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New Bedford Man Charged After Found Slumped in Car
NEW BEDFORD - New Bedford Police are charging a city man after he was found slumped over in his vehicle Monday morning.
New Bedford police responded to reports around 9:30 a.m. Monday of an unresponsive man in a car in the area of 39 Rockland Street near the city's South End...
New Bedford Man Revived After Overdosing in His Car
NEW BEDFORD - A New Bedford man who had apparently overdosed in his car now faces charges.
Police were called to the intersection of Hadley Street and Acushnet Avenue before 10 P.M. Wednesday for a report of a man possibly overdosing in a vehicle...
Massachusetts City Testing Public Narcan Stash Boxes
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts city is considering a proposal to create publicly accessible boxes containing Narcan, the medication used to counteract opioid overdoses.
Cambridge officials say a passer-by who found someone suffering from an overdose could administer the drug before medics ar…
New Bedford Woman Hits Two Parked Cars, Charged With OUI Drugs
NEW BEDFORD - A New Bedford woman is being charged after she crashed into several parked cars in the city.
Police responded to the accident before 11 P.M. Wednesday night, and found 42-year-old Dawn Lynn Costa leaning against her vehicle which had hit two parked cars in front of 40 Linden Street…
Community Policing, Heroin Overdose Outreach Key, Says Chief
In a wide-ranging interview with WBSM's Brian Thomas, New Bedford Police Chief Joseph Cordeiro touched on a lot of subjects that plague the police force, including panhandlers, shootings and drug overdoses.
Chief Cordeiro says the problem with the latter isn't with increased heroin use, but rather th…
Two Behind-The-Wheel Overdoses in New Bedford Sunday
Two people have been charged in separate incidents of drug use while driving in New Bedford.
New Bedford Police say a Middleboro man was found overdosing in his car Sunday afternoon near the fire station on Pleasant Street. 24-year-old Joseph Delsignore was revived with Narcan and transported to St..…
A Wife’s Open Letter to ‘Judgy Lady on Facebook’
Elizabeth posted on Facebook to respond to another woman's opinion on addicts and Narcan. In a letter addressed to the "judgy lady on facebook," she opens up about her experience with a heroin addict, and a heartbreaking loss. WARNING: Strong language used
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