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SAN LUIS, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) – A man was arrested on Thursday after Customs and Border Protection officers seized $31,000 in methamphetamine. U.S. Customs and Border Protection tells KGUN9 that 23-year-old Jesus Garcia-Mendez was arrested when officers found more than 10 pounds of methamphetamine hidden in the engine of his SUV. Garcia was referred to U.S. […]

Driving through some of the most beautiful scenery Oklahoma has to offer, few consider the dangers they may be driving past. Along local roads, inmates have found expended mobile methamphetamine (meth) labs — bottles with unknown liquids, tubing, foil and other discarded paraphernalia.  It’s roadside trash that could harm humans and animals that stumbled upon […]

Children were found “playing in and around” an outbuilding and home that was used to cook methamphetamine on Thursday, according to law enforcement officials.  Three Dayton individuals were arrested in connection with the meth lab, according to Rhea County Sheriff’s Department Investigator Charlie Jenkins. James Weeks, 32; Randy Skiles, 45; and Kerry Higdon, 43, are […]

A Madison County man has been charged in connection with a rape which reportedly occurred March 7. Mathew W. Page, 27, is charged with first-degree rape or attempted rape and first-degree sodomy or attempted sodomy. Both charges are unclassified felonies. Page has also been charged with distribution, delivery, manufacture, or production of a controlled substance, […]

Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) agents had sex parties with prostitutes in Colombia that were paid for by drug cartels, according to a new inspector general report released by the Justice Department. Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, vowed to immediately look into the new findings and possibly hold […]

Two women face misdemeanor charges after authorities say they exposed their four children to methamphetamine at a Fall Creek residence. Jennifer A. Komp, 35, of Cameron, and Rebecca J. Millen, 26, 110 S. Liberty St., Fall Creek, are charged in Eau Claire County Court with three counts and one count — respectively — of child […]

Police officers all across America are dealing with a disturbing increase in the amount of crystal methamphetamine being manufactured. The dangerous drug poses a serious threat to both users and law enforcement. The police officers and other enforcement officials in the Battle Creek, Michigan area are finding themselves in a similar situation, with many dump […]

ATLANTA (CBS46) – Atlanta police said they conducted the largest methamphetamine raid in the city’s history Wednesday night. Authorities executed two search warrants at the same time for locations in the 2300 block of Nelms Drive SW, according to a spokesperson with Atlanta police. The spokesperson said a fully operational meth lab was found at […]

PROVO — A woman reportedly high on methamphetamine was arrested early Thursday morning after she broke into a man’s house before getting punched in the face. Officers were dispatched to a burglary in progress near 100 South and 800 West in Provo. The caller met police at the door and said the suspected burglar, Deborah […]

DANVILLE, W.Va. — Boone County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Danville man Thursday and charged him in connection with a Sept. 2014 traffic accident that killed two adults and two children. Chief Deputy Chad Barker said Frank Gene Thompson, 40, was high on meth when he wrecked the pick-up truck on U.S. Route 119 at the […]

Officers checking on a tip about drug activity at the Gretna home of a parolee found an active, bubbling methamphetamine lab, authorities said. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office provided the tip about Bertrum Daigle, 38, to officers with the state Department of Probation and Parole, according to Jefferson District Administrator John Reeves. Daigle is on […]

A long standing Hakea prison officer has been charged after a criminal syndicate was thwarted by authorities from importing one kilogram of methamphetamine into WA. Police allege a 72-year-old Thornlie man, a prison officer of 37 years, met with another person at the Crown Casino in Burswood before allegedly exchanging $100,000 as a down payment […]

PRESTON, Iowa — Police say three people have been charged after an active methamphetamine lab was found and destroyed in a Preston apartment. The Preston police chief says Clyde Squires, Kelly Lucy and a 17-year-old were arrested following a search of the apartment last week. Squires faces several charges that include manufacturing methamphetamine. Lucy is […]

WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCIV) — A Charleston couple is charged with making meth and child endangerment after an explosion at an extended stay motel Wednesday night. Authorities confirm it was a “one pot” meth lab that exploded at the InTown Suites on Savannah Highway in West Ashley. Usually a “one pot meth lab” is meth […]

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayetteville man accused of prostituting a teenage girl was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison and five years supervised release Thursday in U.S. District Court in Fort Smith. Doncouri Wells, 38, pleaded guilty Nov. 21 to sexual trafficking of a child. Wells faced up to life in prison. Fayetteville police and […]

MIAMI TOWNSHIP, Ohio —A mother is accused of making methamphetamine while her three young children were in the home. Police said it was happening in the 4000 block of East Miami River Road in Miami Township. Authorities said they received a tip Tuesday evening about drugs in the home and police found chemicals to make […]

A New Castle couple was arrested Tuesday night after members of an Indiana State Police methamphetamine suppression unit served a warrant at their home. Joshua L. Pierce, 38, and Sally A. Pierce, 37, both of 751 Kentland Ave., were preliminarily charged with manufacturing meth, possession of meth, possession of precursors, maintaining a common nuisance, possession […]

TEENAGE babysitters in the Top End are being paid with the horror drug ice, the NT News can reveal. The spread of methamphetamine – commonly called ice – has now reached epidemic levels in Darwin and Palmerston. Well-placed sources have told the NT News some girls are selling themselves for ice and some are babysitting […]

HOMETOWN, Pa. –  Smog coming from a car parked in Hometown led police to discover the 1997 Honda CRV was being used as a mobile meth lab. At  6 p.m. Tuesday, Rush Township police patrolling in the Schuylkill County community noticed the vehicle parked in a vacant lot off Claremont Avenue. All four windows were […]

TACOMA, Wash. — Three men will face a judge Thursday in connection a massive drug bust reminiscent of the TV show “Breaking Bad.” Samuel Tafolla Hernandez, 39, and Thomas Servantes Diaz, 34, are accused of running a smuggling ring that brought the drugs up from the southwestern U.S. A third man, Jose Mauricio Lozano-Miranda, 38, […]

Berks County detectives say they’ve taken down a drug-smuggling ring that brought $2.2 million in methamphetamine and other drugs from Mexico to be sold in Reading and Allentown. Six people, four from Reading and another from Mexico, were charged in the drug operation Tuesday, and a gun and large amounts of cash and drugs were […]

Barney, the Tacoma police narcotics dog that became sick after ingesting methamphetamine during a drug investigation, has died. The Olympian reports ( ) that the 11-year-old black Labrador mix died Wednesday night. His handler, Officer Henry Betts, rushed him to a veterinary hospital on Tuesday after the dog touched his nose to meth at […]

(WDEF)  22 individuals from over nine counties, spanning southeast Tennessee, northern Georgia, and northern Alabama, were arrested for their roles in a large methamphetamine distribution conspiracy centered in Marion County, Tenn. An investigation led by special agents and task force officers of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) along with detectives of […]

Joe Sayerwinnie can still recall vividly the first time he tried methamphetamine. Just 14 at the time and already a regular consumer of alcohol, cocaine and a variety of pills, Sayerwinnie says he was turning to whatever drug he could get his hands on. Riding around Oklahoma City with two friends in search of the […]

A recent article on the website drew a comparison between Mexican drug cartels and terror group Islamic State (Isis), which operates in Syria and Iraq, as they both behead people by the hundreds and gain control of large areas by instigating fear among populations. According to the site, drug cartels such as Los Zetas […]