Taunton Couple Charged After Overdosing With Child In CarJeffrey Silva and Lynette Slocum overdosed on heroin Friday night with their two-year-old son in the backseat of the car.
Easton Public Schools To Carry Narcan To Combat Drug OverdosesEaston Public Schools will have Narcan available in case of an opioid overdose.
Correctional Officer, Inmates Team Up To Save Heroin Overdose Victim's LifeThe correctional officer lost a son to heroin last year.
217 Suspected Massachusetts Heroin Overdose Deaths This YearMassachusetts state police are reporting more than 200 suspected heroin overdose deaths during the first three months of this, a figure that doesn't even include the state's three largest cities.
Taunton Launches Plan To Fight Heroin After Dozens Of OverdosesThere have been 64 overdoses in the city traced to heroin just since the beginning of the year.
North Attleboro Drug Case Dismissed Under Good Samaritan LawLast November, Brock Lyons and a second man were arrested on five counts of drug possession. North Attleboro Police knew where to find them because they had called 911.