Major Bronx Drug Bust Breaks Up Smuggling Ring Bringing Fentanyl From MexicoInvestigators say the 50 pounds of fentanyl they confiscated were headed to the Bronx and other parts of the northeast. The amount was lethal enough to kill everyone in New York City.
Sen. Schumer Wants Some Of President Trump's Opioid Detection Money To Battle Fentanyl Smuggling At JFKSenator Chuck Schumer is calling for federal funds to crack down on fentanyl smuggling through John F. Kennedy Airport.
Fentanyl Now The Deadliest Drug In The United States, CDC SaysThe drug overdose crisis is tightening its grip on the United States, with opioids taking a brutal toll according to a new government report.
$7.5 Million In Suspected Heroin, Fentanyl Seized In Bronx RaidAuthorities seized more than 55 pounds of suspected heroin and fentanyl from a Bronx apartment that allegedly served as a drug packaging mill, law enforcement officials said.
Doggie Narcan Helps Save K-9s On The Front Lines Of The Opioid CrisisPolice officers are being trained to treat overdoses in dogs with the same drug used on humans – naloxone, or Narcan.
Authorities: Mexican 'Drug Kingpin' Nabbed In Huge NYC Fentanyl BustAn alleged drug trafficker was accused on Tuesday of flooding the New York City area with large quantities of fentanyl from Mexico at a time when overdoses related to the powerful opioid have skyrocketed.
Opioid Crisis Turning Librarians Into Emergency RespondersCases of opioid-related overdoses have become increasingly common in public libraries, putting staff there in the position of having to wait for emergency responders or administrating life-saving overdose drugs themselves.
Nearly 9 Pounds of Fentanyl Found Hidden In Wrapped FishNew York police recovered four kilograms -- nearly nine pounds -- of the deadly narcotic fentanyl wrapped inside fish seized from a vehicle in the Bronx last week.
11 Indicted In Alleged Staten Island-Based Heroin RingAuthorities said they have taken down an alleged heroin and fentanyl trafficking ring operating out of Staten Island.
Sen. Schumer Urges Trump To Sign Fentanyl-Screening BillSchumer said Sunday that the bill that passed both houses of Congress last year will help ensure that illicit narcotics "can be quickly detected, identified and seized on the spot."
Suffolk Police: Opioid Drug Dealers Use Chemical Analogues To Escape ProsecutionDrug dealers have found a new way to avoid getting prosecuted if selling drugs.
Authorities Seize 'Over One Million Doses' Of Fentanyl From Long Island HomeSuffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy Sini said it was enough of the deadly chemical to kill hundreds of thousands of people.
Enough Fentanyl For 32-Million Fatal Overdoses Seized In Queens RaidAuthorities found enough fentanyl for 32 million deadly overdoses in a raid on a Queens apartment, making it the largest seizure of its kind in New York City.
More Than 1,000 People Will Likely Die From Drug Overdoses In Connecticut This YearMore than 1,000 people will likely die from an accidental drug overdose this year in Connecticut, according to a grim projection by the state's chief medical examiner.
At Least $3 Million Worth Of Dangerous Fentanyl Found In UWS Drug BustA major drug bust went down recently at an Upper West Side apartment, where investigators said the drugs they found are worth at least $3 million.