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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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Dangerous new opioid compound found on Cape »

Friday January 05, 2018 - 7:12:40 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

MARSTONS MILLS — A man who overdosed in his mother’s basement bedroom on Dec. 27 was allegedly found with 92 grams of a rarely seen opioid compound known as U-47700.Bret Carreiro, 28, of Wheeler Road, also allegedly had 220 grams of fentanyl, an opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin,…

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Yarmouth Police Arrest Two for Heroin/Fentanyl »

Thursday January 04, 2018 - 5:05:21 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: One officer suffered medical reaction to Fentanyl exposure…Towns: YarmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: One officer suffered medical reaction to Fentanyl exposure…Main Image: Main Image Credit: Michael…

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Officer suffers Fentanyl exposure while confronting two men snorting and booting up… »

Thursday January 04, 2018 - 2:34:00 pm | via Hyannis News »

  The following is the actual YPD press statement: PAC UNIT ARREST TWO FOR HEROIN/FENTYNYL AND ONE OFFICER SUFFERS EXPOSURE On the evening of Tuesday, January, 2, 2018, at approximately 5:50PM, members of the plain clothes Proactive Anti-Crime (PAC) Unit observed two subjects in a vehicle acting…

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Marstons Mills man faces drug charges after overdose »

Tuesday January 02, 2018 - 8:29:39 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A Marstons Mills man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Barnstable District Court to a charge of possession with intent to distribute a class B substance after police found him overdosing next to bags containing two extremely potent opioid compounds.Bret W. Carreiro, 28, of 26 Wheeler…

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Being in US illegally is cause for deportation »

Tuesday January 02, 2018 - 3:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Your very fake editorial “Innocent until proved guilty” on Dec. 31 put your ideology above the law and misleads your readers.No further crime other than being in the country illegally is cause for deportation under U.S. immigration law. No felony required. No traffic ticket required.Illegal…

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Barnstable Licensing Authority keeps Hyannis pizza shop closed »

Thursday December 28, 2017 - 9:53:57 am | via The Barnstable Patriot »

Ronny’s wants to be the new Scottie’s Famous Pizza in Hyannis, but the Barnstable Licensing Authority has ordered the restaurant location at 11 Ridgewood Ave. to remain closed until at least February.Four people, including the propietor, were arrested there in August. They were allegedly…

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China: US should curb demand for opioids, not blame China »

Thursday December 28, 2017 - 8:58:02 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BEIJING — The United States should look within to cut down demand for opioids which are fueling its deadly drug crisis rather than stressing unsubstantiated claims that China is the major source of these chemicals, a top Chinese drug enforcement official said Thursday.China and the U.S. have worked…

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As California legalizes pot, laws collide at US checkpoints »

Wednesday December 27, 2017 - 1:34:16 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

PINE VALLEY, Calif. — California legalizes marijuana for recreational use Monday, but that won’t stop federal agents from seizing the drug — even in tiny amounts — on busy freeways and backcountry highways.Marijuana possession still will be prohibited at eight Border Patrol checkpoints…

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Bourne Police Blotter - 12/20/17 to 12/26/17 »

Wednesday December 27, 2017 - 11:00:22 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: A busy time for Bourne Police…Towns: BourneTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: A busy time for Bourne Police…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Bourne Police Department - MEDIA RELEASE LOG…

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New group offers support for those fighting addiction in Wareham »

Tuesday December 19, 2017 - 8:08:57 pm | via Wareham News Headlines »

With 19 opioid-related deaths this year in Wareham, a new group has come together to offer support for anyone battling addiction. “That’s 19 too many,” said Bill Pimental, a member of Wareham Fighting Against Addiction. “Opioid use has taken a toll in this town.” On Tuesday, Selectmen learned…

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