3 Arrested For Selling Dramatically Overpriced Heroin To Affluent Teens In ConnecticutBridgeport police arrested three people who are accused of routinely marking up the price of heroin and selling it to teens in affluent lower Fairfield County neighborhoods.
Investigators: Heroin, Fentanyl Sting Leads To 24 Arrests On Long IslandTwo dozen people have been arrested and nearly 4 kilograms of heroin and fentanyl have been seized in a 10-day drug sting on Long Island.
Long Island Man Accused Of Using Neighbors' Mailboxes To Deliver HeroinA Long Island man is accused of using his neighbors' mailboxes as a heroin delivery service.
Billy Joel Tribute Band To Headline LI Benefit For Fight Against HeroinSuffolk's first Crime Stoppers benefit concert will be headlined by Michael DelGuidice and his Billy Joel tribute band, Big Shot, at the Emporium in Patchogue on July 28.
Study: Risk For Opioid Abuse Increases Following SurgeryChronic use of prescription pain medications known as opioids is increasing at an alarming rate in the United States.
Police: Bushwick Candy Store Was Front For Heroin OperationPolice said Thursday night that a Brooklyn candy store was concealing a secret drug den.
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.