Connecticut Lawmaker Takes Aim At Prescription Drugs In Battle Against Drug OverdosesRep. Roberta Willis said the abuse of drugs occurs not just in the cities, but in rural Connecticut as well.
Westchester Officials: Synthetic Marijuana Likely To Blame For Sickening 13 InmatesThe inmates were overcome with the same of symptoms, which included vomiting, sudden agitation, hallucinations and going into a catatonic state, officials said.
2 Westchester County Inmates Charged After 6 Treated For Apparent OverdoseSix inmates who suffered apparent drug overdoses at Westchester County Jail have been released from hospitals and are back behind bars as an investigation gets underway.
Fentanyl Deaths On Long Island SkyrocketForty-two people have died from fentanyl-related overdoses in the past 15 months.
Police: Dozens Of Arrests, Drug Overdoses At Music Festival In Seaside Heights According to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office, 20 of the adults and three of the seven juveniles arrested were accused of controlled dangerous substance offenses.
Trial Of Former Queens Doctor Begins After Overdose DeathsOpening statements began Wednesday in Stan Li's case. A narcotics prosecutor portrayed him as a drug dealer with a medical degree.