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.
Suffolk County Unveils More Initiatives To Fight Heroin, Opiate CrisisSuffolk will roll out a program that targets users in the Suffolk County Drug Court system, the probation system, users who are saved by Narcan and those in county jails
Police: Pill Press, Drugs, Weapons Seized In Brooklyn Drug BustFour men have been arrested after police said they witnesses a prescription drug deal go down in Bensonhurst.
Brooklyn Doctor Charged For Illegally Selling Prescription PillsA physician for 34 years, Dr. Schiller Desgrottes was charged Wednesday with the illegal sale of more than 200 prescriptions for 41,000 oxycodone pills.
2 Arrests Made Stemming From Drug Sales In Derek Boogaard’s DeathA former minor league hockey player has been arrested on charges he sold illegally obtained prescription painkillers to former hockey player Derek Boogaard of the New York Rangers and the Minnesota Wild who died of an accidental overdose.
N.J. Pharmacy Owner, 15 Others Charged In Oxycodone Distribution SchemeThe owner of a pharmacy in Belleville, New Jersey was accused along with 15 others Wednesday with running a scheme to obtain and distribute oxycodone fraudulently.
2 Correction Officers Accused Of Smuggling Drugs Into Rikers IslandTwo New York City correction officers were charged Tuesday with trafficking cocaine and smuggling oxycodone and contraband into the Rikers Island jail complex.
New York Doctor Gets 10 Years For Illegally Distributing PainkillersA New York physician has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for illegally distributing painkillers, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.
Park Avenue Dermatologist Dr. Cheryl Karcher Arrested For Alleged Prescription Drug ScamKarcher is accused of writing fraudulent prescriptions using former and current patients' names without their knowledge, sources said.
Dr. Stan Li Admits To Prescribing Psychiatric Drugs, Painkillers To Suicidal PatientContinuing his testimony in his own defense Wednesday, Dr. Stan Li admitted that he was prescribing psychiatric drugs and painkillers to an emotionally fragile young woman.
6 Accused Of Drug Trafficking Out Of Bronx Grocery StoreAccording to U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, the successful drug trade at the store also led to violence.
Dr. Stan Li Testifies He Kept Prescribing Powerful Drugs Despite Warning SignsA doctor who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients testified Monday that he continued to prescribe powerful painkillers even after he had learned that a patient had been hospitalized for an alcohol overdose.
Long Island Man Accused Of Pretending To Be Doctor To Get Oxycodone, XanaxA Long Island man appeared in court Thursday on charges that he pretended to be a doctor in order to get fraudulent prescriptions for Oxycodone and Xanax filled.
Woman Testifies About Boyfriend's Death After Taking Powerful Drugs From Dr. Stan LiA woman described how she found her boyfriend dead, in testimony at the Manhattan trial of Dr. Stan Li – who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients.
Federal Agents Arrest Long Island Doctor In Ongoing Painkiller Prescription CrackdownDr. Michael Randall is the latest physician to be arrested in the federal and state crackdown on doctors who illegally pedal painkillers.