NYC receives first $11.5M installment of opioid settlement funds. But how will the money be used?
The money is undoubtedly arriving at a time when it’s urgently needed, as fatal drug overdoses in the five boroughs continue to break records.
Apr 22, 5:01 AM
HQ Trivia CEO Colin Kroll Found Dead In Soho Apartment From Apparent Overdose
Police and a girlfriend reportedly found him unconscious and unresponsive in his Spring Street apartment just after midnight today.
Updated: Dec 16, 2018 2:42 PM
Two Others Are Sought For Moving Lyric McHenry's Body
The 26-year-old producer left the Dream Hotel Downtown with a man who has been charged with moving her body, as well as two others.
Updated: Nov 1, 2018 7:41 PM
Man Charged With 'Concealing' Lyric McHenry's Body In The Bronx
Lyric McHenry had been celebrating her birthday with her sister and friends in lower Manhattan the night before her body was found in the Bronx.
Updated: Oct 31, 2018 10:28 AM
Fatal Drug Overdoses Increased Last Year As Fentanyl Crisis Grips NYC Communities
Fatal drug overdoses rose once again in New York City last year, thanks in large part to growing fentanyl usage.
Updated: Sep 19, 2018 2:03 PM
Bethenny Frankel's On-Off Boyfriend Reportedly Died In His Trump Tower Apartment
A 51-year-old was pronounced dead at 721 Fifth Avenue this morning.
Updated: Aug 10, 2018 3:40 PM
NYPD Reportedly Seized Over 1,000 Bags Of K2 From Brooklyn Apartment
The NYPD is scheduled to host a press conference regarding the K2 seizure at 3 p.m.
Updated: May 31, 2018 4:49 PM
At Least 16 Hospitalized After Mass K2 Overdose In Brooklyn
'There's at least six of them in front of my house right now. Two of them are lying on the street, the rest are zombies.'
Updated: May 21, 2018 6:58 PM
Seven People Hospitalized Outside Penn Station After Possible K2 Overdose
Seven people who "seemed to be under the influence of something" outside Penn Station were rushed to the hospital Friday night, according to an FDNY spokesperson.
Updated: Aug 26, 2017 4:46 PM
HBO Producer Sentenced To Year In Prison For Moving Dead Body From Chelsea Apartment
A prolific HBO producer was sentenced Tuesday to one year and a day in prison for his role in dragging a dead body into a Chelsea apartment in order to protect his drug dealer's "stash house."
Updated: Aug 15, 2017 4:51 PM
Family Of Woman Who Died In Police Custody In Staten Island To Sue The NYPD
Police found her unconscious in her car at the Verrazano Bridge toll plaza. The next day she was dead.
Updated: Jan 21, 2017 12:44 PM
City Agrees To Study Supervised Injection Sites For Heroin Users
"Sadly the reason this is happening right now is the scale of the problem. Overdose deaths continue to go up."
Updated: Sep 28, 2016 5:41 PM
Back To Top