Heroin

Drugs and weapons were seized by multiple law enforcement agencies. (WBZ-TV)

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.

06/29/2015

Gov, Baker announced his plan to fight opioid abuse Monday at the State House. (WBZ-TV)

Baker: $27 Million Needed To Fight Deadly Painkiller Addiction Epidemic

Gov. Baker said he expected the overall task force plan to require about $27 million in new state funding to implement.

06/22/2015

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Baker To Release Details, Recommendations From Opioid Panel

A surge in overdoses claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year.

06/21/2015

Drugs and weapons allegedly found at two Provincetown men's homes. (Photo by Provincetown Police Department)

2 Provincetown Men Facing Several Drug, Assault Charges

Two Provincetown men are facing a slew of drug and assault charges following an investigation by Provincetown and Truro police.

06/13/2015

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Gloucester PD Drug Program Aimed At ‘Changing The Conversation’ On Addiction

A drug program aimed at getting addicts clean rather than sending them to jail goes into effect next week in Gloucester.

05/27/2015

Correctional Officer Dennis Laubner (Photo credit Essex County Sheriff)

Correctional Officer, Inmates Team Up To Save Heroin Overdose Victim’s Life

The correctional officer lost a son to heroin last year.

05/19/2015

Medford police seized drugs, money and an illegal handgun. (Image Credit: Medford Police Department)

Medford Police Arrest 2 After Seizing Heroin, $40k Cash

Two men were arrested after Medford police seized more than $40,000, an illegal gun and 50 grams of heroin.

05/16/2015

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Gloucester Won’t Arrest Heroin Addicts Who Come To Police For Help

Gloucester is taking a new approach in the fight against the heroin epidemic.

05/06/2015

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Officials: More Than 1,000 Mass. Overdose Deaths In 2014

Top state and federal officials say more than 1,000 people died as a result of opioid-related overdoses in Massachusetts last year.

04/28/2015

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NH Parents Allegedly Overdose On Heroin While Giving Toddler A Bath

Police say the parents of a 3-year-old boy have been charged with endangering his welfare after they overdosed on heroin while giving him a bath in New Hampshire.

04/17/2015

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