Sisters Gourmet Deli, right in Monument Square, said in a Facebook post that they had a very frightening encounter with a man "clearly under the influence and likely battling mental health issues" on Saturday. Now they are calling on the city of Portland to step up and do something.
Tyler Collins, clearly a gifted genius, allegedly placed a phone call to someone that he thought was a potential buyer of Suboxone, a scheduled drug. He actually had a police officer on the other end of the phone. Whoops.
Officers from the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Maine State Police made several arrests today (April 28) in connection with an investigation into the interstate trafficking of heroin and cocaine in greater Rumford-Mexico.
Jackson Laboratory will receive nearly $12 million in federal money to pay for its new center that will study drug addiction.
The lab's new facility in Bar Harbor will be called the Center for System Neurogenetics of Addiction. It will study mice to see what traits predispose them to drug addiction and use those findings to inform research into human addiction...