Archive for February, 2017

A woman was arrested Friday after allegedly admitting to using methamphetamine while pregnant. Heather Hartman, 32, was booked on a felony charge of child endangerment with methamphetamine and a misdemeanor charge of use of a controlled substance. Court documents say a Wyoming Department of Family Services agent asked a Casper police officer to assist after […]

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Elizabethtown Police have arrested four people after meth was located at a Motel 6. Police arrested 24-year-old Candi Mckinney, 45-year-old Steven Shook, 26-year-old Harley Helm and 52-year-old Kenneth Elliot. According to a release, police received a tip on Saturday just after midnight concerning possible drug activity going on at the motel. Police say the tip stated […]

Two women driving to a hospital in Sparta Saturday night, because they believed they could get help clearing fogged windows in their car, didn’t jibe with a police officer or the officer’s drug-sniffing dog. Lacy Newbury, 31, and Kristy Womick, 31, both of Sparta, were arrested on drug charges after police dog Larz sniffed methamphetamine […]

SOMERSET COUNTY – A 29-year-old woman from the Bradley Gardens section of Bridgewater has been arrested in connection with possessing about $46,000 worth of methamphetamine and heroin she allegedly planned to sell. Gladys Gulle has been charged with possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute and possession of heroin with the intent to distribute, […]

ERIE, Pa. — A Millcreek Township woman is behind bars after an alleged methamphetamine lab was discovered in an apartment. Millcreek Township police were initially called to the Bay County Hotel in the 3700 block of West 12th Street for a disturbance. Police found an alleged meth lab in an apartment. Millcreek police confirmed Bethany […]

GATE CITY — A welfare check that netted two arrests for methamphetamine last month and saw two young children removed from the home has added a third name to the list after the woman who owns the trailer, and is the grandmother of the two children, was arrested recently. Karen Renee Stanley, 43, 154 Bethany St., No. […]

A man and woman were arrested Saturday morning in Payson for reportedly driving with drugs in the car near an infant. Payson police officers observed a passenger vehicle about 1:30 a.m. Saturday after the driver violated several traffic laws, reports state. The driver, Mario Padilla, reportedly exited the vehicle after being pulled over and immediately […]

BANGOR, Maine — Two local men have been charged with the most serious level of crime after an alleged methamphetamine manufacturing operation was found in a multi-unit apartment building. The charges were elevated to Class A crimes because of the danger of fire, explosion or chemicals these “labs present to other innocent people living in […]

Methamphetamine was found stuffed in a shoe for sale at a Richmond, Ind. Dollar General Sunday night, according to our partners at Kicks96. Reports indicate a 7-year-old girl located the drugs in the shoe. Police responded and took the meth. Police had originally responded to the store Saturday night on the report of a man […]

HANFORD — Two people were arrested Friday for possession of nearly 80 grams of methamphetamine, the Hanford Police Department said. Officers conducted a probation search around 1:10 p.m. at a home in the 300 block of West Second Street. Officers had previously arrested one of the residents, Ginnie Lee, on Feb. 10 on suspicion of […]

A woman told Santa Fe police her boyfriend punched, kicked and dragged her, and burned her on the cheek with a methamphetamine pipe. Police issued an arrest warrant for the boyfriend, Gabriel Martinez, 28. Martinez’s girlfriend told police Sunday that he would not let her leave the house for two days, according to an arrest […]

Bloody war for power in Sinaloa

Posted: 28th February 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized

After a series of internal fights, experts believe that the “New Generation Jalisco Cartel” will displace them all; After the extradition of “El Chapo”, there is a power vacuum, only “El Mayo” remains, they say. Made in Sinaloa. It is the seal of the main Mexican drug traffickers founders of the organization that bears the […]

Customs is being praised by the government for making a record number of drug seizures in 2016. Of the 4165 seizures made last year, a total of 413 kilograms of methamphetamine and 1.1 tons of meth precursors, mainly ephedrine which could have yielded up to 809kg of the Class-A drug, were stopped at the border. […]

ST. CHARLES • The mother of a 2-year-old boy who died after being left near a space heater while his parents allegedly used methamphetamine has pleaded guilty to neglect and manufacturing a controlled substance. Kathleen Marie Peacock, 23, of St. Charles, pleaded guilty on Friday to two felonies: child abuse/neglect and manufacturing methamphetamine. Her son, Braydon […]

Houma Police say they found about 17 grams of marijuana, along with Xanax pills, methamphetamine, a loaded .22 Magnum revolver and a digital scale inside a car after the driver tried to race an officer early this morning. Josh Haught, 24, is charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, marijuana and Xanax, possession of […]

Middlesboro Police Officer Jeremiah Johnson conducted a traffic stop Sunday, February 26 on 20 year old Linda Owens of Middlesboro. According to the citation, the stop occurred at Exeter Avenue and 29th street when Johnson observed Owens operating a silver/gold Nissan Altima over the speed limit. The citation further states that once stopped, Officer Johnson […]

Are women increasingly at risk of addiction?

Posted: 27th February 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized

Last year, American novelist Joyce Maynard faced a harsh realization: Her habit of reaching for a glass of wine whenever she felt stressed had crossed the line into an addiction. “It kind of crept up on me,” said Maynard, 63, whose novel about a single mother with a wine dependence, “Under the Influence,” came out […]

They were eight children, all 12 or younger, each of them students at Longfellow Elementary School. They lived on Eau Claire’s north side, in one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods, a hardscrabble mix of homes and a few small businesses bordering Birch Street. Between mid-December to early January, each of those kids was removed from […]

The boy’s track team at Corbin High School saw more than a beautiful day Friday morning when a woman stripped off her clothes and ran with them, police said. “She pulled off all her clothes, went across the chain link fence, and then got into the track area with the boys and was running around […]

LINCOLN, CA (WCMH) — After getting arrested, most people would play it safe when retrieving items that were taken during the arrest. However, that’s not the case for one couple from Lincoln, California. According to the Lincoln Police Department, the couple showed up in a car with no license plates and the suspect’s boyfriend allegedly […]

A Rome woman remained in jail Friday without bond after being accused of having methamphetamine. According to Floyd County Jail reports: Gail Patricia Bennett, 34, of 411B Woodward St., was arrested Friday at 12:34 p.m. after police found methamphetamine in a plastic bag and two glass pipes in her possession. She told police she had […]

WILLMAR — After a Blomkest 17-year-old allegedly led law enforcement on a high-speed chase Tuesday in Willmar, he bolted into a home. Law enforcement followed. Inside, they say, they saw methamphetamine and paraphernalia in plain view. Six people, including a 17-year-old, were inside the home in three different rooms. An infant child was also in […]

MUNCIE, Ind. – IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital police allege a Muncie woman brought methamphetamine and three syringes with her when she was being admitted to the hospital. Jessica Lorine Stump, 33, of the 5100 block of North Broadway, was arrested Feb. 15 on preliminarily charges of possession of meth and unlawful possession of a […]

A North Platte woman was arrested Thursday after police searched a local hotel room. On Thursday afternoon, North Platte police received information that an individual with active warrants was staying at the Fairfield Inn. Investigator John Deal said officers found the man in a vehicle in the parking lot, and he was taken into custody […]

A Wichita woman had one of the last, most intimate views of what life was like for Cedric Ford, the mass shooter that upended the lives of so many. She describes a man who told her he was depressed, who drank alcohol and snorted meth to the point that he sometimes had to stay in […]