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SALT LAKE CITY — Two women face several misdemeanor and felony charges after police said they discovered a large amount of marijuana in a Salt Lake City hotel room. Marylynn Hughes, 52, and Aricia Crouse, 18, were booked into the Salt Lake County Metro Jail Saturday for distribution, possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. According […]

UNION COUNTY, S.C. — An Upstate woman was arrested after an undercover officer set up a deal on Facebook Messenger for sexual favors in exchange for money, according to a report from the Union County Sheriff’s Office. The report said the officer contacted 36-year-old Destiny Lee Shetley on Saturday and set up a meeting near […]

An Adrian man formally was arraigned Monday on charges connected to an explosion Feb. 25 at an Adrian motel. Gregory Allen Bowers, 37, was arraigned in Lenawee County District Court on charges of maintaining or operating a methamphetamine lab, maintaining or operating a lab that creates hazardous materials, and possession of methamphetamine. Bond was continued […]

Members of the Bartholomew County Joint Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested a local woman on three counts of dealing methamphetamine and resisting law enforcement. Diana C. Martinez, 36, of 2935 Lamplight Drive, was arrested at 8:42 p.m. Monday after a traffic stop in the 1400 block of Parkside Drive, a press release about the arrest from […]

Two young children in the care of their grandmother last week found a stash of methamphetamine in the grandmother’s purse near a doll house and ate some of the drug, according to newly filed court documents. The grandmother, Samantha Kay Bailey, 50, of Gray, was asleep at the time, the documents show. It was April […]

COFFEE COUNTY, Ga. (WZTV) – The Coffee County Sheriff’s Office says a man tried to swallow bags of suspected methamphetamine and marijuana during his arrest. Ronnie D. Moore III is charged with possession of meth with intent to distribute and misdemeanor marijuana possession. Deputies said Moore was pulled over about 2:30 p.m. Friday and deputies […]

Tennessee’s opioid problem is no secret. All across our 95 counties, local, state and federal agencies are working to stop abuse and addiction. But meth also remains a menace despite grabbing fewer headlines. According to Tennessee’s Dangerous Drugs Task Force, meth use is down across the state. The peak came in February 2013 — back when the state […]

NEBO, NC (WSPA) – McDowell County deputies say they were investigating a Nebo man for drugs and it led to a massive drug conspiracy that spans from western North Carolina to California. The investigation started in July 2016 at the home of Jamie Leonard Tate, 36, on Stacy Farm Road. Deputies say Tate and Dwayne […]

Two Grand Forks women have been arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking after authorities tied them to a large methamphetamine seizure in March. Last month, authorities found 5.5 ounces of methamphetamine executing a search warrant at the home of 23-year-old Alexis Marie Delorme after intercepting her during an alleged drug deal outside the Italian Moon […]

MCDONOUGH COUNTY, Ill. (WGEM) – A Bushnell, Illinois, woman was arrested on meth charges Sunday, according to the McDonough County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Rick VanBrooker said Leslie V. Clark, 34, was stopped for speeding Sunday at 10:30 p.m. During the stop, authorities said the sheriff’s office canine, Kenzo, alerted police of the presence of drugs. […]

Rafael De La Cruz, 30, and wife Abigail Valles, 29, of Laredo, Texas, are currently facing narcotics trafficking charges. Saturday afternoon, investigators with the Newnan Police Department received a call of a suspicious vehicle in the Walmart parking lot on 1025 Bullsboro Drive. Due to the increasing car break-ins reported in the area, police approached […]

TRAVERSE CITY — A Traverse City woman was jailed after authorities said she assaulted her roommate, a friend, a paramedic and a nurse. Traverse City police officers responded to a 911 call about a domestic assault at an Eighth Street home. A 45-year-old man told central dispatchers Friday at 7:22 p.m. that his roommate, 31, […]

DELAWARE COUNTY, Ind. –Indiana State Police troopers found 15 one-pot meth labs and used syringes in ditches throughout Delaware County last week. They were located last Friday when ISP Meth Suppression Troopers from the Pendleton District held their annual “Ditch Walk.” During the Ditch Walk, troopers walk along country roads in Delaware County recovering dangerous […]

(MITCHELL) – A Mitchell woman was arrested after she wandered into another person’s home Wednesday morning and Mitchell Police found her with meth. 27-year-old Kyle Laws was charged with possession of meth, possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, possession of a Schedule V controlled substance and residential entry. At 2:13 a.m., a woman called […]

NEW LEXINGTON, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) — A rolling meth lab was discovered Friday in Perry County during a traffic stop. Sheriff’s Sergeant David Briggs pulled over 34-year-old Charles Huff for an equipment violation when canine officer Argo found illegal drugs inside the car. During a probable cause search of the car, Briggs found three one-pot meth labs. […]

CAPITOLA – The man who killed himself and his 8-year-old daughter in an SUV behind Capitola Mall last month had a mixture of cannabis, painkillers and stimulants in his system, a Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said. Carlos Garcia, 36, of Watsonville used a pistol to shoot his daughter, Elizabeth Yaxtel Garcia Tapia, and […]

Raven Symone Wiggins, 25 of Rome, was arrested Saturday after Fred’s on Redmond Circle after police found her to be in possession of methamphetamine. Reports stated that the drug was found in her left front pocket.  Reports went on to say that while being interviewed by police she allegedly gave them a false name. Wiggins […]

A tractor trailer pulled over in Woodbridge Twp. in October had over 29 kilograms of methamphetamine hidden inside, according to the U.S. Attorney’s office. The truck driver, a California man, pleaded guilty last Monday, April 10 to intending to sell the drug. On Oct. 28, 2016, police stopped the tractor trailer in Middlesex County; the […]

THE Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission recently released the first report from the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program. This fascinating area of research uses analytical chemistry, population data and information about the human metabolic system to estimate the per capita consumption of illicit drugs, tobacco and alcohol. Wastewater analysis cannot provide information about individuals – how […]

FAIRFIELD TWP – A half-naked woman stopped by police on a Fairfield Twp. street told officers she had been asleep for two days after using heroin and meth. Photos show the woman, who is not wearing pants or underwear, talking to a Fairfield Twp. police officer through an open cruiser window. The photos were posted to […]

A Dallas woman was arrested after police say she lured two children away from their homes with candy and the promise of more treats Tuesday. Castle Kameron Gately, 23, was initially arrested on a shoplifting charge after she was seen stealing with the children at a Wal-Mart at 6185 Retail Road in northeast Dallas, police records […]

LUZERNE — A borough woman was arrested Friday night for allegedly running a meth lab out of her home. Christy Bonath, 46, was charged with operating a methamphetamine lab, possession of and manufacturing of meth, as well as other drug-related charges, recklessly endangering another person and corruption of minors. According to the criminal complaint, officers […]

ICE-addled parents are leaving children at home to fend for themselves, and they are arriving at school hungry and dirty. Details released by Child Safety Minister Shannon Fentiman show neglect is the most commonly substantiated harm to children by parents addicted to methamphetamine. About 60 per cent of their children suffer severe neglect. Almost one-third […]

A Roseburg woman is in jail after she allegedly walked up to a 5-year-old girl and grabbed her Thursday afternoon, according to police. Police say Brooke Nicole Stocki, 25, was under the influence of methamphetamine when she walked up to the girl, who she thought was someone else, at approximately 12:30 p.m. The girl’s father […]

MARIETTA, Ohio – 4 People were arrested Thursday in Marietta and face drug charges, after a woman agreed to sell meth and heroin to an undercover police officer. On April 13, undercover agents of the Ohio Organized Crimes Investigations Commission, Washington Morgan Noble Major Crimes Task Force contacted 31-year-old Amy Leigh Davis, of Belpre, and […]