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Police: Westchester Woman Had 650 Bags Of Heroin, Worth $36GThe woman was arraigned on charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell.
DEA: 100 Pounds Of Heroin Found Stashed In Truck, Worth $14MThe drugs are estimated to be worth around $14 million on the black market, officials said.
Pesticide Found In Heroin Seized In New JerseyA new danger has been discovered in a batch of heroin in New Jersey.
Suffolk, Nassau Lawmakers To Team Up To Fight Heroin Addiction In Pregnant WomenWith the number of expectant moms addicted to the drug on the rise, Suffolk County Legislative Presiding Officer Duwayne Gregory said more needs to be done.
NYC Making Overdose-Reversal Drug Available Without PrescriptionHealth Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett announced Monday she has issued an order making naloxone, or Narcan, available at most Rite Aid pharmacies in the city and many independent drug stores for about $50.
Suffolk Lawmakers Look To Combat Heroin Addiction In Moms And Their NewbornsSuffolk lawmakers say they're alarmed by new statistics showing that last year, 171 babies were born addicted to drugs in the county.
500 Bags Of Heroin Found In Bronx ParkWorkers discovered hundreds of bags of heroin while cleaning up a Bronx park this weekend.
Seen At 11: Drinking, Drug Problems Plague Secret Lives Of Some Suburban WivesOne Long Island woman opens up on the lesser-known suburban adult party culture, and her fight against heroin addiction.
Father, Son Face Charges In Long Island Drug BustA father and son were among eight people arrested in a drug bust on Long Island, which prosecutors called the biggest heroin operation in Suffolk County history.
The Heroin Addiction EpidemicFrom opium dens to morphine addiction, heroin use has been cited in American historical accounts since the 1800's. And, now, professionals are concerned how this old drug has, indeed, made its comeback in a major way.
Authorities Seize Cocaine, Heroin Valued At More Than $5 Million In Paterson BustThe bust is being called the largest heroin seizure in the history of Paterson.
Suffolk County Offering Heroin Treatment To Inmates Upon ReleaseThe pilot program, said Assistant Deputy County Executive Tim Sini, will combine counseling and the medication Vivitrol free of charge, which prevents a person from craving heroin.

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