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Below are the latest news articles mentioning heroin, Narcan, opioid or overdose from all the local Cape Cod news sources. Most of these stories should be related to recent heroin related arrests, heroin overdoses, opioid addiction and the use of Narcan on Cape Cod.

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Lowell man faces drug, gun charges after traffic stop »

Tuesday January 23, 2018 - 5:10:06 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A Lowell man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Barnstable District Court to a drug charge and a firearms charge after police caught him trying to hide a backpack containing drugs under his vehicle during a traffic stop.Krymeii Fray, 22, pleaded not guilty to trafficking in 100 grams…

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Why put dogs at risk to sniff out opioids? »

Tuesday January 23, 2018 - 3:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

A December article reported on Cape police departments protecting the K-9 partners from opioids by exposing them to Narcan.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention find that exposure to fentanyl or its derivatives may result in “life-threatening respiratory depression.” The agency…

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YPD: Heroin, Fentanyl, and over $9600 seized from West Dennis address… »

Monday January 22, 2018 - 3:11:35 pm | via Hyannis News »

The following is the actual YPD press statement: YARMOUTH AND DENNIS POLICE ARREST HEROIN FENTANYL DEALERS On Friday, January 19, 2018 at approximately 6PM, Yarmouth Police Department Detectives, Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Officers, K9 Drug Detection Unit, and Dennis Police Detectives … Continue…

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Yarmouth and Dennis Police Bust Two for Dealing Heroin/Fentanyl »

Monday January 22, 2018 - 1:36:01 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: $9,600 in cash seized but one released on $1,000 bail, the other ROR'dTowns: DennisYarmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: $9,600 in cash seized but one released on $1k bail, the other ROR'd…Main…

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Debate On in Massachusetts Over Safe Sites for Drug Users »

Monday January 22, 2018 - 12:44:00 pm | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

BOSTON (AP) — Some lawmakers, activists and medical groups in Massachusetts are pushing for the creation of “supervised injection sites” where drug users can shoot up illegal substances under the watchful eye of staff trained in countering the effect of potentially fatal overdoses. Supporters…

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Addiction drop-in center provides resources, help to community struggling against drug addiction »

Thursday January 18, 2018 - 9:47:24 am | via Wareham News Headlines »

Wareham Fighting Against Addiction’s drop-in center is for everyone: those struggling with addiction, friends and family of someone fighting addiction or just people who want an education or Narcan training. The addiction drop-in center began in November and is held once a month on the third Wednesday…

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Gov. Baker Skeptical About Creating ‘Safe Injection Sites’ »

Wednesday January 17, 2018 - 12:17:46 pm | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s skeptical about creating “safe injection sites” to help stem the state’s opioid abuse crisis. The Republican says it’s unknown whether allowing supervised spaces where drug users can shoot up under the care of trained…

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AIDS Support Group Presents Narcan Training in Brewster »

Tuesday January 16, 2018 - 1:15:14 pm | via Cape Cod Today »

Deck: January 17th at First ParishTowns: BrewsterTopic: HealthHub Category: Health and WellnessAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: January 17th at First Parish…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  From the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod: The AIDS Support…

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Baker Proposal Seeks New Steps to Fight Opioid Addiction »

Monday January 15, 2018 - 8:17:43 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker is urging lawmakers to approve further steps aimed at curbing the opioid addiction scourge that has claimed thousands of lives in Massachusetts in recent years. A legislative committee holds a hearing Tuesday on a bill filed by Baker. The Republican governor says it…

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Sheriff’s program denies due process to immigrants »

Thursday January 11, 2018 - 3:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

 Although a majority percentage of the Assembly of Delegates opposes Sheriff Cummings’ ICE plan, I am troubled by the faulty arguments presented in support of it. Supporters of the sheriff cited lawlessness, the opioid epidemic, and an invasion of MS13 as reasons to implement the 287g program…

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