Drugs

The popular club drug Molly (credit CBS 2)

Two Men Arrested On Drug Charges At Woodhaven Daycare Center

Two people have been arrested for allegedly selling drugs out of a home that houses a daycare center.

02/19/2015

Christopher Altro (left) and his mother, Christine Altro, have been charged separately with dealing drugs in New Paltz. (Credit: CBS2)

Mother, Adult Son Charged Separately With Dealing Drugs In New Paltz

A mother and her adult son were arrested last week, both accused of selling drugs in Ulster County.

01/19/2015

Aura Dimon

Police: L.I. Woman Was Driving On Drugs When She Hit 2 Cars, House

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.

01/07/2015

Items confiscated from an apartment in Queens where Nuquan Stewart, 30, was allegedly running a marijuana ring. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Officers Bust Marijuana Operation In Queens Apartment, Find 8-Year-Old Boy Inside

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.

10/21/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie: Addicts Need Treatment, War On Drugs ‘A Dismal Failure’

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie wants to change the war on drugs. On Wednesday he made a bold statement about drug abuse and prevention.

10/01/2014

D.A.R.E. stuffed lion police say was filled with drugs (NY State Police)

Police: Man Arrested With Drugs Hidden Inside Stuffed Lion Wearing D.A.R.E. Anti-Drug T-Shirt

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.

09/11/2014

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Los Angeles Man Sentenced For Role In Drug Ring With Ties To New Jersey

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.

09/09/2014

Riker Island (file/credit: Getty Images)

2 Correction Officers Accused Of Smuggling Drugs Into Rikers Island

Two New York City correction officers were charged Tuesday with trafficking cocaine and smuggling oxycodone and contraband into the Rikers Island jail complex.

07/29/2014

Riker Island (file/credit: Getty Images)

Investigators Sweep Rikers Island; 12 Correction Officers Referred For Prosecution

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.

06/23/2014

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9 Accused In Drug Smuggling Ring At Essex County Correctional Facility

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.

05/28/2014

Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli  (file/credit: CBS 2)

Kids On Drugs? Take Them To Police For Help, Bergen Prosecutor Says

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.

05/01/2014

"Purple Drank" is a mix of Sprite soda, Jolly Rancher candies, and codeine produces euphoria and causes motor skill impairment. (Credit: CBS 2)

Parents In New Jersey Try To Stay Ahead Of Teen Drug Trends

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.

04/29/2014

Sunnyside, Queens Drug And Gun Bust

Man Arrested; Guns And Drugs Found In Sunnyside, Queens Bust

Police confiscated a stash of drugs, guns and cash in a bust this week in Sunnyside, Queens.

03/19/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Report: Dozens Of Arrests Outside MSG Phish Concert

Arrests outside a Phish concert at Madison Square Garden this weekend numbered in the dozens, according to a published report.

12/29/2013

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