As of Sunday, 17 people who have come in to the Gloucester Police department asking for help for their opioid addiction have been admitted to the the department’s ANGEL program.
Police received a weapons threat that turned out to be unfounded on Saturday morning.
Chief Campanello is promising that any addict who walks into his police station in Gloucester with drugs will get help not handcuffs,
Isaac Pike was honored for leading his squad to safety during a 2003 attack in Iraq.
A drug program aimed at getting addicts clean rather than sending them to jail goes into effect next week in Gloucester.
Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello’s promise to not charge heroin addicts if they turn their drugs in may “lack legal authority,” the Essex District Attorney warned.
The day he received a commendation for saving a suicidal woman, a Massachusetts State Police trooper rescued another woman who was considering jumping from the same bridge the first incident took place.
If you’ve ever wanted to have your own movie theater, here’s your chance.
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued several members of the Canadian tall ship Liana’s Ransom despite difficult conditions.
A duck became tangled in a net and stuck on the ice in Gloucester, prompting a rescue by the Animal Rescue League.