heroin abuse

Albany Police Chief Brendan Cox
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Some big names in New York law enforcement have announced the takedown of multi-state drug pipelines.

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Schenectady County Sheriff Dominic Dagostino and members of the county legislature announced the creation of a county-wide drug unit this morning to address the growing heroin epidemic.

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WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Substance abuse took center stage at the Albany County Courthouse rotunda this morning.

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