White Plains Looks To Divert Opioid Addicts To Treatment Through Amnesty ProgramA drug amnesty program in Westchester aims to divert addicts from jail to treatment.
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.
NY Lawmakers Plan Roundtable To Discuss Statewide Spike In Heroin, Opioid AbuseState lawmakers are hosting a roundtable discussion to examine the rise in heroin and opioid abuse in New York.
Westchester County Doctor Arrested For Allegedly Writing Illegal Painkiller Prescriptions The doctor, 64-year-old Rohan Wijetilaka of Manhattan, was arrested Wednesday night. His practice in Yonkers was raided Thursday by federal agents.