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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former caseworker at Nevada’s maximum-security prison in Ely was in federal custody and out of a job on Wednesday following her arrest on drug conspiracy and distribution charges and her admission that she smuggled methamphetamine into prison, officials said. Christina Tripp, 46, was arrested Sunday with a man the FBI […]

A U.S. House committee alleged Wednesday that a former high-ranking federal police official had sex in government cars while on official duty — one of a series of incidents of misconduct the committee said it identified at the federal National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland. The letter from the U.S. House Science Committee […]

WINTERHAVEN – A 66-year-old woman was arrested Monday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers at the Andrade Port of Entry after allegedly being caught with 32 pounds of methamphetamine in the vehicle she was driving. The incident occurred at 11:30 a.m. as the woman entered the crossing in a 1999 Volvo station wagon and […]

Roger Hanson: The Methamphetamine epidemic

Posted: 1st October 2015 by Doc in Uncategorized

Methamphetamine, commonly known as meth for short, is one of the most addictive drugs known, quickly destroying the lives of addicts and tragically, the lives of their families. Meth produces its euphoric effect by triggering a huge release of dopamine in the brain. Dopamine is the body’s pleasure chemical. However, over time meth destroys the […]

Monterrey N.L: A zeta plaza boss was assassinated with homemade prison type knives (shanks) on Thursday night in the Topo Chico prison, during a riot in which 11 other prisoners were also injured, informed the Government of Nuevo Leon. Mario Alberto Roldan Zuniga, “El Fresa”, 32 years of age, originally from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, he […]

‘La Tuta’ from inside prison

Posted: 1st October 2015 by Doc in Uncategorized

After ‘El Chapo’s’ escape, security measures around Servando Gómez Martínez were tightened. In prison La Tuta is guarded by three officers of Cisen four custody area officers and two perimeter security commanders. Classified as a highly dangerous prisoner, with alter ego (dual personality) and a power of corruptibility almost like that of “El Chapo” Guzman, […]

Edgar Valdez Villarreal, aka “La Barbie lost his long fight against extradition today when he along with 13 other narcos was sent to face justice in the United States.  Planes transporting the suspects landed in Tucson for processing. Cartel del Golfo (CDG) Capo Jorge Costilla Sanchez, known as “El Coss,” was also extradited. Another extradited […]

Mexican Drug War – Fast Facts

Posted: 1st October 2015 by Doc in Uncategorized

(CNN) Here’s a look at the Mexican Drug War. The Mexican government has been fighting a war with drug traffickers since December 2006. At the same time, drug cartels have fought each other for control of territory. Facts: More than 60,000 people have been killed from 2006 to 2012 due to drug-related violence, during former […]

Police say the death of an inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault was the result of ingesting two capsules of methamphetamine he received from an Alexandria woman during a visit. According to court documents, now that woman is facing multiple charges, including third-degree murder. The charges included in the criminal complaint come just […]

A Sarnia meth dealer involved in the vicious beating of a handcuffed competitor was jailed for five years Tuesday, Mary Alice Muscat, 46, pleaded guilty in Sarnia Superior Court to the April 2013 charges of possession of stimulant methamphetamine for trafficking and aggravated assault as a jury trial was set to begin. Methamphetamine dealing was […]

NEWNAN, Ga. — A Newnan woman was arrested Saturday after toxicology reports revealed a “rather high” amount of methamphetamine in the body of her 4-month-old’ child, authorities said. Jasmen Nicole Hazelrigs’ two surviving children — ages 2 and 4 — allegedly tested positive for the drug as well. Coweta County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Col. James […]

A BARWON HEADS woman has been remanded in custody on drug charges after allegedly being found in possession of 19 grams of methamphetamine and a large wad of cash. Claire Mordy, 35, of Taits Rd, appeared in Geelong Magistrates’ Court on Monday charged with trafficking methamphetamine and possessing methamphetamine and ecstasy. She is also charged […]

Five people Sunday evening were arrested in Sylacauga by the Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and charged with manufacturing methamphetamine. According to Task Force Cmdr. Jason Murray, Christina Lynn Burdick-Jones, 28, of Pecan Road, Childersburg; James Riley Horton, 25, Olive Baker Horton, 56, and Crystal Michelle Sneed, 39, all of Morris Mobile […]

Jason Madison Holt, 42, and Angela Michelle Holt, 47, of 202 Spring St., Ninety Six were arrested Friday by Ninety Six police. Jason Holt was charged with first-degree assault and battery, kidnapping, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of other schedule substances. Angela Holt was charged with hindering an arrest, and possession of methamphetamine and other […]

CAMP VERDE – Daniel Romo Felix could be sentenced to as much as 23 years in prison on a plea agreement for the family fight and gunplay that brought the SWAT team to his Clarkdale home in July. That would assume the court would impose the stiffest sentence possible from a plea agreement on only […]

Opening statements are scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a motorist who was allegedly on drugs when she drove into a group of cyclists on Fiesta Island last summer, critically injuring one rider. Theresa Lynn Owens, 50, is charged with a felony count of driving under the influence of drugs causing injury and two misdemeanor […]

MILLERSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two people were arrested in Millersville Monday after police said they found more than 20 shake and bake meth labs at a home, according to Smokey Barn News. The paper is reporting that Robert Warner, 30, and his girlfriend Jessica Goostree, 39, were charged with production of methamphetamine. Police said all […]

SPRINGFIELD — Nine Springfield police officers responded to a strip club early Sunday morning after it was reported that a couple had attempted to pass fake $20 bills. David Joseph Essary, 22, and his girlfriend, Julia Thea Dora Dorfler, 22, both of Eugene, were each charged with first-­degree forgery and first-degree criminal possession of a […]

BURLINGTON, Iowa (KWQC) – A strange odor and a garage fire led to the discovery of a suspected methamphetamine lab at a home in Burlington. According to a news release, police were called to investigate a suspicious odor in the 2,000 block of Melvin on Monday, Sept. 28 around 9:37 p.m. While heading to the […]

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/28/15) — Police say a Madisonville woman was “tweaking” on meth and fled from them while they were attempting to talk to her about a possible burglary at a nearby residence Friday evening. According to a Madisonville Police report, officers were dispatched to a Wadlington Mobile Home Park after a report of someone […]

A 24-year-old Norfolk man is being held without bond Monday after he was arrested at a Norfolk hotel and accused of manufacturing methamphetamine, police said. Norfolk Fire-Rescue, Norfolk Police detectives and Drug Enforcement Administration agents responded to the Ocean View Inn at 1020 E. Ocean View Avenue after an off-duty officer found the materials Saturday, […]

GASTONIA, N.C. — Crews with the State Bureau of Investigation are cleaning up after a meth lab bust at a local hotel. Gaston County Police say they were going to the Gaston Inn on Franklin Boulevard in Gastonia to serve arrest warrants on Jennifer Nicole Eaves for probation violations. When they arrived they say she […]

A woman has been arrested in Darwin after allegedly attempting to conceal the drug ice in chocolate wrappers. NT Police Superintendent Kris Evans said a 46-year-old woman was arrested at Darwin Airport as she disembarked a flight from Sydney on Saturday. “Upon a search of the woman’s luggage, police located 500 grams of methamphetamine (also […]

Two men were behind bars Monday in connection with the killing of a 21-year-old UCLA student whose body was found after a fire at her Westwood apartment, Los Angeles police announced. Alberto Medina, 22, was arrested Saturday in Fresno, and 22-year-old Eric Marquez was taken into custody Sunday near his apartment in Westwood, according to […]

Three Herington residents have been arrested in connection with a month-long investigation regarding the distribution of methamphetamine. The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department Drug Enforcement Unit, deputies with the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department and officers with the Herington Police Department executed a search warrant last Friday at 201 South 12th Street in Herington. Drug paraphernalia items […]