Four people were arrested after a drug sting on the Cape.
More than 700 law enforcement officers executed scores of federal and state arrest and arrest warrants in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Puerto Rico and Rhode Island, officials said.
A probationary Boston firefighter allegedly caught buying heroin while on duty is off the job and facing charges.
A Brockton man is facing drug trafficking charges after State Police found almost a half kilo of heroin hidden in the center console of his car.
Last 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.
A Hyde Park man is facing heroin trafficking charges after a traffic stop on the Mass. Pike in Grafton.
A reputed high-ranking member of the New England mob and an associate are returning to court for sentencing after they were convicted of ordering a break-in at a Boston-area home to steal heroin and money.
Two Nashua men were booked on heroin possession charges in Lawrence this week.
State Police stopped a minivan on Route 290 saying the driver was following another vehicle too closely. They found close to 750 grams of heroin inside.
A Framingham woman previously charged in a robbery at Symphony Hall earlier this month has been arrested again for a string of robberies over Christmas weekend.