1 In 5 High Schoolers Using Synthetic Marijuana Smoke It Daily, Study SaysUsing synthetic weed has been tied to high blood pressure, heart attacks, hallucinations, vomiting, and blurred vision.
3 Arrested In Synthetic Marijuana Bust At Long Island Convenience StoreThree people have been arrested in a synthetic marijuana bust at a convenience store on Long Island.
2 Men Arrested In Newark After K2 Makes 40 People Sick In Recent Days, Police SayPolice in Newark are trying to identify the source of a batch of the drug K2 that has left about 40 people ill in recent days.
Police Raid Bedford-Stuyvesant Delis After K2 Overdoses Strike DozensSince the City Council made its sale illegal, ACI Treatment Center CEO Warren Zysman says K2 use seems to have dropped dramatically in most parts of the city -- except for a recent string of overdoses in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
East Harlem Residents Say City’s War On K2 Improved Quality Of LifeA cool East Harlem evening in May 2016, feels far removed from the heat of last August, when homeless people openly smoked synthetic marijuana known as K2.
Nurse Rescues Long Island Student Who Collapsed After Smoking Synthetic MarijuanaA fast-acting school nurse is being praised for rescuing a Long Island student who collapsed after smoking synthetic marijuana.
City Officials Hold Summit On Dangers Of K2, Or Synthetic MarijuanaCity officials will hold a summit Monday on the dangers of synthetic marijuana, also known as K2 and Spice.
De Blasio Signs Bills To Fight K2 Use; Some Question Effectiveness Of NYPD Task ForceMayor Bill de Blasio signed two bills into law to give the police new tools to stop the use of synthetic marijuana.
Harlem's Homeless Swept Up In K2 CrackdownGrassroots organization Picture the Homeless is demanding a change in police policies.
New York Holds Summit On Synthetic Marijuana, Also Known As K2Law enforcement officials, state and city lawmakers and health experts are taking part in the summit, which is being moderated by State Sen. Jeff Klein at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx.
NY Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Alleged K2 DistributorsAction is being taken against alleged distributors of synthetic marijuana and other designer drugs in New York.
Private Investigator Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Drugs Into Rikers IslandDOI arranged to have a drug-sniffing dog greet the would-be smuggler and the pooch alerted.