Police say they stopped a driver who was violating the “hands free” law and ended up arresting him on several drug charges in Manchester, New Hampshire on Saturday.
If the President wants to reduce the sentences for some non-violent drug offenders, he won’t get much support from Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson.
Federal and New Hampshire authorities say they are looking for a man and woman with ties to Massachusetts who are wanted on drug charges.
A 35-year-old Lawrence man is facing several charges after police allegedly found seven kilos of heroin, two guns and more than $350,000 in cash during a multi-agency search of his home and a truck on Friday.
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.
Gov. Baker said he expected the overall task force plan to require about $27 million in new state funding to implement.
A surge in overdoses claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year.
Two Provincetown men are facing a slew of drug and assault charges following an investigation by Provincetown and Truro police.
A drug program aimed at getting addicts clean rather than sending them to jail goes into effect next week in Gloucester.
The correctional officer lost a son to heroin last year.