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DEA introduces new plan of attack for opioid crisis in Bristol County

(WJAR, December 10) In 2018, over 80% of drug deaths in Bristol County involved the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl. Read more.

DEA will increase enforcement and outreach efforts on Southcoast

​(South Coast Today, September 19) In September, officials from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced the launch of a program – 360 – that will work with the community to fight the local opioid epidemic. Read more.

Opioid Overdose Deaths In Mass. Are Down 11% So Far This Year

(WBUR, August 21) According to the state’s preliminary numbers, opioid-related overdose deaths fell 11% during the first six months of 2019 in Massachusetts. Read more.