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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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Police Try Out New Database for Documenting Opioid Overdoses »

Tuesday August 15, 2017 - 10:14:04 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts are testing a new database documenting opioid overdoses they hope will help departments share information in real time and get people into treatment. The database was developed by criminal justice experts Sean Varano at Roger Williams University in Rhode…

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Forget Big Pharma — go after the illegal aliens »

Monday August 14, 2017 - 3:00:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Oh, c’mon! If attorney Jayne Conroy and Attorney General Maura Healey were really serious about taking steps to curb the opioid epidemic, they wouldn’t concentrate on the pharmaceutical companies but, rather, on the stream of illegal aliens, gangsters, drug dealers and criminals crossing…

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Wellfleet fundraiser to aid local students, fight drug abuse »

Sunday August 13, 2017 - 8:39:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

WELLFLEET — The fourth annual Live for Lou Fundraiser will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Beachcomber, 1120 Cahoon Hollow Road.Louie LeBart died of an opiate overdose in February 2014 at the age of  25. He had been a member of the Nauset Regional High School swim team.Live for…

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LIFE SAVED ON CAMERA: Overdose patient crashes car, found passed out with gun next to him… [HN VIDEO] »

Sunday August 13, 2017 - 4:11:43 am | via Hyannis News »

  OSTERVILLE – A man found a vehicle crashed in front of his home. He then observed the driver suffering from an apparent overdose, unconscious, but still breathing… (according to the following emergency radio transmissions)   Upon closer inspection he also observed a gun in plain view……

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Learn to Cope founder to speak in Yarmouth »

Thursday August 10, 2017 - 4:10:15 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

WEST YARMOUTH — Learn to Cope, a support group for families dealing with addiction, will feature founder Joanne Peterson at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Yarmouth Police Headquarters, 340 Higgins Crowell Road.Peterson founded Learn to Cope in 2004 to help families like hers whose children were caught up in…

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Hyannis woman to Nauti-Block sentenced in heroin distribution case »

Thursday August 10, 2017 - 11:08:42 am | via Cape Wide News »

BOSTON – A Hyannis woman was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Boston for distributing heroin in connection with the Nauti-Block gang. Brooke Cotell, 23, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Chief Judge Patti B. Saris to 20 months in prison and three years of supervised release. In December…

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Nauti-Block associate gets 20-month prison term »

Wednesday August 09, 2017 - 8:04:06 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Brooke Cotell had pleaded guilty to heroin charges.

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BREAKING: Hyannis woman sentenced on federal heroin distribution rap… related to April 2016 Nauti-Block sting… »

Wednesday August 09, 2017 - 5:54:42 pm | via Hyannis News »

  The following is the actual press statement from the office of Acting United States Attorney William D. Weinreb – District of Massachusetts:   HYANNIS WOMAN SENTENCED FOR HEROIN DISTRIBUTION   BOSTON – A Hyannis woman was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for distributing…

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Yarmouth Police Report: Six Overdose Deaths So Far This Year »

Wednesday August 09, 2017 - 5:32:43 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police have released the number of overdoses that officers have responded to so far this year.   Over the first six months of 2017, the department responded to 45 heroin/fentanyl overdoses and 18 other drug overdoses. There have been six heroin/fentanyl overdose deaths…

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More to police work than tackling bad guys »

Wednesday August 09, 2017 - 3:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Cheers to Katelyn Kotfila’s enthusiastic dedication to public service, and condolences to her for the loss of her brother in the line of duty (“Family legacy now ‘bittersweet,’” Aug. 2, Page 1).Learning to tackle and tase “bad guys” is surely an important…

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