Gov. Hochul Signs Bills Aimed At Combating Opioid CrisisThe governor said the package also decriminalizes possession of a syringe in New York.
Brooklyn District Attorney: Dozens Of Drug Convictions To Be Dismissed Due To Testimony From Former Det. Joseph FrancoIn a historic move, dozens of drug cases dating back more than a decade are being dismissed in Brooklyn.
Health Experts Worry Isolation, Stress And Social Distancing During Coronavirus Pandemic Leading To Spike In Drug AbuseNew studies show sheltering in place has pushed many people struggling with anxiety, loneliness and grief to self-medicate with drugs.
Drug Bust In New Jersey Seizes Over 80 Pounds Of Marijuana, Thousands Of THC Vaping ProductsThe Bergen County Prosecutor's Office says the suspects were all involved in the distribution of a controlled substance in New Jersey and New York City.
'El Chapo' Trial Giving Inside Look At Alleged Drug Kingpin's Rise To PowerThe U.S. trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has offered a screenplay-worthy picture of the lawlessness and excesses during his rise to power as Mexico's most infamous drug lord.
West Side Highway Shooting Leads To Drug ArrestsFederal agents opened fire on a suspect they tried to apprehend on the West Side Highway Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Police: Uber Driver Arrested With Gun And Drugs In Hidden CompartmentA search by a police K-9 found a hidden compartment behind the glove box where police found cocaine and a semiautomatic pistol.
'Who Steals A Cheese Grater?': Meth Use Blamed For Strange Crime Spree“Who steals a cheese grader?” burglary victim Mason Tackett asked. “He’s got the works…Lysol… he stole an empty bottle of spray,” he continued.
Police: Wrong-Way Driver On LSD Thought He Was Playing 'Grand Theft Auto'An Oregon man who allegedly stole a car and drove for miles going the wrong way claims he thought he was playing "Grand Theft Auto" while high on LSD.
Police: Woman Named Crystal Methvin Arrested For Having Crystal Meth40-year-old Crystal June Methvin was taken into custody after being charged with possession of crystal meth
European Police Confiscate Huge Amount of Cocaine Hidden Inside PineapplesA joint operation between Spanish and Portuguese police has resulted in the officers uncovering more than 1,500 pounds of cocaine hidden inside a pineapple shipment.
Seen At 11: Your Teen Could Be Hiding Illegal Drugs In Plain SightDrugs are a constant and growing problem in the city and the suburbs, and all to often teenagers are hiding them in plain sight.
Experts: New Synthetic Drug Flakka Comes With Dangerous Side EffectsNot only is the substance highly addictive, but it can cause temporary insanity and violent outbursts, experts claim.
Two Men Arrested On Drug Charges At Woodhaven Daycare CenterTwo people have been arrested for allegedly selling drugs out of a home that houses a daycare center.
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.