Sheriff Frank Cousins knows that today's addicts are not inner-city people in back alleys with needles in their arms. Two of his former paper boys, kids he watched grow up in Newburyport, were recently sent to his jail in Middleton. Both are heroin addicts. They are 19 and 20.

Beverly : Sherriff Frank Cousins. Heroin series. Photo by Amy Sweeney/Salem News. Thursday, December 23, 2004