• US attorney, cops say Vt. heroin fight to continue
    The Associated Press | April 08,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Some of the top federal law enforcement officials in Vermont say they are going to continue working with state and local police to fight trafficking of illegal narcotics that has led to levels of addiction in the city of Rutland that the local police chief called “mind boggling.”

    In a Monday news conference at the federal courthouse in Rutland, U.S. Attorney Tristram Coffin, Rutland Police Chief James Baker and others said they are going to work hard this summer to fight drug trafficking. Baker said high addiction levels have led to what he described as “chaos” in some of neighborhoods.

    Coffin is planning to host a similar meeting next week in Burlington.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    WHITE RIVER JUNCTION ó A New Hampshire man is expected to spend nine months in jail in his home... Full Story
    A Ludlow woman denied threatening another female driver with a handgun while driving on Route 7... Full Story
    A Rutland landlord will pay a $1,000 fine for filing false lead compliance documents. Full Story
    More Articles