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  • C-4 take down leader and members of drug trafficking organization
    C-4 take down leader and members of drug trafficking organization (Video)
    Four members of a drug trafficking organization were taken off the street in New Jersey's Camden area yesterday by law enforcement officers as the results of an investigation by the Camden County Crime Collaboration (C-4). Arrested yesterday...
  • As the heroin tide rises throughouth Pennsylvania, remedies are sought
    As the heroin tide rises throughout Pennsylvania, remedies are sought
    We’ve long held marijuana to be a “gateway drug,” but now lobby legislators to legalize its medicinal and recreational use, a la Washington and Colorado. And then, surprise, surprise, headlines such as: “Heroin a &lsquo...
  • Ashley Tull was arrested  after daughter brought 249 bags of heroin to daycare
    4-year old Delaware girl brings 249 packets of Heroin to daycare
    Reuters reports, Ashley R. Tull, 30, of Selbyville, Delaware was charged Monday with maintaining a drug house and three counts of child endangerment. Tull's charges are the result of her daughter handing out 249 bags of heroin to her friends...
  • Bags of heroin were distributed to kids at a Delaware preschool
    Kid takes heroin to daycare, hands it out as candy
    One reason that homeschooling is on the rise is parents fear for the safety of their children. An incident involving heroin at a Delaware daycare center highlights this concern. A preschooler allegedly handed out bags of heroin to her classmates...
  • Twenty-two charged in connection with drug rings from Mexico
    Twenty-two charged in connection with drug rings from Mexico
    By yesterday twenty-two defendants were facing federal narcotics charges after an investigation, led by the FBI and DEA agents, led them to a interconnected drug trafficking organization that operated in the Chicago area, as well as in Mexico,...
  • Good Guys Heroin Bust
    DEA: 15 kilos of heroin seized in Long Island bust
    Two men – one from Queens and another from Long Island – were arraigned Wednesday on felony drug charges after federal agents found more than 33 pounds of heroin hidden in a secret compartment in a truck headed to Long Island, the U.S....
  • Noor Mayan & Alyssa Romer
    Police: 2 arrested in alleged drug sale at White Castle in Lynbrook
    Two people were arrested Tuesday evening on felony drug charges after being caught in the middle of an alleged drug transaction in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant in Lynbrook, according to police.Nassau County Police said Noor Mayan, 30,...
  • Darryl Coad
    Man accused of assaulting Long Beach detective held without bail
    He couldn’t leap out of this one.A man who goes by the nickname “Froggy” was arraigned in a Long Island courtroom Thursday on charges he punched a Long Beach police detective in the face while allegedly fleeing a heroin sale,...
  • Miguel Vicente
    Court upholds $2.5M bail in Suffolk heroin ring case
    A state appellate court ruled Wednesday that the $2.5 million bail set for a man accused of running a multimillion-dollar heroin network in Suffolk County was legal and will not be reduced.Prosecutors say the man, Miguel Vicente, 33, of Brooklyn,...
  • Prison guard credited with saving life of search dog after dog swallowed heroin
    Prison guard credited with saving life of search dog after dog swallowed heroin
    A California prison guard is being credited with saving the life of his K-9 “partner” after the dog swallowed heroin during a search of an inmate’s cell.Officials with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation...
  • Guy injects himself with drugs and overdoses, his friends pose for selfies with dead body and post them on Facebook
    Duo props-up corpse of overdosed friend, take selfies to post on Facebook
    When a guy died of a drug overdose, his meth-using friends weren’t too sure what to do. What happens next opens a window for you into the minds of people strung out on those horrible street drugs and while this trio is from Missouri, it is...
  • NY City heroin deaths have doubled since 2010
    NY City heroin deaths have doubled since 2010
    Heroin-related deaths continue to increase in New York City, doubling from 209 in 2010 to 420 in 2013, reflecting a national trend as more and more people are turning to the drug to relieve pain as prescription opoids become harder to comeby due...
  • Intravenous drug use
    This new designer drug is deadly
    A relatively new designer street drug has been getting a lot of attention lately. According to a report on Fox News Friday morning, the drug, acetylfentanyl, is a truly frighteningand deadly drug that many users don't even know they have...
  • DA: 22 arrested in heroin and cocaine ring on Long Island
    DA: 22 arrested in heroin and cocaine ring on Long Island
    Nearly two dozen people are facing criminal charges in a multimillion-dollar drug trafficking ring with a door-to-door delivery service for “good customers” that brought kilos of cocaine and heroin to Long Island every week, Suffolk...
  • Opiate death problem shifts to Worcester
    Opiate death problem shifts to Worcester
    A few months ago, Taunton seemed to be the center of the “bad heroin” epidemic with a huge increase in opiate related overdoses and deaths. Now Worcester, a larger city in the middle of the state reports a similar problem. Last Spring,...