Archive for February, 2016

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested an Albuquerque man Saturday night on charges he allegedly smoked meth, had sex with and “pimped out” a mentally disabled woman detectives estimated has the mental capacity of a 10-year-old. 49-year-old Michael Dwayne Porter faces two counts of criminal sexual penetration after he allegedly admitted to using drugs and […]

BARBERTON, Ohio — A Barberton man is accused of running a methamphetamine lab next to a child’s room. Thomas Harris, 43, is charged with first-degree felony meth making, police said. He is expected to make an appearance Monday in Barberton Municipal Court. Barberton police conducted a “knock and talk” with Harris and the occupants of […]

Officials say the lab was operating inside a mobile home on Fayette Road. 44-year-old John Josey and his 35-year-old girlfriend Christina Stanford were arrested late yesterday, charged with operating a meth lab. Also arrested was 29-year-old Brittany Pomerleau of Jay. We’re told agents returned to the scene today, where they spent several hours securing the […]

Police reportedly found over 300 grams of methamphetamine and a slew of other drugs after a short pursuit early Saturday in east Tulsa. The chase began just after midnight near the area of 6900 East Easton Street when a Tulsa police officer reportedly saw a vehicle fail to signal a right turn, according to an […]

Officers learned a Days Inn clerk was selling drugs Investigators say the clerk was selling crack cocaine, meth and weed She was allegedly found with a small amount “definitely packaged for the intent to sell”, according to police Three buyers and another suspected seller were caught before the clerk A traffic stop sent four possible […]

Fresno, Calif – A car accident in Northeast Fresno leads police to a large amount of meth. Sunday afternoon, two men were involved in a car accident with another driver, near Highway 41 and Shaw Avenue in Fresno. Police say the men paid the driver with counterfeit money, the driver then alerted police. Fresno Police […]

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JACKSON, MS (localmemphis.com) – Mississippi Highway Patrolmen seized about 19 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, 10 pounds of high-grade marijuana, about one pound of cocaine and about 9.3 of heroin this weekend. Members of the unit stopped a Volvo tractor-trailer truck Friday at 3:30 p.m. The vehicle was carrying passenger cars, and found illegal drugs in […]

Ashland Police Battling Methamphetamine Problem

Posted: 29th February 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

ASHLAND, WI – Methamphetamine is a growing problem in Ashland, and with it, comes a rise in property crime. “Property crimes are through the roof. People break into their own friend’s houses looking for money, looking for whatever they can steal just to get money to get the drug,” says Investigator Scott Moreland. Users are […]

HASTINGS, Neb. — It’s been 18 months since Hastings resident Tonya Hernandez has gotten high off meth, an accomplishment she’s now sharing with the community to help others fight their addictions to one of the state’s most prevalent drugs. As Hernandez sat at home last week watching news of the state’s largest drug bust unfolding, […]

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – Kingsport Police Department officers arrested three people Friday morning after an active methamphetamine lab was found inside an apartment on Oak Street in Kingsport. According to a KPD news release, officers responded to a report of possible drug activity at Maple Oaks Apartments and made contact with Kelli R. Larkins, 41, […]

A Jamestown man pleaded guilty Thursday to two counts of gross sexual imposition and one count of child endangerment in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Demietrius Daniel, 21, Jamestown, pleaded guilty to two Class A and one Class C felony charges in exchange for Stutsman County Assistant State’s Attorney Katherine Naumann dropping two counts of […]

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. – A search warrant was executed at 1134 Williams Street in the City of Lake Geneva for the manufacture of methamphetamine Thursday evening. House resident Michael R. Koerner, age 29, was arrested from his home and confined in the Walworth County Jail. He is facing felony charges of possession of methamphetamine precursor […]

SALEM, Ind. (February 27, 2016) – An Indiana man wanted on warrants was found unresponsive in a crawl space under a home with meth and other drugs. On Friday evening, the Indiana State Police received information that Richard Graham, 42, from Pekin, Indiana, was present at 103 Cherry Street in Salem. Graham had multiple active […]

SCOTTSBLUFF – Meth distribution in southwest Nebraska continues to be a growing problem. With more and more users being addicted, demand is at an all-time high and money continues to be a motivator for dealers. “That substance is so terribly addictive that people will just abandon everything for it, families, personal hygiene, relationships, it doesn’t […]

JOHNSTON TWP., Ohio – A Trumbull County woman is facing multiple drug charges. 40 year-old Colleen Maky was arrested Friday at a home on the 7 thousand block of Ridge Road in Johnson Township. Maky had an outstanding warrant from Niles Municipal Court. Officials say she is known to cook methamphetamine Members of the Trumbull-Ashtabula […]

The first of 60 suspected meth dealers appeared in federal court in Omaha Friday following their arrest in a “groundbreaking” series of police raids in western Nebraska and Colorado. The list of those arrested, including 4 on state level charges, were made public at a press conference in North Platte Friday morning. The U.S. Attorney […]

The disappearance of small shake and bake one-pot labs has given mass-producing super labs a ready-made market for the newest form of methamphetamine — ICE. “Years and years ago, you had the large cooks, then from 2005 to 2007, we saw a little of the ICE emerging,” said Tim Glover, director of the Lauderdale County […]

More than half of the estimated 268,000 users of ‘ice’ are drug dependent 25-35 year olds have the highest rates of methamphetamine use Regular users had the drug at least once a month in the last year The rate of dependent use had continued to increase since 2009-2010 Australia’s disastrous methamphetamine epidemic seems to be […]

AUSTIN, Ind. —Police say a southern Indiana teacher was arrested after they discovered methamphetamine in her classroom. Laura Nowling, 47, is facing drug possession charges.   Scott County investigators, working with the Indiana State Police, arrested Nowling at Austin Elementary School Thursday afternoon. Investigators said they received various tips in recent weeks and they had searched […]

A federal search warrant unsealed earlier this month involves suspected human trafficking and the manufacturing and distribution of methamphetamine in the Texarkana area. A search warrant affidavit filed Jan. 13 for property in Genoa, Ark., names Jeremy Paul May, 32, Jamie Gene Yates, aka “Phatboy,” 43, and individuals identified only as cooperating defendants, cooperating witnesses […]

Opal Cox has been charged with one count of criminal possession of dangerous drugs with intent to distribute, a felony. According to court documents, a Great Falls police officer was called Feb. 18 to a residence in the 400 block of 5th Street South to assist Adult Probation and Parole for a call involving narcotics […]

ETOWAH COUNTY, AL (WBRC) – The Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit locked up eight people on Tuesday as part of an ongoing investigation of trafficking and importation or methamphetamine in the area. Agents arrested the following people: Thomas Sprayberry, 35, of Hokes Bluff, AL. Kelli Hutchins, 33, of Guntersville, AL. Elijah Christmas, 19, of Southside, […]

Montana Meth: Attacking Addiction

Posted: 26th February 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Bill Morris moved to Montana to escape a toxic relationship with methamphetamine slowly stealing his life, but what Morris didn’t expect was to find more meth than ever in the Billings community. “I didn’t realize how big the problem was in Billings for the community being the size that it is,” Morris said. “with just […]

Cities de Crystal: San Diego & Tijuana

Posted: 26th February 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

You can walk around San Diego, and see the crystal.  The homeless addicts who shuffle out of their lairs, around downtown and East Village, picking the scabs on their face, the kids on the trolley, eyes glazed black with meth…..The cheap, dirty, bleak motels all over Point Loma, Clairemont, Linda Vista, Ocean Beach, up and […]

US Customs and Border Protection agents at a border crossing in Nogales, Arizona,seized 387 pounds of methamphetamine on February 5, the largest meth seizure in the crossing’s history. A tractor-trailer hauling bell peppers that was attempting to cross at the Mariposa Commercial Facility was stopped, and CBP agents pulled 400 packages of meth worth $1.1 […]