Each small flag represents a drug overdose in Acushnet this year.
Police say 28-year-old Lynette Slocomb and her boyfriend, 30-year-old Jeffrey Silva, were arrested after overdosing on heroin with their baby in the backseat of a car.
Taunton police say the father was found passed out by a convenience store and had to be revived.
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.