NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Helping Distribute Oxycodone In VermontAn NYPD officer pleaded not guilty in Burlington, Vermont Wednesday, after being arrested for allegedly conspiring to distribute oxycodone.
Elderly Doctor, Wife Accused In Massive Pill Mill Case Ask Judge For Passports BackDr. Rogelio Lucas, 77, and Lydia Lucas, 80, were indicted earlier this month for allegedly turning their Upper West Side medical practice into a massive and lucrative pill mill.
Authorities: Doctor Ran Illegal Pill Mill Out Of Manhattan OfficeOver a span of 6 1/2 years, Dr. Rogelio Lucas, 77, wrote out of 23,600 oxycodone prescriptions, with a street value of $77 million, to patients with no medical need for the pills, authorities said.
NYC Doctor Charged With Selling Oxycodone PrescriptionsDavid Duffy was arrested Thursday at his home in Flushing. He was awaiting arraignment in Manhattan.
Trial Begins For Doctor Accused Of Giving Out Oxycodone For CashOpening statements began Thursday in the trial of a Lower Manhattan doctor accused in an oxycodone smuggling ring that trafficked $10 million worth of drugs across several states.
29 Charged In Alleged Rockland County Drug Trafficking RingThe group and its associates conspired to distribute more than 50,000 oxycodone pills, valued at more than $1 million, authorities said.
Mother, Adult Son Charged Separately With Dealing Drugs In New PaltzA mother and her adult son were arrested last week, both accused of selling drugs in Ulster County.
Suffolk County Unveils More Initiatives To Fight Heroin, Opiate CrisisSuffolk will roll out a program that targets users in the Suffolk County Drug Court system, the probation system, users who are saved by Narcan and those in county jails
Police: Pill Press, Drugs, Weapons Seized In Brooklyn Drug BustFour men have been arrested after police said they witnesses a prescription drug deal go down in Bensonhurst.
Brooklyn Doctor Charged For Illegally Selling Prescription PillsA physician for 34 years, Dr. Schiller Desgrottes was charged Wednesday with the illegal sale of more than 200 prescriptions for 41,000 oxycodone pills.
2 Arrests Made Stemming From Drug Sales In Derek Boogaard’s DeathA former minor league hockey player has been arrested on charges he sold illegally obtained prescription painkillers to former hockey player Derek Boogaard of the New York Rangers and the Minnesota Wild who died of an accidental overdose.
N.J. Pharmacy Owner, 15 Others Charged In Oxycodone Distribution SchemeThe owner of a pharmacy in Belleville, New Jersey was accused along with 15 others Wednesday with running a scheme to obtain and distribute oxycodone fraudulently.