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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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6 Cape women named Unsung Heroines »

Thursday June 22, 2017 - 5:50:26 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BOSTON — Six Cape Cod women were honored Wednesday by the state as 2017 “Unsung Heroines,” according to the Commission on the Status of Women.Lynda Allen, executive director of Crystal Garden Children’s Learning Center in Hyannis, who was nominated by state Sen. Julian Cyr,…

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Dennis Police Officer honored as “Unsung Heroine” in ceremony at State House »

Thursday June 22, 2017 - 9:29:06 am | via Cape Wide News »

BOSTON –  Dennis Police Officer Elizabeth (Liz) Tucker was recognized Wednesday as an Unsung Heroine Award recipient by the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women in a ceremony held in the Hall of Flags at the State House.  Nominated for the award by Rep. Timothy Whelan…

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Reader panel learns how the Cape’s drug crisis is covered »

Wednesday June 21, 2017 - 5:23:38 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Our Reader Panel meetings have covered numerous topics this year, but the most recent meeting touched on the heart of what want to be known for: impactful, enterprise journalism.Managing Editor Linda Corcoran and reporter K.C. Myers led the discussion. They were an easy choice, as the two have formed…

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Opioid-Related Hospital Visits See Dramatic Increase Across Country: Report »

Tuesday June 20, 2017 - 12:57:31 pm | via Barnstable-Hyannis Patch »

Across the country, both opioid-related inpatient stays and ED visits have increased over the past 10 years.

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Chatham Police host training session for officers and dispatchers »

Tuesday June 20, 2017 - 12:21:06 pm | via Cape Wide News »

CHATHAM – Several Cape Cod police officers and dispatchers were at the Chatham Police Department Tuesday for specialized training from Hanrahan Consulting in how to handle mental health and substance abuse calls. The number of mental health related calls is on the rise. Substance abuse, particularly…

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Traffic stop leads to arrest of Wellfleet man for deadly fentanyl »

Tuesday June 20, 2017 - 12:05:22 pm | via Cape Wide News »

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police report that Tuesday morning at 2:40 AM, Patrol Officers of the 12-8 shift stopped a vehicle for a violation. An on-scene investigation resulted in the arrest of a Wellfleet man for possession of a small amount of the deadly drug fentanyl. Fentanyl is a potent, synthetic…

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Truro man denies heroin trafficking charges »

Monday June 19, 2017 - 6:33:57 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

ORLEANS — A 32-year-old Truro man pleaded not guilty Monday in Orleans District Court to heroin possession and distribution charges after his alleged erratic driving Sunday caused another motorist to report him to police. Samuel Widrow drove off Route 6 in a Toyota pickup truck and almost…

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Cape Cod gang leader and associate convicted in heroin trafficking case »

Monday June 19, 2017 - 6:17:07 pm | via Cape Wide News »

BOSTON – A federal jury last Friday convicted Denzel Chisholm, 26,, a leader of the Nauti-Block gang in Hyannis, and Molly London, 33, of numerous federal drug charges, following a nine-day trial. Chisholm, of West Yarmouth, and London, of Hyannis, were convicted of various drug charges related to…

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Eastham Erratic Driving Report Results in Drug Trafficking Arrest »

Monday June 19, 2017 - 1:46:07 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: Suspect found in possession of 19 grams of heroinTowns: EasthamTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Suspect found in possession of 19 grams of heroin…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  From…

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Police on alert for potent opioid carfentanil »

Friday June 16, 2017 - 3:02:29 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

News that the deadly opioid carfentanil has arrived in Massachusetts does not surprise police or paramedics on Cape Cod as they brace for the potent drug to cross the canal.Police in Brockton and Quincy last week recovered drugs that, when tested at the state crime lab, came back as the dreaded carfentanil,…

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