New Jersey Heroin Users May Soon Trade Drugs for Help, Not Handcuffs

N.J. addicts may soon trade drugs for help, not handcuffs

WEST ORANGE -- Police departments across the state may soon be given the all clear to create a new anti-drug program aimed at keeping addicts out of incarceration, and giving them hope for recovery. Pending a full Assembly vote Monday, and later consideration by the state Senate and Gov. Chris Christie, a new bill would let…


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