Tag: Heroin

Greenlawn Gang Members Nabbed in $15K Drug Bust, Cops Say

Investigators seized heroin, crack cocaine and marijuana, with an estimated street value of about $15,000, police said.

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Mexico to Long Island Heroin Pipeline Busted, DA Says

Nassau detectives who bought a pound of heroin in Manhasset and Great Neck ago traced it to the source in Mexico.

NY Heroin Law Deal Scorecard: What Passed, What Didn’t

“Honestly, it’s hard for us to wrap our heads around the attraction to this drug,” one state lawmaker lamented.

How Long Island is Losing its War on Heroin

Heroin arrests and fatal ODs are up on LI despite prevention efforts and Nassau failed to fully use its own anti-heroin law for three years.

‘Hollywood’ Heroin Bust in East End Nets 9 Suspects

This specific form of heroin is especially potent, officials said.

Potent Painkiller Mixed with Heroin Blamed for Deaths

The drug is 100 times more potent than morphine, officials said.

N. Merrick Mother and Son Arrested for Heroin

Police allegedly found eight envelopes of heroin in their car.

Elmont Couple Charged With Dealing Heroin

Police said they found 1,534 bags of heroin inside the couple's apartment during a raid.

Suffolk Moms Had Heroin in Car with Kids, Cops Say

Police said the women had also gotten high earlier in the day.