Nery Cruz was charged with possession of a controlled drug with intent to distribute, a felony, and possession of a controlled drug also a felony. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance bail and is scheduled in court on March 2. READ MORE
Jonathan Sargent was transported to police headquarters where he was booked on multiple charges, including: escape, possession of a narcotic drug; possession of a prescription drug; and violation of bail. READ MORE
“Some might say drugs is a victimless crime. It isn’t. It drives the theft crimes, crimes of violence, and this is what you end up having. You have people dealing drugs. And when you deal drugs you need protection, so your going to have weapons, and there going to be people not only going after their drugs, but the proceeds you see there,” Mara said. READ MORE
The New Hampshire Department of Corrections announces that an intensive, structured treatment unit was established in the Northern New Hampshire Correctional Facility in Berlin to provide treatment and support for inmates suffering with addiction, as well as co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders. READ MORE
Hernan Rijos-Calderon, 26, and William Rivera-Calderon, 35, both of Manchester, were taken into custody after the Police Special Enforcement Division and multiple members of the Manchester Police SWAT Team executed a search warrant at 125 Mammoth Road. READ MORE
Neighbors on Kennard Street were in temporary lockdown Wednesday night as a haz-mat team examined the contents of the trunk of a car involved in a crash for possible meth lab ingredients, following a high-speed police chase.