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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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Two Arrested during Drug Search Warrant in East Falmouth »

Friday February 16, 2018 - 10:57:00 am | via Cape Wide News »

FALMOUTH – Falmouth Police report that a drug investigation in Falmouth led to the arrest of two people and the seizure of heroin, cocaine, suboxone, methadone, marijuana, and cash. Thursday at 1:51 pm, Falmouth Police served a search warrant at an East Falmouth residence. The search warrant is…

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Falmouth Police Arrest Two During Drug Warrant Search »

Friday February 16, 2018 - 10:32:51 am | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: 30 grams of heroin, 110 grams of cocaine and more…Towns: FalmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: 30 grams of heroin, 110 grams of cocaine and more…Main Image: Main Image Credit: Jorge Guzman…

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INTERACTIVE: Opioid overdose deaths dropped 8.3 percent in 2017 »

Wednesday February 14, 2018 - 1:37:31 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

The number of opioid-related overdose deaths in Massachusetts fell an estimated 8.3 percent from 2016 to 2017, marking the first year-over-year decline in several years, the Department of Public Health announced Wednesday.A total of 1,977 people died of estimated or confirmed opioid overdoses in 2017,…

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Yarmouth woman denies drug charges »

Monday February 12, 2018 - 4:34:02 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A South Yarmouth woman pleaded not guilty Monday in Barnstable District Court to multiple drug charges after police officers executed a search warrant at her home and allegedly found heroin and fentanyl, according to court documents.Bianca Ortiz, 26, pleaded not guilty to charges…

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Drug bust hailed as Bay State’s biggest »

Monday February 12, 2018 - 9:25:06 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Federal agents and Boston police have seized more than 33 pounds of fentanyl — enough of the deadly synthetic opioid to theoretically kill every man, woman and child in Massachusetts — funneled in by Mexico’s vicious Sinaloa cartel.A lengthy wiretap operation by a joint task force including…

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Rep. Whelan Takes Aim at Synthetic Opioid with Bi-Partisan Bill »

Monday February 12, 2018 - 4:55:07 am | via NewsCenter »

BOSTON – Brewster State Representative Tim Whelan has co-sponsored a bill aimed at cracking down on a synthetic opioid killing many across the region. U-47700 is a powerful synthetic from China that has been found responsible in a number of overdose deaths across the country. More commonly known…

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Rep. Whelan Co-Sponsors Bill to Criminalize Deadly Synthetic Opioid U-47700 »

Wednesday February 07, 2018 - 6:47:22 pm | via Cape Cod Today »

Deck: "Pink death" can be 4 to 8 times more potent than heroin…Towns: BarnstableBourneBrewsterCentervilleChathamCotuitDennisEasthamFalmouthHarwichHyannisMarstons MillsMartha's VineyardMashpeeNantucketOrleansOstervillePlymouthProvincetownSandwichTruroWarehamWellfleetWoods…

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Overdose calls rise; deaths drop on Cape and Islands »

Saturday February 03, 2018 - 6:01:19 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Although the number of overdose calls to emergency responders in 2017 has risen overall on the Cape and Islands, the number of overdose deaths has declined.The state police assigned to Cape and Islands District Attorney’s office recorded 59 unattended deaths last year, and, when combined with deaths…

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U.S. Attorney Lelling elaborates on approaches to marijuana, immigration »

Wednesday January 24, 2018 - 3:14:11 pm | via Wicked Local Cape Cod »

Opioid crimes are his top drug enforcement priority, but U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling told reporters Wednesday that his enforcement of federal marijuana laws could ensnare anyone from an hourly wage employee at a marijuana dispensary to a bank that opens an account for a pot shop.During a meeting with…

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