Driver Accused Of Selling Heroin From School Van, Held On $5K BailRudencia Montes, 43, is charged with distributing heroin, conspiracy to violate the state's drug laws, and a park zone violation.
DEA Anti-Heroin Team Coming To New BedfordThe federal government is sending law enforcement teams to cities in five states to help stop the flow of heroin and synthetic opioids--and one of those cities is New Bedford, Massachusetts.
Man ODs In Manchester Dunkin' Donuts Bathroom With 9-Year-Old OutsideAccording to officials, the nine-year-old boy, who had been left alone, waited and then told an employee that his father had been in the bathroom for a long time. 
18,000 Heroin Bags Seized In Massachusetts Drug RaidPolice arrested two brothers they called "major dealers" and seized more than 18,000 bags of heroin during a raid on an apartment in a Springfield high-rise.
Thirty Nabbed In Federal Drug SweepThirty people were arrested by federal agents, along with Lawrence and State Police, and charged with selling drugs, gun possession, and immigration violations.
Teddy Bear Stuffed With Heroin Found In SpringfieldA prosecutor in Massachusetts says 750 bags of heroin were found stuffed inside a teddy bear in a child's bedroom during a drug raid.
Mother Accused Of Using Heroin, Meth While Giving BirthA mother in New Hampshire is facing charges after police say she ordered a friend to shoot her up with heroin and meth while she was giving birth.
Gov. Sununu Blames Lawrence For New Hampshire's Opioid CrisisIt became a heated war of words between Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera and Governor Chris Sununu who blames the city for being an opioid pipeline to the Granite State.
In Record-Breaking Bust, Maine Police Seize More Than 8 Lbs. Of HeroinThe Maine Drug Enforcement Agency says it made the largest seizure of heroin in the history of the state during an arrest of two people on trafficking charges.
Police: Woman Caught With Over 900 Bags Of Suspected Heroin In Western Mass.A 41-year-old Vermont woman is facing charges after police say they caught her with hundreds of bags of suspected heroin.
Researchers: Gloucester's Angel Program Helped Nearly 400 Drug AddictsThe Angel program has been replicated in some form by more than 150 police departments in 28 states since it was launched in June 2015.
Drug Overdose Deaths Rise Significantly In Past 5 yearsNew Hampshire saw a 191 percent increase while North Dakota, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Maine had death rates jump by over 100 percent.

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