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.
A man and woman were arrested in Dewey Square for allegedly selling heroin to an undercover police officer.