The Manchester Township Police Department’s Narcotics Enforcement Team had a busy week, as drug-related arrests dominated the police blotter released by the department.
- October 4, 2016
The makers of prescription painkillers have adopted a 50-state strategy that includes hundreds of lobbyists and millions in campaign contributions to help kill or weaken measures aimed at stemming the tide of prescription opioids, the drugs at the heart of a crisis that has cost 165,000 Americans their lives and pushed countless more to crippling…
- September 18, 2016
Five people were arrested during an Ocean County drug bust in which police seized 6,250 doses of heroin, more than $90,000 in cash, a MAC-10 machine gun, cocaine, prescription pills, marijuana and steroids.
- September 7, 2016
We’re proud to announce our partnership with JBJ Soul Kitchen’s new community hub in Toms River, The B.E.A.T. Center.
- September 1, 2016
Still grieving over his son’s death in 2007, John Ramaglia is pressing Lacey officials to deal more aggressively with the heroin problem in the township.
- August 31, 2016
Last week, first responders rushed to dozens of calls for people overdosing on heroin.
- August 30, 2016
America’s doctor just knocked on the doors of every US physician across the country. Virtually, at least.
- August 9, 2016
In their latest effort to raise awareness and advance policies to tackle the ongoing heroin and opioid addiction crisis plaguing New Jersey and the nation, U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both-D-N.J.) today hosted U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Under Secretary for Health David Shulkin for…
- August 9, 2016
After a months-long investigation Brick police have arrested two men and one woman in connection with a heroin distribution operation.
- July 27, 2016
HOPE Sheds Light had the honor of presenting Mary Kotzas and her son Mark with a Certificate of Appreciation on July 12th for their generous donation to HOPE Sheds Light and philanthropic efforts in our community.
- July 14, 2016