Archive for May, 2016

Even as thousands of Kern County residents took a day off from work Monday, former Bakersfield police Detective Patrick Mara was with his family facing down one of the most difficult decisions of his life. On Friday, The Californian named the 13-year veteran of the Bakersfield Police Department as the one-time partner of former BPD […]

Police have confirmed a boy aged six found suspected drugs stashed inside a chocolate egg in Limavady. The boy was playing with his eight-year-old brother when he found the egg, underneath a hedge on the Edenmore Road on Friday afternoon. The children opened it and discovered a bag of white powder – suspected methamphetamine – […]

SOUTH GATE, Calif. (KABC) — Police chased a stolen car suspect in an SUV from South Gate for more than two hours Monday on freeways and surface streets with light holiday traffic. After leading officers over multiple freeways throughout Los Angeles County, the suspect finally stopped in the middle of the southbound 405 in Long […]

Dangers of Methamphetamine trash

Posted: 31st May 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

It’s probably something you’ve never even thought about: the potential danger of picking up discarded bottles or bags of trash. But the ingredients used to cook methamphetamine are so dangerous you don’t even want to touch them. In many cases the so called meth cookers are dumping their trash in parks, on roadways, in ditches […]

AMARILLO, TX (NEWS RELEASE) – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized almost 12 pounds of methamphetamine Sunday after a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper stopped a vehicle in Carson County. At approximately 12:21 p.m., a DPS trooper stopped a 2005 Kia Rio traveling east on IH-40 near Conway, for a traffic violation. The trooper […]

A TAIWANESE woman has been caught with a kilogram of methamphetamine in her luggage at Perth International Airport, Australian border officials say. Australian Border Force officers found five vacuum sealed bags of white crystals in the woman’s luggage after she arrived on a flight from Hong Kong on Monday. Initial tests returned positive readings for […]

“At least 60 percent of the population on the Rosebud reservation uses meth,” says Calvin “Hawkeye” Waln Jr., captain of the Rosebud Police Department. This is not the first time meth has come to Rosebud. According to Waln, people began using it before 2005. “It comes in waves,” he says, but the current wave is […]

GEORGE TOWN: An Indonesian woman was sentenced to death by a High Court here for trafficking in 4.02 kg of methamphetamine. Judicial Commissioner Colin Lawrence Sequerah ruled yesterday that the defense had failed to raise a reasonable doubt to the prosecution’s case against Rita Krisdianti. She was charged with drug trafficking after being found with […]

Detectives are investigating after a woman escaped from a residence where she was allegedly held hostage and was injected with a concoction of three drugs, according the Fort Smith Police Department. About 5:45 a.m. Thursday, several Fort Smith officers were dispatched to a residence in the 2800 block of South 10th Street regarding a burglary. […]

A man accused of torturing and sexually abusing a woman for months at a property in Brisbane’s north has been remanded in custody. Police executed a search warrant on Saturday and allegedly found cash, methamphetamine and marijuana inside a house at Zillmere. Officers said a woman, who was known to the man, alleged he had […]

SALEM, Ore. – A Salem man stabbed a woman he met on Craigslist more than 10 times after the pair broke into a Buddhist temple to do methamphetamine Friday night, investigators said. Jose Murillo, 23, faces attempted murder and assault charges. Murillo and the victim, Cynthia Veazey, struck up a friendship on Craigslist within the […]

Amos J. Robl, 39 of Merrill-was charged in Lincoln County Circuit Court May 20, with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine and misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. According to court records, Robl was reportedly involved in an incident in the city of Merrill on the afternoon of May 18th, in which officers of the Merrill Police Department […]

WAYNESBORO, Va. (NEWSPLEX) — The Waynesboro Police Department confirms it arrested three people during a drug bust last week. The raid happened on Friday afternoon at a house on Mason Street in Waynesboro. Three people were arrested and charged during the bust: 23-year-old Justin Edward Bailey of Afton, 30-year-old Jacqueline Nicole Spitler of Batesville, and […]

Transcripts of telephone calls and text messages to and from the phone of a former Knoxville Police Department officer indicate he not only bought and sold drugs on duty but while at police headquarters, prosecutors say. Knox County prosecutors on Monday filed a portion of the transcripts of several thousand calls and text messages from […]

SALT LAKE CITY — Stolen vehicles are a problem that practically every city in Utah deals with. Sometimes the vehicles are recovered damaged at the end of a high-speed chase. Sometimes they are found abandoned in the Jordan River. And sometimes a person’s car is recovered with seemingly no harm done to it at all. […]

Don’t touch Methamphetamine labs

Posted: 30th May 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

The best intentions can have dire consequences if you don’t know what you are dealing with. At 3:19 p.m. Thursday, a Pioneer resident called the Williams County Sheriff’s Office to report that she had found a pop bottle that looked like a methamphetamine lab. She picked it up, carried it home and held onto it […]

Ten residents of the Jackson area have been indicted on charges of conspiring to distribute large quantities of highly pure methamphetamine throughout West Tennessee. Edward Stanton III, U.S. attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, announced the indictments in a news release Friday. On Thursday, nine of the defendants were taken into custody. One defendant […]

Federal authorities recently seized more than $1 million in crystal methamphetamine from a Mexican citizen at the Juarez-Lincoln International Bridge, an affidavit states. Homeland Security Investigations special agents identified the suspect as Felipe Humberto Gallegos, 28, of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. A criminal complaint filed Monday charged Gallegos with possess with intent to distribute a […]

YANGON (Reuters) – The authorities in Myanmar seized roughly 21 million methamphetamine pills with a street value of around US$35.5 million (S$49 million) near the border with China, state-owned media said on Monday (May 30), the country’s second largest haul of the contraband. Although better known for its opium production, Myanmar, a country with restive […]

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL (WTVY) A major player in the sale and manufacturing of methamphetamine in Walton County is behind bars following an investigation by members of Walton County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration Panama City Resident Office. Since July of 2015 an investigation has been ongoing into the drug trafficking activities of Kord […]

A shoplifting complaint Thursday left a West Monroe woman accused of theft and drug possession charges. According to an arrest affidavit, officers were dispatched to the West Monroe Wal-Mart for a shoplifting complaint and made contact with the suspect, Natasha Babineaux, 39, 703 Edwards Road, West Monroe. The suspect had been observed for more than […]

An Attalla woman faces multiple drug charges following her arrest today. Christina Nicole Kirby, 27, has been charged with methamphetamine trafficking, methamphetamine distribution and drug possession. Agents executed arrest warrants at Kirby’s residence on Spout Springs Road in Attalla. Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit Commander Randall Johnson said Kirby’s offenses happened between February and April. […]

(KUTV) A former BYU student convicted for having a meth lab in his apartment was arrested again on Friday on suspicion of having a meth lab in his apartment, according to Salt Lake City Police. Bryce Cazier, 23, the former BYU student was arrested this time in Salt Lake City for operating a meth lab […]

ONTARIO, Calif. — Agents arrested five men and seized 53 pounds of methamphetamine during a major undercover drug bust in Ontario. The meth has an estimated street value of $2.6 million, authorities said. The men were arrested after trying to sell the drugs to undercover officers. The operation took place at the parking lot of […]

Meth in the News – May 27, 2016

Posted: 27th May 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Meth in the News Professor Nicholas E Goeders For the most part, I don’t really care what adults want to put into their bodies. I don’t believe that lengthy prison sentences are appropriate just for the simple possession and use of drugs. The money spent to incarcerate them would be better used for treatment. But […]