Not only is the substance highly addictive, but it can cause temporary insanity and violent outbursts, experts claim.
Two people have been arrested for allegedly selling drugs out of a home that houses a daycare center.
A mother and her adult son were arrested last week, both accused of selling drugs in Ulster County.
A Long Island woman stood charged with driving on drugs Wednesday night, after she allegedly hit two vehicles and crashed into a house in Rocky Point.
A suspect was being held at Rikers Island Tuesday afternoon, after police busted a well-armed marijuana operation he was allegedly running from his home in Queens Village.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie wants to change the war on drugs. On Wednesday he made a bold statement about drug abuse and prevention.
A 22-year-old New York man was arrested Monday after he was found with marijuana, cocaine and LSD hidden inside a stuffed animal dressed in an anti-drug T-shirt, state police said.
A Los Angeles man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for his role in a transcontinental narcotics network that conducted its operations in New Jersey.
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.