FDA Approves New Implant To Help Curb Heroin, Opioid AddictionFederal health officials on Thursday approved an innovative new option for Americans struggling with addiction to heroin and painkillers.
Connecticut Police Find $1 Million In Heroin In Chicago Man's CarAfter a search of the car, troopers seized approximately 12.65 kilograms, which is roughly 28 pounds of heroin, officials said.
Drop Box For Syringes Set Up In Washington Heights Park As Heroin Use SoarsWith heroin use soaring, a city park now has a drop box for syringes – and it is a first for New York City.
Officials: $3.5 Million In Heroin Found Stashed In Vegetable BoxesAround 121 pounds of heroin and eight pounds of cocaine stashed inside a shipping container of vegetables was seized by U.S. Customs and Border officials in Brooklyn earlier this year.
Christie: New York Joins New Jersey's Prescription Drug Monitoring ProgramNew York's participation in the program brings the number of states working with New Jersey to seven, including Delaware, Connecticut and Virginia.
Report: Long Island Drug Deaths On The Rise, Concerns Over Fentanyl UseA new report indicates drug deaths on Long Island have gone up.
Suffolk Legislator Demands 'SNL' Apologize Over Heroin Pill Skit'Saturday Night Live' is taking some heat from parents and local officials after airing a skit depicting adults taking so-called 'heroin pills.'
Police: 10 Arrested, $5 Million Worth Of Heroin Confiscated From Inwood ApartmentOfficers this week busted a large heroin mill in a picturesque part of Upper Manhattan, police said Friday.
Report: Suffolk County Has Most Heroin-Related Deaths In StateFrom 2009 to 2013 there were 337 people who died in Suffolk County from heroin-related overdoses, surpassing totals in the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and all of the other counties in New York State.
Police: Bronx Man Stashed 1,428 Bags Of Heroin Inside BodyVermont State Police say Fernando Estrella, 41, of the Bronx, was pulled over for a traffic violation early Tuesday in St. Albans.
Police: 3 Arrested After Loaded Guns, Heroin Found At LI HomePolice found three loaded handguns, along with marijuana, cocaine, heroin and a collection of drug paraphernalia.
Obama Calls For More Federal Funds To Battle Heroin Crisis; Suffolk County Says They're NeededOfficials in Suffolk County are asking for federal funds to help battle the heroin epidemic in the area.

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