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MSP, Lawrence Police, Essex Sheriff’s Dept. Conduct Zero-Tolerance Initiative

The Massachusetts State Police, Lawrence Police, and Essex County Sheriff’s Department yesterday concluded a four-night Zero Tolerance Initiative in Lawrence that resulted in numerous arrests, most for drug and motor vehicle offenses. The initiative sought to reinforce the tone that law enforcement will not abide any criminal offenses, including street-level drug crimes and motor vehicle…

Community Action Team nabs suspected heroin trafficker in Lawrence

A motor vehicle stop by a member of the Troop A Community Action Team on Bennington Street in Lawrence last night led to the arrest of a Bradford man for trafficking heroin, among other charges. At about 7:10 p.m. yesterday, Trooper Nicholas Neczypyr pulled over a 2002 Nissan Altima on Bennington Street at Park Street…

Task Force Arrests Fentanyl Trafficker After Watching him take Taxi to Drug Deal

Members of a regional task force arrested a suspected fentanyl trafficker yesterday morning in Lawrence after surveillance officers observed him take a taxi to the site of a pre-arranged drug transaction.  YASIL DELOSSANTOS, 27, of Boston, was charged with trafficking in fentanyl, distribution of fentanyl, and possession of cocaine. Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit Troopers…