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On June 21, two males broke into a local business by smashing a window and using an SUV to pull protective bars from the window frame using a tow strap. One male remained outside, while the other entered the store and stole...

File photo: A Transit Police officer looks over drugs seized from a man arrested for possession for the purpose of trafficking. Gerry Kahrmann / PNG Drug seizure data obtained by Postmedia via a freedom of information request gives insight into how police track illicit substances.Vancouver police seized...

July, 2019 In the process of posting breaking news on The Valley Patriot Facebook and Twitter pages we often encounter reader comments that evoke serious emotion, discussion, and debate. Earlier this month, we posted a story of the Lawrence Fire Dept. searching for a reported overdose...

CLEVELAND — Kernice Martin will spend three decades in prison for trafficking fentanyl, heroin and cocaine, the Department of Justice announced. "Drug traffickers illegally carry firearms to protect their cash and their supply," U.S. Attorney Justin Herdman said. "This case is another example of...

Photo: Mark Brennan/flickrHere's what you need to know about what's happening in Boston.Hanson health officials shut down Dunkin', convenience store due to rodent problemHanson’s Board of Health ordered a Dunkin’ and a Speedway convenience store to stop selling food Wednesday after an inspection led to...

Fort Wayne police are seeing a surge in methamphetamine use, backed by statistics showing meth seizures are on pace to exceed last year's record levels. “We're just seeing the market is just flooded with meth at this time,”...

NASHUA, NH — The following people have been indicted in Hillsborough County Superior Court-South. Amanda Grazewski, 22, pictured lower right, of Thayer Court in Nashua, on a felony sale of a controlled drug-fentanyl charge on Dec. 7, 2018, to an individual working with the...