A new study indicates that marijuana might help people struggling with addiction to heroin and other opioids.
You’ve probably seen it happen: someone throws a cigarette from their car. 22News explains the penalties you might face for this crime.
Advocates are calling for the elimination of mandatory minimum sentences, but that might not be on the state’s agenda.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In statehouses across the country, lawmakers with loved ones who fell victim to drugs are leading the fight against t…
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health estimates close to 2,000 people lost their lives to opioid overdoses in Massachusetts in 2016.
Police say heroin, fentanyl, cocaine, and more than $1,000 in cash was seized during a raid in Springfield Friday afternoon.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities st…
New statistics from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health show opioid-related deaths in the state are on the rise.
A total of 67 bags of suspected heroin were seized following a traffic stop on Main Street Thursday.
Unintentional opioid-related overdose deaths likely rose for a sixth consecutive year in Massachusetts.
Robert Jackson of Springfield was arrested following an investigation by Springfield narcotics detectives.
A Bristol police affidavit states suspects had made a suicide pact and never intended to get away with the crime.
Two Springfield women were arrested and are facing drug trafficking charges.
A man is facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized more than 6 pounds of cocaine and 2 pounds of heroin.
Police say that they discovered more than $3,000 in cash, as well as cocaine and drug packaging materials during the early morning raid.
BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say more than 20 people from Massachusetts and Rhode Island have been arrested on drug trafficking charges…
The Drug Enforcement Administration along with state and local police conducted 12 searches in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
A 22-year-old man from Springfield was arrested by Massachusetts State Police and is facing drug charges.
New numbers show the number of kids abusing substances may be dropping, for the most part.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the Holland Tunnel weapons cache case (all times local): 10:15 a.m. A New Jersey judge has declined t…