaths in Massachusetts continues to climb, fueled by the use of fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opiate that's often mixed with heroin, according to new statistics.
Nashua Mother And Daughter Charged With Selling HeroinA mother and daughter were arrested Friday after an investigation into the sale of heroin in Nashua.
DEA Agents, Haverhill Police Charge Man With Trafficking HeroinDEA agents and Haverhill Police have charged a man with trafficking heroin following his arrest Friday afternoon in a McDonald's parking lot.
Two Charged After Tewksbury Bust; Fentanyl-Laced Heroin SuspectedA man and woman were found with 30 kilograms of a substance believed to be the deadly synthetic opioid fentanyl Friday, Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan announced Monday.
Police Warn About 'Hollywood' Heroin Linked To 5 Deaths In Mass.There is now a new warning about an even more deadly batch of heroin that has made its way into the state.
Shooting Of NH Woman Leads To Largest Drug Bust 'In Recent History'Police in Manchester, New Hampshire, say the shooting of a woman last week has led to three drug arrests and the seizure of heroin, fentanyl, guns and over $200,000.
Trial Begins For Mass. Doctor Charged In Drug CaseA former doctor was alternately portrayed as a reckless prescriber of powerful, addictive drugs and a compassionate caregiver who tried to help people suffering from chronic pain, as his federal trial began Tuesday.
NH Medic Accused Of Stealing Drugs From AmbulanceA man who was working as an ambulance medic in Peterborough, New Hampshire is accused of stealing drugs from ambulances numerous times over the course of a year.