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Atlantic City Man Sentenced For Role In Drug Ring

Federal prosecutors say 21-year-old Kareem Bailey was recently sentenced to more than 20 years in prison.

05/03/2015

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I-Team Exclusive: When Heroin Arrived At School, Veteran Officer Credited With Making The Difference

Philadelphia Police are crediting a veteran officer with helping protect children from exposure to a deadly drug, when packets of heroin were brought into the school where she is assigned as part of the department’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) Unit.

04/23/2015

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Pa. Man Arrested After Nearly 7,000 Bags Of Heroin And More Than $50K Found In Car

Delaware State Police have arrested a Philadelphia man after thousands of bags of heroin were found in a car during a traffic stop.

04/23/2015

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Officials: Local First Grader Shows Off What Appears To Be Heroin During School Lunchtime

Other students saw what he was doing and told school officials.

04/21/2015

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Montco Drug Task Force Intercepts Kilo of Heroin in Norristown, Pa.

Montgomery County district attorney Risa Ferman says the heroin has a street value of more than $300,000.

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Atlantic City Man Sentenced In Heroin Distribution Plot

At Atlantic City man has been sentenced to 120 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to distribute heroin along with a gang leader.

01/27/2015

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Police: Pennsylvania Man Beat, Strangled Woman For Tossing Heroin

Police are looking for a Pennsylvania man they say beat and strangled a woman after she threw away his heroin.

01/13/2015

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11 Accused Of Roles In New Jersey Drug Trafficking Ring

Eleven people face charges for alleged roles in a ring that federal prosecutors say trafficked heroin, powder cocaine and crack cocaine in the Atlantic City area.

12/11/2014

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Prescription Drugs Killing Young Adults

Last year, in Delaware, more young adults died from overdoses of prescription drugs than automobile accidents and the CDC points to a national problem as well.

12/08/2014

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Cops: Man On Heroin Found Unconscious In Car With Child In Back Seat

Camden County police say an unconscious driver suspected of being under the influence of heroin had a 3-year-old in the back seat.

12/02/2014

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New Law Aims To Reduce Number Of Fatal Drug Overdoses In Pennsylvania

A law aimed at reducing drug overdose deaths in Pennsylvania takes effect today. Police statewide can now administer an antidote to heroin and painkillers.

11/29/2014

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21 Federally Indicted In W.Va.-Pa. Drug Ring

A federal drug taskforce has arrested 13 and indicted 21 in a Philadelphia to Morgantown drug distribution ring.

11/21/2014

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Burlington County To Host Summit Showing The Dangers Of Illegal Drugs

Burlington County will host an anti-drug summit this week in Westampton, which is open to the general public.

11/16/2014

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Body Cavity Search Of Gloucester Township Man Yields ‘Significant Amount’ Of Heroin

No “butts” about it – one Gloucester Township man had a very uncomfortable ride to the hospital.

10/31/2014

4 Members Of Alleged Drug Trafficking Organization Arrested In Camden

Authorities say a fifth suspect, 25-year-old Brandon Jones, also of Camden, remains at large.

10/15/2014

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