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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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Local Leaders Discuss Importance of Hope Health Music Festival »

Wednesday July 19, 2017 - 4:59:32 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

HYANNIS – Substance abuse and the opioid epidemic took center stage Tuesday at the Melody Tent in Hyannis, the venue for next month’s Hope Music Festival. Healthcare and law enforcement officials, concert organizers and musicians, along with family members of those who have lost lives or are…

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‘It’s raining needles’: Drug crisis creates pollution threat »

Monday July 17, 2017 - 1:45:00 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

They hide in weeds along hiking trails and in playground grass. They wash into rivers and float downstream to land on beaches. They pepper baseball dugouts, sidewalks and streets. Syringes left by drug users amid the heroin crisis are turning up everywhere.

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Hyannis man sentenced in heroin trafficking scheme »

Monday July 17, 2017 - 6:00:25 am | via Cape Wide News »

BOSTON – A Hyannis man was sentenced last week in federal court in Boston for trafficking heroin and money laundering. Christian Chapman, 27, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Chief Judge Patti B. Saris to eight years in prison and four years of supervised release. In March 2017, Chapman pleaded…

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PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION: Rolling overdose led to SUV landing on its roof, gas leaking, live wires down… »

Sunday July 16, 2017 - 10:24:32 pm | via Hyannis News »

  FALMOUTH – At this point in the investigation, the scene leads police to believe the driver possible overdosed on heroin prior to his vehicle rolling over onto its roof. According to a Falmouth Police press statement, on July 15, 2017, at about 3:15PM, officers and rescue workers responded to…

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SUV Strikes Pole, Rolls Over in Falmouth »

Saturday July 15, 2017 - 8:02:14 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: Falmouth Police: Driver overdosed on heroin and crashed vehicle…Towns: FalmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Falmouth Police:  Driver overdosed on heroin and crashed vehicle…Main Image: Main…

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Provincetown Police Blotter - 07/03/2017 to 07/10/2017 »

Monday July 10, 2017 - 9:52:56 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Another busy week for Provincetown PoliceTowns: ProvincetownTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Another busy week for Provincetown Police…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Provincetown Police Department…

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Cotuit man held on $30K after drug arrest »

Monday July 03, 2017 - 8:48:31 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A 24-year-old Cotuit man was held on $30,000 bail after Barnstable police executed a search warrant on his home and found what they suspect to be 8 grams of heroin and fentanyl, according to a police report.At 4:46 p.m., police searched the home of Mason Lavallee and his mother and…

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Yarmouth Police 2017 Overdose Report »

Monday July 03, 2017 - 1:59:37 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: 56 overdoses so far this year, 6 fatalities…Towns: YarmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: 56 overdoses so far this year, 6 fatalities…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Video Embed: <iframe…

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Falmouth Police Blotter - 06/01/17 to 06/30/17 »

Monday July 03, 2017 - 5:46:33 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: A long, busy June for Falmouth PoliceTowns: FalmouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: A long, busy June for Falmouth Police…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Falmouth Police Department - Public/Press…

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SHOCK REPORT: Dennis man arraigned on drug charges after fatal overdose… »

Monday July 03, 2017 - 4:19:51 am | via Hyannis News »

  BARNSTABLE – A Dennis man was arraigned on serious drug charges this past Friday after police concluded their investigation into a fatal drug overdose which occurred this past March.   HN NOTE/WARNING: The following report contains pertinent and sometimes graphic details related to this…

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