Police arrested and charged a mother after they found her unconscious and under the influence of heroin inside of her car with her two-year-old son.
In total, police confiscated 133 bags of heroin during what initially started as a traffic stop.
The eight-month-old kitten was found Sunday. Its neck was bound by a rope and the animal was bleeding from its face.
Authorities say the kitten was choked with a rope, was bleeding, and was given heroin.
Ocean County prosecutors say 23-year-old Rasan McGee of Atlantic City received a six-year prison term when he was sentenced Friday.
Pennsylvania has issued new guidelines for medical professionals on the use of opioid painkillers in an effort to stem the rising tide of prescription drug addiction.
A Delaware man wanted on shoplifting charges shoved baggies of heroin down his baby’s diaper when he was confronted by police, investigators said.
Child endangerment charges have been filed against a southern New Jersey father who allegedly was driving drunk with his two young children in the car.
Ocean County’s prosecutor is warning about the possibility of tainted heroin being sold in the county with a distinctive logo on it.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie this week expanded a pilot program to allow every state police officer to carry the nasal spray version of Narcan, a drug that can literally save the life of someone overdosing on narcotics.
The task force will be made up of parents, teachers, civic organizations, students, medical professionals, law enforcement and religious leaders, and the Board says it’s already received more than a dozen applications from candidates.
Carlos Guzman and Hector Ramos were charged with Leader of a Narcotics Trafficking Network and Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Dangerous Substance.
Gov. Christie will announce the statewide expansion Tuesday of a program that allows police officers to carry and administer a drug that can quickly reverse a heroin overdose.
The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating after a suspect running from police was reportedly paralyzed after a slipping and falling during the pursuit.
Police arrested a man they said have 51 baggies of heroin in his possession in the parking lot a fast food restaurant in Delaware.