Task Force on Heroin And Opioid Addiction formed to battle heroin epidemic
Officials have announced a new weapon in the war against the heroin epidemic on Long Island.
The state Senate announced the formation of the Task Force on Heroin And Opioid Addiction, to be headed by state Sen. Phil Boyle, of Bay Shore.
The task force will examine the problem and seek suggestions for experts on addiction prevention and treatment. In addition, it will address the rise...