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CONYERS — A couple found out that hanging out down by the river isn’t all it’s cracked up to be after they were stopped and drugs were found in their vehicle. They are both facing possession charges. According to an incident report by Rockdale County Sheriff’s Sgt. Stephen McCullough, about 7:20 p.m. on Jan. 27 […]

Needing to fund her supposed addiction to methamphetamine, a Belle Plaine woman was arrested after allegedly selling a half-ounce of the drug to a police informant last Thursday afternoon (Jan. 28). Amie Renae Robertson is charged with two felony counts, one for possession of methamphetamine and the other for selling the drug. She had a […]

ASHEBORO — A child’s possible exposure to a methamphetamine lab has resulted in the arrest of three Trinity residents on drug-related charges. The arrests were reported by Randolph County Sheriff Robert A. Graves, in his first press release as sheriff, on Wednesday. Patrol deputies responded to a 911 call at High Point Regional Hospital’s Emergency […]

BOSSIER PARISH, LA (KSLA) – A 6-month investigation has culminated in the arrest of a “major meth dealer,” according to the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office. Johnny Beam, 63, of the 2600 block of Barbara St. in Bossier City, is charged with Possession of Schedule II (Methamphetamines) with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Schedule III (Hydrocodone), […]

LAMAR COUNTY, GA (CBS46) – The Lamar County Sheriff’s Department said two men driving a mobile meth lab crashed into the median of I-75 near Barnesville. It happened just after 9 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-75 close to where it crosses State Route 36. When officers arrived on scene, they found what appeared […]

Windsor Police arrested four Windsorites, two men and two women, Tuesday afternoon after the suspects alleged attempted to ram police cruisers in an attempt to escape. At approximately 2 pm February 2 officers from the Target Base Unit recognized a black Ford Fiesta, which had allegedly been involved in a convenience store theft earlier in […]

The state Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a Stockton man’s death sentence for murdering four people in 1997 with a gun he had stolen from the van of an Alameda County sheriff’s deputy. In the unanimous ruling, the court rejected defense arguments that police had coerced Louis Peoples into confessing to the murders during a […]

FACTORY making the highly-addictive drug used by terrorists and ISIS fighters has been uncovered by rebels in Syria. Tablets and syringes were found inside hotel rooms used by the ‘zombie-like’ gang before last November’s Paris atrocities. French police believe the evil killers launched their killing spree while high on the lethal ‘Terror Potion’ which has […]

In 2002, 18-year-old Matthew Medlin’s first adult mugshot featured an extremely good looking man. At the time, he probably had no idea he was about to enter a life of crime and addiction: Fast forward fourteen years—this past Saturday, 31-year-old Medlin found himself in a four-hour police stand-off, during which injected himself with meth. Multnomah, […]

A man who says as a teenager in 1991 he was repeatedly coaxed into a laundry room and a bathroom and then sexually abused by two female staff members at MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility in Woodburn has filed a $5.5 million lawsuit against the state. The man, now in his early 40s, was 16 at […]

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)- After being sentenced to more than three years in prison, a rural Horton woman is facing additional charges. Many Signals Communications is reports that 23-year-old Ellen Keo was sentenced Friday in Brown County District Court. MSC says in September she attacked her boyfriend with a tomahawk. The victim was hospitalized with serious […]

Bollinger County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Sikeston, Missouri, man after they say they found a container full of methamphetamine, Xanax and marijuana magnetically attached to the underside of his vehicle. Jason Allen Compas, 36, was arrested Jan. 28 and charged with two felony counts to distribute a controlled substance, one felony count of possession of […]

(SEATTLE, WA.) — The illegal drug known simply as “meth” (methamphetamine) is some seriously dangerous, messed up stuff. It will ravage the body, generate psychedelic Swiss cheese sized holes in the fragile human mind and make people do insane things. Hard core meth addicts kill people, among other things. And when an addict reaches the […]

Two Jacksonville residents were arrested about 10 a.m. Tuesday on methamphetamine production charges after police conducted a search of their home. Rebecca L. Donahue, 34, of 845 Case Ave. faces charges of methamphetamine child endangerment, participation in methamphetamine manufacturing, possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials and use of property in methamphetamine manufacturing, according to Jacksonville police. […]

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) – One man is arrested after the Potter County Sheriff’s deputy found 10 pounds of methamphetamine in a spare tire. During a traffic stop on Jan. 27 the deputy stopped a 2016 Hyundai Tucson on I-40 West. The deputy received consent to search the vehicle after becoming suspicious of criminal activity. During […]

We all know about it from Breaking Bad. We’ve seen the devastating effect it can have on individuals and families. But what do you really know about what crystal meth, the drug favored by Walter White, actually does to you? The most recent drug use data from the Office of National Statistics reveals that the […]

There was a time when methamphetamine production was pretty much limited to rural sites because it could easily be detected by its odor — acrid ammonia fumes are given off during the “cooking” process. But producers now use an easier method called the “shake-n-bake” or “one-pot” process, where the ingredients — acids, drain cleaner and […]

A statement last week in The Daily Star from Delaware County Undersheriff Craig DuMond about arrests at an alleged methamphetamine lab in Walton elicited several incredulous social media responses from our readers. “This is the first meth lab that we’ve had in Delaware County,” DuMond said. “Other counties near us have had them, but this […]

With the opioid epidemic on the front page of many media reports, the public may think that the use of methamphetamine (meth) has dissipated. However, while taking a backseat to the prescription drug and heroin crisis, the abuse of meth continues to plague our nation. In an attempt to combat this issue, many states have […]

Police found a methamphetamine pipe inside a breakfast biscuit after stopping a car at the Berea Walmart for excessive window tint on Thursday. A passenger in the vehicle, Courtney Eaton, 24, of Berea, appeared nervous while eating a sausage biscuit, a citation stated, and asked police if she could chew her food before telling police […]

  SILER CITY, N.C. (WNCN) — A Siler City couple were running two meth labs out of a house and having a weapon of mass destruction, Chatham County Sheriff’s officials say. The lab – along with the weapon – was found when Chatham County deputies carried out a search warrant Friday morning at a home […]

San Antonio police have arrested a man they say is accused of forcing a 15-year-old girl into prostitution. According to police, 45 year old Henry Reyna confessed the crime to police after an officer happened upon him and another man in a motel parking lot. From there, the officer met two women at the motel […]

A Nicholson woman is in the Jackson County Jail following her arrest last week after authorities said officers raided her home and seized methamphetamine. Jackson County Sheriff Janis Mangum said a lengthy investigation preceded the arrest of 46-year-old Tracie Lynn Underwood. She is charged with trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of meth with intent to distribute […]

A Waite Park man is facing charges after law enforcement discovered more than 12 pounds of methamphetamine and a firearm in his home, according to a criminal complaint. The court record said Baldemar Maldonado-Barragan is facing two charges of first-degree drug possession while possessing a firearm. According to the criminal complaint, investigators with the Central […]

CHEHALIS – A Lewis County SWAT team arrested three people after serving a search warrant in Chehalis on Monday morning. Chehalis police chief Glenn Schaffer said there had been numerous complaints that the home, near the 100 block of SW 10th St. in Chehalis, was a drug house. “This residence has been an issue for […]