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HONOLULU >> A package mailed from Las Vegas containing a Golden Nugget casino sweater, a pillowcase and six pounds of methamphetamine led authorities to a man’s Aiea apartment, where he allegedly kept another 14 pounds of crystal meth, a large amount of cash and a revolver, according to court documents. Authorities intercepted the package last […]

BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (AP) – Local and federal agents arrested more than four dozen people Tuesday as part of a two-year investigation into alleged drug trafficking and gun violence in northeastern Arkansas. U.S. Attorney Christopher Thyer and others said 70 people were named in 40 indictments handed up last week and unsealed Tuesday. More than 500 […]

MORGAN CITY, LA (WAFB) – On Saturday, August 8, 2015, narcotics investigators with the Morgan City Police Department searched a home on Cypress Street and found children living in dirty and unsanitary conditions, starving animals caged outside of the home, drugs and stolen guns. The house is located in a drug-free school zone. Four adults […]

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) – Deputies used Tasers three times on a man who was high on meth when he got into a fight with two of them at a convenience store. According to a report, a clerk called 911 when a man wouldn’t pay for a bottle of water, and would not leave the store […]

MT VERNON, IL (KFVS) – A Mt. Vernon sex offender has been arrested and taken into custody and is facing charges related to methamphetamine production. On Saturday, officers from the Mt. Vernon Police Department went to the 1302 Wescott to conduct a compliance check on William Flanders. Flanders is a registered sex offender, so officers […]

HICKORY — Reports of a man looking into apartment windows led to police charging a Hickory resident with trafficking methamphetamine early Sunday morning, officials said. Donte Rassan Gore, 32, of Hickory, was charged with one felony count of trafficking methamphetamine, one misdemeanor count of possession of a controlled substance, one felony count of maintaining a […]

A 63-year-old Nicholson woman remained in the Jackson County Jail on Monday following her arrest Friday on illegal drug charges. Investigators searched Connie Beth Parr’s home at 1978 Cabin Creek Road, where they located a quantity of methamphetamine and packaging products for the distribution of the drug, along with some stolen property, according to Jackson […]

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — The Benton County Sheriff’s Office arrested a bail bondsman Monday (August 10) after he entered the sheriff’s office while intoxicated on methamphetamine, according to the sheriff. Joshua Bradley, 29, came to the sheriff’s office to bond out a client when a clerk at the jail noticed he was displaying signs of someone […]

A 21-year-old Montegut woman was arrested Monday in connection with methamphetamine possession during a routine traffic stop, Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman said. Police spotted Taylor Chauvin, of Reynold Street, driving with only one brake light on Prospect Boulevard near West Main Street. Over the course of their conversation, officers determined Chauvin was under the […]

COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) – The Branch County Sheriff’s Department says a man and a woman were burned in a meth lab explosion Sunday morning at a residence in Ovid Township and there could possibly be other victims as well. 9-1-1 Central Dispatch took a call at 5:50 a.m. yesterday about the explosion at 675 Jo […]

Fourth Judicial District Judge Sharon Marchman has seen an alarming trend within drug court lately — an increase in women who are addicted to drugs and pregnant. About 11 percent of babies nationwide are born to mothers with substance abuse other than nicotine and alcohol. The rise of prescription drug addiction has resulted in more […]

Federal investigators say they arrested a “multiple pound distributor” of meth in southwest Missouri. According to a criminal complaint filed in the U.S. District Court in Western Missouri, Jeronimo Juarez, 47, was caught with meth twice in less than two weeks this summer. Documents indicate Juarez lives in Joplin, but the criminal complaint was filed […]

A haul of methamphetamine worth around $80 million has been discovered hidden inside car parts, in a shipping container bound for Fiji. New Zealand Customs investigations manager Maurice O’Brien said a joint operation between New Zealand, Fijian and Australian police and the Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority led to the find at the Ports of […]

OAK HILL — Seven people were arrested on multiple felony charges for manufacturing meth in the presence of a child, according to the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. The seven were arrested at a residence at 1125 Maytown Road, where an investigation Friday into suspected drug activity also led to the seizure of methamphetamine, guns and […]

Six people face charges after narcotics agents and a SWAT team found heroin, crystal methamphetamine, ecstasy, prescription medicines and other drugs Thursday in a Belle Rose home, the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office said today. Sheriff Mike Waguespack said the search at 267 La. 1003 also yielded crack cocaine, cocaine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and about $1,600. […]

An Alexandria man remains in jail on a parole violation hold after tips about drug sales led Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office agents to a MacArthur Drive motel, according to a release. The agents from the office’s Metro Division went to the Alexandria Inn Wednesday after “numerous tips” about alleged drug sales from a specific room. […]

New dedicated ice clinics will be opened across NSW to target young people in a bid to encourage early treatment for people addicted to the drug. The move comes as the state government honors an election promise to tackle growing ice troubles. New data obtained by The Daily Telegraph, has revealed cases of methamphetamine overdoses […]

A plan to help disrupt the supply of methamphetamine in Western Australia has been unveiled by the State Government and WA Police. The new strategy will include the enlistment of 35 new officers, and the establishment of a dedicated team to target major transport routes for drug trafficking. There will also be specialist teams targeting […]

Two people were arrested on child cruelty charges after an 8-year-old girl and 11-year-old boy — siblings with special needs — were discovered living in a Georgia home in makeshift cages, authorities said Friday. The disturbing conditions were found Thursday during one of two welfare checks at the home in the rural town of Chatsworth, […]

Sumter, SC (WLTX) – A Sumter County woman has been arrested after officers say her infant tested positive for meth and amphetamines. Ariel Lizzy Holliday, 23, is charged with unlawful neglect of a child. According to the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office, the South Carolina Department of Social Service let them know that drugs were found […]

GREAT FALLS – A Great Falls woman has been charged with four counts of endangering the welfare of a child after her children tested positive for exposure to methamphetamine. Three of the counts that Shawn Lamere face are felony charges, and one is a misdemeanor. Court documents state that during an investigation in December 2014 […]

A Key West man who was “pounding on the walls” of the Emergency Department at Lower Keys Medical Center is now behind the walls of a jail. Scott Anthony Gunter, 26, was arrested Wednesday night on two felony counts of assault on an emergency medical-care provider for allegedly punching a hospital nurse in the face […]

MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) – A Pearl man facing Aggravated Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault charges, will face even more charges for what police found when they went to arrest him. Earlier this week, the Madison Police Department began investigating the domestic violence and sexual assault charges, and, along with the Clinton Police Department, […]

MANCHESTER, Ohio | A Manchester man was arrested for allegedly transporting a mobile methamphetamine lab on a bicycle in Manchester. According to Manchester Police Chief Jeff Bowling, MPD officers apprehended a subject this week, who had been part of a two month investigation of alleged drug activity in the village. Officers observed Nicholas Walls, 28, […]

Key ingredients sit on local store shelves and can cost less than $100, which, according to police, is why the production and use of methamphetamine is a growing problem in Uvalde. Just last month, Uvalde law enforcement arrested two men and one woman allegedly involved in the production, use or distribution of methamphetamine. The designer […]