Heroin's Alarming Resurgence In Boston

February 3, 2014

Brilliant, ambitious, and troubled were all words used to describe actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead yesterday in his New York City apartment. In addition to an outpouring of accolades, Hoffman’s death is prompting a larger discussion about drug abuse, specifically heroin, which is making a resurgence in cities across the country, including here in Boston. 


  • Tito Jackson is a city councilor representing Roxbury and parts of the South End, Dorchester, Jamaica Plain and the Fenway.  

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