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.
A Brockton man is facing charges of cocaine trafficking after police pulled him over on his moped.
The state’s growing heroin and prescription drug abuse crisis is getting the attention of the Massachusetts Medical Society.
Families who have suffered through addiction are sharing their stories with top state lawmakers.
Massachusetts 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.
Six people were arrested after the drugs and money were found inside a Blackstone River Road apartment in Worcester.
Three men charged with being in possession of about $1 million worth of heroin were arraigned Friday in Malden District Court, police say.
A spike in fatal heroin overdoses in a short period of time has prompted police departments across the state to warn residents about the dangerous and growing epidemic.
A task force created by Gov. Charlie Baker to tackle the state’s heroin and prescription drug abuse crisis is getting to work starting on Tuesday.
Police say a bank robbery suspect was arrested after she overdosed on heroin in Manchester, New Hampshire Tuesday morning.