Archive for February, 2015

Comments Off on Why wasn’t suspect in quadruple homicide, Brian D. Williams, jailed in previous Methamphetamine case in Christian County?

  The man accused of killing three people and an unborn child on Friday was found in possession of a meth lab, documents show, two months before the slayings. However, authorities did not charge or jail Brian D. Williams in the drug case until Saturday — the day after the killings. So why wasn’t he […]

Comments Off on Czech Porn star, Sona Muellerova, 25, who goes by the stage name of Laura Crystal, ‘on Methamphetamine’ arrested after leading police on high speed car chase through the Czech capital Prague

  A porn star on meth was arrested after leading police on a high speed car chase through the Czech capital Prague. Czech Sona Muellerova, 25, who goes by the stage name of Laura Crystal had been asked to show up at her local police station after she had earlier been caught on camera driving […]

Comments Off on American Fork Police: Estelle Nelson, 31, stashed Methamphetamine in bra stolen from Kohl’s; she and accomplice, Jordan Hutchinson, 27, booked

AMERICAN FORK — A shoplifting incident late Monday night escalated quickly after police officers found the suspects were reportedly stashing heroin and methamphetamine. Officers received a call Monday night from Kohl’s loss prevention that two people were reportedly concealing items in the dressing room to later steal them. One suspect, Jordan Hutchinson, was cutting open […]

Comments Off on Department of Corrections Officer, Eugene J. Sunega, accused of bringing Methamphetamine, beef jerky and Tabasco sauce into prison in Mangilao

A federal complaint was filed in court yesterday, alleging that a Department of Corrections officer tried to bring close to five grams of methamphetamine, Tabasco sauce and other contraband into the prison. Internal Affairs supervisor Lt. Jeff Limo said in an interview that an investigation has been launched at the prison. According to the complaint […]

Comments Off on Evelin Aldaba Celaya, 25, of Storm Lake, charged with selling Methamphetamine to police informant

STORM LAKE, IA (KTIV) – A Storm Lake, Iowa woman has been arrested on a charge of Delivery of Methamphetamine. 25-year old Evelin Aldaba Celaya was being held on $50,000 bond in the Buena Vista County Jail. Storm Lake police arrested her after executing a search warrant at a residence at 1219 Spooner St. at […]

Comments Off on Cynthia D. Fowler, 45, Beverlee A. Herbert, 47, and Terry W. Utley, 52, Charged for Methamphetamine after Investigation into Terroristic Threatening in Sturgis

STURGIS, Ky. (2/24/15) — A Sturgis man is accused of trafficking in meth and two women are accused of possessing meth after a terroristic threatening complaint was investigated by Kentucky State Police. According to a KSP report, police responded to a terroristic threatening complaint at 7:36 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21 on U.S. 60W in Sturgis. […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine bust nets arrests of Sarah McGinnis, 28, Joshua A. Cain, 29, Devon M. Miller, 18, and a 15-year-old boy in Decatur

  DECATUR – A Decatur couple, Joshua A. Cain and Sarah McGinnis, were each charged Tuesday with Class X methamphetamine manufacturing for allegedly manufacturing the drug in their home in the 1500 block of North Taylor Street. McGinnis, 28, was also charged with methamphetamine-related child endangerment for allegedly exposing her two young children to the […]

Comments Off on Espiridion Suarez, 32, Arrested for Evading Arrest, Possession of Methamphetamine in Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) – Police arrested a man for possession of a controlled substance and evading police in a vehicle at around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday after an officer tried to pull him over for a traffic violation and he tried to flee. According to police, a patrol officer spotted 32-year old Espiridion Suarez making […]

Comments Off on Mindy Helson, 33, Tiffany Jones, 21, Joshua Kinslow, 32, Michael Hunn, 24, Stephen Helson, 39, Stephen Helson Jr., 21, and a 17-year-old juvenile arrested in Horse Cave on Methamphetamine drug charges

Acting on a tip, Horse Cave police arrested six adults and detained a juvenile on drug and other charges Monday in the 200 block of East Main Street in Horse Cave, according to a press release issued Tuesday by Horse Cave Police Department Chief Sean Henry. Joshua Kinslow, 32, of Glasgow, was charged with possession […]

Comments Off on Ellwood teen, Taylor Renee Foley, 18, faces Methamphetamine drug charges after raid in Lawrence County

An Ellwood City teen faces drug charges after police allegedly found suspected methamphetamine, cocaine and a gun in her house. Taylor Renee Foley, 18, of 950 Skyline Drive, was arrested Monday after police executed a sealed search warrant around 6:30 a.m. at her home. Participating in the raid were officers of the Lawrence County District […]

Comments Off on Botetourt County supervisors adopt Methamphetamine lab cleanup ordinance

Botetourt County Supervisors first held a public hearing and then approved an ordinance for the collection of reimbursements for the cleanup of meth labs at its meeting Tuesday, Feb. 24. Since 2011, there have been seven meth labs shut down in Botetourt County. The sheriff’s department’s most recent meth lab bust occurred in January. Due […]

Comments Off on Customs and Border Protection officers seize over $1M in Methamphetamine, drugs, arrest seven

NOGALES, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) – Customs and Border Protection officers recovered over $1 million in drugs and arrested seven people in smuggling attempts last week. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection tells KGUN9 that on Feb. 18 CBP officers recovered an estimated $50,500 in methamphetamine hidden in an SUV. The driver of the SUV, 25-year-old Jorge […]

Comments Off on Nigerian nabbed with 6 kilograms of \Methamphetamine in Jakarta

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The anti drug directorate of the Jakarta metropolitan police has arrested a Nigerian identified as TC believed to be a drug ring leader operating between Jakarta and Hong Kong. TA was arrested on charge of being in possession of 6 kilograms of methamphetamine sent from Hong Kong, director of the police […]

Comments Off on North Charleston police: Mother, Ashley Murdaugh, 26, takes her 8-month-old infant along to score Methamphetamine at North Charleston hotel

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – North Charleston police arrested a 26-year-old woman they say took her baby with her to smoke meth at an area hotel. Ashley Murdaugh was arrested early Monday morning and faces a charge of unlawful conduct toward a child, police say. Detectives spotted a car in the parking lot of a […]

Comments Off on Renton police look for attacker in espresso stand rape; Shad A. Johnson, 42, previously pleaded guilty to Methamphetamine possession in Idaho

Renton police seek the public’s help as they look for a felon who reportedly sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend inside a North Renton espresso stand last week. A woman was opening the stand about 4:36 a.m. Feb. 17 in the 300 block of Park Avenue North when 42-year-old Shad A. Johnson allegedly forced his way inside […]

Drug Cartel Terror

Posted: 25th February 2015 by Doc in Uncategorized
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This article was originally published in Vol. 5, No. 1 of PRISM by National Defense University Press on 10 September, 2014.    Introduction In the age of globalization, we have witnessed a convergence of illicit networks with terrorist groups increasingly relying on crime to support themselves while criminal groups are using terrorist tactics to dominate their […]

Comments Off on Victorian police officer, Nicholas John Powell, charged with stealing thousands of dollars, trafficking Methamphetamine; Brendan Nolan also charged

A Victorian policeman has been accused of stealing money from people in return for allowing them to go free, and of trafficking methamphetamine. Nicholas John Powell, who was stationed at Fitzroy police station, has been charged with theft, drug-trafficking, dealing with the proceeds of crime and misconduct in public office. A second member from the […]

Comments Off on Henderson Police: Armed, Drunk, Methamphetamine Carrying Man. 36-year-old Robert Ball, Arrested Walking in Middle of 1st Street

Police in Henderson stopped a man who appeared to be drunk, walking down the middle of the street, and end up arresting him on other charges.  It happened just before 4:00 am on Sunday. Officers say when they stopped 36-year-old Robert Ball, he was walking down the middle of 1st Street drunk. On him officers […]

Comments Off on Through their eyes: ‘Born into Methamphetamine’

WABASH VALLEY, Ind. (WTHI) – A mother choosing to feed her meth addiction over the health of her unborn child: It seems hard to imagine but in reality, it happens all of the time in our community. For some people, those who see firsthand what meth does to an infant, this unimaginable reality is their […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine lab explodes at America’s Best Value Inn and Suites in Walker

WALKER, Mich. (WZZM) — Police are looking for at least one person in connection with a meth lab explosion and fire at a Kent County motel. Fire crews were called to the America’s Best Value Inn and Suites at 3 Mile Road and Alpine Avenue NW around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday. Dispatchers say a small fire […]

Comments Off on Naked suspect, Carol Ann Turner, 42, friend, Christopher Lee Davis, 29, charged with Methamphetamine possession at Baymont Inn in Cumberland County

Cumberland County sheriff’s deputies, armed with a bench warrant, found more than the suspect they were seeking when they knocked on a motel room door and entered. They found the suspect they sought naked, standing beside a bed with a substantial quantity of meth. Two persons were charged. Carol Ann Turner, 42, 1734 Pomona Rd., […]

Comments Off on Drop in methamphetamine labs in Tulsa leads to Mexican cartel drug distribution

TULSA, Okla. — Law enforcement in Tulsa says that Mexican cartels have filled the void that a crackdown on the shake-and-bake style of cooking methamphetamine left behind. The Tulsa World reports that while the number of personal meth-making labs has decreased about 84 percent since 2011, methamphetamine made by Mexican cartels has spread across the […]

Comments Off on Chad Jeffery Johnson, 38, fled from Goshen police officers with Methamphetamine lab in his coat

A homeless man was arrested Saturday morning after Goshen police say he ran from them with an active meth lab in his coat. Chad Jeffery Johnson, 38, ran from police at about 8 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, in the 400 block of East Washington Street after he agreed to talk to them about an incident […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine, drugs, children found in Sweetwater motel room in Monroe County; Anita Christina McLemore, Tellico Plains, arrested

A area woman was arrested in after a search turned up drugs and children in a motel room last Tuesday. Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputy Dennis Graham said it was around 7:30 p.m. when he went to the hotel on New Highway 68 to serve a search warrant on Anita Christina McLemore, J. D. Farm Road, […]

Comments Off on Sheena Mendoza, 31, Arrested after Two-Year-Old Boy Ingests Methamphetamine in North Platte; Police Search for Husband, Jesse Mendoza

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOPTV) — A North Platte woman has been arrested after police say a two-year-old boy ingested meth. Sheena Mendoza, 31, faces charges of felony exposure of methamphetamine to a child. Police are searching for her husband, Jesse Mendoza. On Saturday, officers were called to the hospital on the report of a child […]