Archive for August, 2016

Chico >> A former Fair View High School yard duty has been charged in a case where she allegedly had sex with a student and gave birth to their baby, prosecutors said. Jessica Jolene Hays, 40, of Chico was charged Monday in Butte County Superior Court with felony counts of unlawful sex with a minor, […]

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Michelle Martens kept her new relationship with a man convicted of child endangerment a secret from friends and family for weeks – as she helped plan her daughter’s 10th birthday party, sent the girl off daily to the school bus and held down her job at a local grocery store. Now relatives […]

Seven people were arrested Friday outside a Cracker Barrel in Bullitt County after police said they discovered more than 10 pounds of crystal methamphetamine during a traffic stop. According to court records, the Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office was investigating 48-year-old Carl Curtsinger, of Louisville, after a vehicle belonging to him was involved with transporting and distributing narcotics. […]

Jakarta, Aug. 30 (CNA) An Indonesian court has sentenced four Taiwanese nationals to death for possession of 26 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine. The four were among five suspects who were given the death sentence on Aug. 24 by a district court north of Jakarta. Although they have the right to appeal the sentence, there is […]

LUFKIN, Texas (KETK) – A Lufkin woman was arrested on Monday after she allegedly broke into a person’s vehicle and began smoking meth. According to police reports, at around 1:16 a.m., a man reported a woman who was acting strange had made her way into his truck on Denman Avenue. Police said Diana Haddox, 48, reportedly broke […]

A 27-year-old San Angelo man has been indicted by a Tom Green County grand jury on a charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child. Oscar Cardinez Perez, Jr. is accused of sexually assaulting a five-year-old girl in February. According to court documents, the child told a forensic interviewer at the Heart of Texas Children’s […]

WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) – A disabled Jones County grandmother is arrested for possession of methamphetamine, according to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department. Sandra Dearmon, 52, was arrested early Monday morning on Highway 84 West near the Jones County, Wayne County line. Officials said she was pulled over for improper equipment on her vehicle. Upon […]

Methamphetamine is everywhere

Posted: 30th August 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

A reformed meth addict believes most people don’t realize just how prevalent the drug is. “It’s everywhere,” Haydee Richards says. Richards bravely sharing her story about her spiral of addiction to the highly destructive drug comes as experts say resources are being stretched too thinly with some clinics in Auckland being “inundated” by people needing […]

Police seized $45m of meth in Perth smuggled in timber logs from Africa Four men, including a Nigerian, were arrested and face life in prison It is the same strategy and origin as an August 4 bust in Sydney That one had $115m of meth hidden inside and two men were arrested Police have seized […]

The trail of poison that led to the death of rock star Prince and thousands of other Americans begins in China, which President Obama will visit on Sept. 2. According the State Department’s 2016 Narcotics Strategy Report, “China has become a hub for illicit drug consumption, drug and precursor chemical trafficking, and money laundering activities.” […]

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The third suspect in the horrific rape and killing of a 10-year-old Albuquerque girl whose body was dismembered made her first court appearance Saturday. Jessica Kelley, who was seated in a wheelchair, remained silent as she listened from jail via a video feed as a judge read the charges she faces in […]

The Missoula County Attorney’s Office didn’t charge a single case of methamphetamine possession or distribution in 2007. Last year, there were 117 cases, with 62 open meth cases so far this year, said Jason Marks, chief deputy county attorney. And meth seizures by the Missoula Drug Task Force are 38 percent higher than they were […]

The cartel of the sexenio, is CJNG, it is ready to enter the big leagues Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a Sinembargo article Subject Matter: The growth of the Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion Recommendation: No prior subject matter knowledge required Reporter: Juan Luis Garcia Hernandez The first time that “Los Mata […]

Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a Valor por Tamaulipas article Subject Matter: Life in Tamaulipas under the shadow of impunity Recommendation: No prior subject matter knowledge required  Reporter: Anonymous There is a huge house with a large garden in the city of Victoria in Tamaulipas, it is surrounded by high walls, […]

LAKE ANDES — At Andes Central, teachers preparing for the school year did more than just stock their classrooms with school supplies. They also reviewed warning signs of meth abuse and policies that school officials are to follow when face-to-face with a possible drug or alcohol issue. “Some people just want to brush the meth […]

DECATUR TOWNSHIP, Mich.— A police search for a fugitive led to the discovery of numerous drugs and a small child living in a space where meth production is alleged to have taken place — six people were placed under arrest as a result. Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department deputies were dispatched around 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, […]

OMAHA, Neb. (KETV) —Police arrested and charged a man Saturday for allegedly causing $1 million in damage to Eppley Airfield on Thursday. Delairo Koonce, 35, was booked into Douglas County Corrections for theft over $5,000, criminal mischief, and criminal trespass. Police said Koonce was involved in a disturbance with officers on Thursday and fled on […]

As Derrick Dearman was led by corrections officers to the Mobile County Metro Jail this week, he turned to the TV cameras and told the public “don’t do drugs”and admitted to being high on methamphetamine when he murdered five adults near Citronelle. Dearman’s admission has shined a new light on a drug that, in the […]

COPS have linked a 500 per cent increase in arrests linked to crystal meth with TV show Breaking Bad. Police fear the deadly, and highly addictive drug is sweeping the UK after it was made famous by the show starring Brian Cranston as science teacher turned meth dealer Walter White. Last year 100 people were […]

In a heart wrenching moment in court, a woman who was sexually assaulted by a San Diego dental assistant told her attacker he has “ruined” her for life. “Something like this doesn’t just go away. It lingers and it eats at you every single day, everywhere you go,” the victim, who will not be identified, […]

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Los Indios International Bridge intercepted a load of methamphetamine. CBP officers discovered the narcotics, valued at about $1,815,709, hidden within a gold 2001 Toyota Sequoia. The seizure took place on Thursday, August 25th at Los Indios International Bridge when a 23-year-old male United States citizen who resides […]

Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, the former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), tells Breitbart News Daily on SiriusXM that countries that are known to support radical Islamic terrorism are “cutting deals” with Mexican cartels for access to human smuggling routes into the United States. Citing photos from the U.S. Border Patrol component of […]

People often question as to why I am so interested in needle meth use, especially by women. That’s a legitimate question. I have been studying drug addiction, primarily cocaine and more recently meth, for about 35 years. Much of my work has been in a research laboratory, but a few years ago I started going […]

Meth in the News – August 26, 2016

Posted: 26th August 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Meth in the News Professor Nicholas E Goeders Regular readers of this Meth in the News column know that from time to time I have what I can only describe as epiphanies – moments of clarity when something becomes apparent to me for what is often the first time. I recently had two! Regular readers […]

OKEECHOBEE — On Aug. 21, at 12:18 a.m., Maria Rodriguez made a call to the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office that a bald, white man with no shirt was chasing another white male, Christopher Kyle Baker, with a knife. As Deputy Mark Margerum of the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office arrived on the scene at the 3900 […]