Sen. Bob Menendez introduces bill to crack down on the import of fentanyl from legal entry points as the synthetic opioid continues to play into a large volume of drug overdoses.
For now, the nation’s first legal overdose prevention center is on hold with New Jersey taking a keen interest in the outcome across the Delaware River.
The state attorney general estimated that the drug mill, set up in a luxury apartment in Harrison, supplied 15,000 doses of fentanyl and heroin per day.
The head of New Jersey's Reentry Corporation says replacing one drug with another to help treat addiction isn't at odds with sobriety. Rather, former Gov. Jim McGreevey says addicted individuals are ...
John Spielman of Kinnelon found out the hard way that while there’s great compassion for treating drug addiction as a disease, there’s still a bull's-eye on drug dealers in Morris County.
Experts and advocates gathered to discuss what more can be done to combat the state's opioid crisis.
The lawsuit names no less than eight drugmakers, three distributors and four drugstore retailers, and calls the operation a criminal enterprise.
First responders can now carry higher dosages of naloxone to reverse potent opioid overdoses.
Nursing shortages being blamed on short-handed bureaucrats. The head of New Jersey’s Board of Nursing said she was ousted as retaliation for blowing the whistle on a staffing and funding crisis. A ...
The suit brought by Attorney General Chris Porrino alleges INSYS made false claims to health insurers to increase the market share for the powerful opioid Subsys.
A killer drug takes a grim toll. How can the trafficking be stopped as long as buyers want it? We ask the attorney general. Commuters will soon be back on track. Amtraks disruptive rail repairs will ...
A record-setting 31 pounds of the deadly synthetic opioid were seized in Camden.
The bill would give first responders more leeway in administering an opioid antidote.
Crowding international arrivals to call out President Trump's travel ban as an assault on our values. A crowded docket of pressing issues put to a legislative vote. Will the governor sign any of them ...
NJTV honored several members of the community who are part of the fight against New Jersey's growing heroin epidemic.