Two New York City correction officers were charged Tuesday with trafficking cocaine and smuggling oxycodone and contraband into the Rikers Island jail complex.
Investigators on Monday searched about 75 locations at Rikers Island Monday for drugs, contraband and weapons as part of a probe into violence and other criminality.
FBI agents rounded up nine suspects who allegedly ran a contraband marketplace, smuggling drugs and cellphones into a federal pretrial detention facility at the Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark.
Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli is putting out the word if parents sense their children are on drugs, they should bring them to a police department.
Parents packed an Allendale, N.J. auditorium to hear an eye-opening warning from a former drug enforcement agent about heroin, prescription drugs, and their children.
Police confiscated a stash of drugs, guns and cash in a bust this week in Sunnyside, Queens.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Arrests outside a Phish concert at Madison Square Garden this weekend numbered in the dozens, according to a published report.
A woman named Erika Rodriguez was caught with more than 6 pounds of cocaine stuffed inside of hair product containers, according to authorities.
A powerful but illegal drug has stirred new interest for its potential to help people kick addictions to things like drugs and alcohol.
Five men were arrested in Thailand in a sting operation in September and brought to New York on Tuesday night. All pleaded not guilty to conspiracy charges Wednesday before a judge ordered them held without bail until their next court date on Dec. 5.
A woman has been arrested and charged with robbing a pharmacy on Long Island.
A New York City woman who ran a daycare center from her house, her husband and another man have been arrested on multiple drug charges.
Saying it’s obvious the war on drugs has not worked, Newark Mayor Cory Booker called Wednesday for an end to minimum sentencing for low-level drug offenders.
Among the usual bills and junk mail, one woman found a strange package in her mailbox addressed to her son. The priority mail envelope contained a shocking special delivery, heroin.