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Comments Off on Authorities arrest convicted sex trafficker Jesus Vega Beltran, 33, and his partner Eldmir Eunices Ochoa Gastlum, 24, with 20 pounds of Methamphetamine in Finley

FINLEY, Wash. – Law enforcement seized 20 pounds of methamphetamine in Finley on Thursday. Convicted sex trafficker Jesus Vega Beltran, 33, and his partner Eldmir Eunices Ochoa Gastlum, 24, were arrested for delivery of a controlled substance. They’re suspected of distributing large amounts of meth and heroin throughout eastern Washington. Beltran is a previously deported […]

Comments Off on Heather Marie Wymer, 32, goes to Union County Sheriff’s Office for polygraph test, does Methamphetamine during restroom and smoke break

UNION, S.C. — A woman was arrested after she went to a South Carolina sheriff’s office for a polygraph test and allegedly did meth during a break. Heather Marie Wymer faces charges of possession of meth and a schedule IV controlled substance after she took a bathroom and smoke break during her polygraph exam at the […]

Comments Off on While being booked into Craighead County jail, Angel Denise Cude, 45, of Jonesboro, reveals Methamphetamine pipe in her panties

An Arkansas woman arrested after being found with a methamphetamine pipe told authorities while being booked into jail that she had a second pipe in her panties, according to police. A Jonesboro Police Department report states that Angel Denise Cude, 45, of Jonesboro faces a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. An officer said he […]

Comments Off on Baldwin County Sheriff searching for Angela Balentine and William Petty for their involvement in Methamphetamine lab explosion and fire

LOXLEY, Ala. (WPMI) — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office is on the lookout for two people in connection to a meth fire that happened inside of a home. They are searching for William Petty and Angela Balentine. Officials say it happened on Shell Court just after midnight Wednesday. When firefighters arrived, they noticed ingredients used in […]

Comments Off on Captagon: Radical Islam’s Little-Known ‘Chemical Weapon’

The drug is contributing to horrifying acts of terror, and it is sweeping the Middle East and seeping into Europe Islamic State fighters dub it “chemical courage.” It stimulates the mind and keeps senses alert. When used on the battlefield, it allows soldiers to fight for days without sleeping. It produces euphoria, allowing its users […]

Comments Off on ISIS-linked stimulant Captagon more dangerous than previously thought, scientists say

A banned amphetamine-type stimulant linked to substance abuse in the Middle East and said to be favored by ISIS is more potent than previously thought, scientists said Wednesday. Fenethylline, also known by its brand name Captagon, is a combination of amphetamine, a stimulant, and theophylline, a drug traditionally used to treat respiratory diseases such as asthma. The latter greatly enhances […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine found inside Captain America doll at Juárez bus terminal

Not Captain America. Mexican federal police recently discovered a pound of crystal methamphetamine inside a Captain America plush doll at the Juárez central bus station, police said Wednesday. A federal police drug-sniffing dog was doing a sweep of the bus station when it alerted officers to a cardboard box that had apparently been abandoned near the restrooms, according […]

Comments Off on Trial of Miguel Angel Davila, 34, for Sexual Assault of Minor Girl in San Angelo Will Revolve Around Methamphetamine and Mother’s Lesbian Relationship

SAN ANGELO, TX — Miguel Angel Davila will stand trial a second time for continuously sexually abusing a minor girl in San Angelo from 2011 to 2014.   The 34-year-old Davila’s first trial ended in a mistrial in May of 2015 when the jury couldn’t reach a unanimous decision.  According to court documents and pretrial […]

Comments Off on Children of Methamphetamine addicts describe guilt and shame

It was a conversation among children that made for grim listening. “I got really depressed, and isolated myself, the drugs took away my brothers’ humanity so they constantly bullied me and abused me and my family. We were so broken…” “Yeah, it was hard for me too, having to live with my dad and step mum […]

Comments Off on Already Jailed Columbus Teen, Rachel Hayward, Charged with Dealing and Possessing Methamphetamine in Dodge County

COLUMBUS, Neb. – A Columbus woman who was sentenced to one year in jail earlier this month on a drug charge, is now accused of dealing meth in Dodge County. 18-year-old Rachel Hayward is charged with felony delivery and felony possession of meth. Court records say on August 23rd, Hayward and Ethan Vesely of Omaha, […]

Comments Off on Major drug trafficking bust nets 55 pounds Methamphetamine, 9 pounds heroin in Portland – Francisco Poncho Alvarez, 48, Ulises Mayares Jr., 24, and Marbello Modesto Guzman arrested

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A three-month investigation into a major drug trafficking operation that was bringing large amounts of meth and heroin into the Portland metro area ended with four arrests, according to police. The Gresham Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team, working with agencies including the DEA and FBI, severed search warrants at multiple locations early […]

Comments Off on Mexican Drug Cartel members tied to Methamphetamine ‘super-lab’ arrested in Dallas

DALLAS – Eight suspects linked to the Jalisco New Generation Cartel in Mexico have been arrested in Dallas on federal drug charges, accused of trafficking methamphetamine and other drugs from a “super-lab” and selling them out of a used car dealership over the last year, authorities announced Wednesday. The suspects are also accused of using homes […]

Comments Off on Andrea Leann Mason, 35, charged after trying to smuggle Methamphetamine and a syringe into Craighead County Detention Center hidden in her bra

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – A Trumann woman faces charges after police say she tried to smuggle meth into the jail in her bra. Craighead County District Court Judge Tommy Fowler found probable cause Tuesday to charge 35-year-old Andrea Leann Mason with possession of meth or cocaine less than 2 grams, possession of drug paraphernalia, and furnishing […]

Comments Off on Cherokee County Jail Nurse, Amanda Oliver, 39, and Husband, Travis Oliver, 39, Had Home Methamphetamine Lab

GAFFNEY, S.C. (AP) — A jail nurse and her husband are accused of having a meth lab in their South Carolina home. The Spartanburg Herald-Journal reports that a Gaffney Police Department incident reports says 39-year-old Amanda Oliver and 39-year-old Travis Oliver were arrested Thursday following a search of their home. The incident report says Gaffney police had […]

Comments Off on Bryce A. Dacus, 21, of Casper, accused of having sex with underage girl, could face 62 years in prison

A Casper man previously arrested on drug and DUI charges is now accused of felony sex crimes against a minor. Bryce A. Dacus, 21, waived his preliminary hearing Tuesday morning in Natrona County Circuit Court on charges of sexual exploitation of children, sexual abuse of a minor in the second degree and two counts of […]

Comments Off on Huge number of North Koreans are on crystal Methamphetamine, defectors reveal

North Korea clamps down hard on a lot of things – including South Korean TV soaps, which can lead to execution by firing squad if you’re busted watching them. But while the secretive dictatorship clamps down on everything from Bibles to haircuts, it is ‘turning a blind eye’ to massive crystal meth use in the […]

Comments Off on Kim regime cashing in on North Korean crystal Methamphetamine boom

North Korea has regulations on haircuts, bans on WiFi internet, and citizens could be executed for owning a Bible. But the oppressive regime is turning a blind eye to – and even profiting from – the manufacture and sale of crystal methamphetamine both in and outside the country. Crystal meth, or ice, is considered one of the most addictive and harmful drugs in […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine is growing in the shadow of the opiod crisis

FOND DU LAC (WLUK) — Growing in the shadow of opioids, Drug Free Communities coordinator, Ellen Sorensen, said meth use is rising and it’s not just the users that are being affected. “It can be airborne. The toxicity can be inhaled by children or it can be topical through skin contact,” Sorensen said. “Many times […]

Comments Off on Leader of Los Zetas in Reynosa killed and six accomplices taken prisoner

Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a Noreste article with additional images from Epoca Violenta Subject Matter: Ricardo Carreon Olvera, El Calo, Reynosa Recommendation: No prior subject matter knowledge required The Coordination Group for Tamaulipas detailed that after the operation, the detained six accomplices of El Calo   The Coordination Group for Tamaulipas informed […]

5 Dismembered bodies left in Port of Veracruz

Posted: 13th September 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a Sinembargo article with additional picture from Noreste. Subject Matter: Veracruz executions Recommendation: No prior subject matter knowledge required Reporter: Sinembargo Redaction Elements of the Veracruz Police located three human head of men on the hood of a car that appeared abandoned in the Port by the assassins. The […]

Comments Off on Local woman tells how she was sexually assaulted by Kosygin McNeely, 32, from Kalamazoo, at Forest View Psychiatric Hospital

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. – One of the victims of a pair of sexual assaults at a local hospital is speaking out about what happened to her. We are not identifying the woman because she is considered a victim of sexual assault. The woman described what it was like inside the Forest View Psychiatric Hospital. She […]

Comments Off on 20-year-old female tenant fled without paying rent, but allegedly left 60 million baht in Methamphetamine tablets for landlord

A landlord in Chonburi came to her townhouse to collect rent from her tenant on Sunday, but instead, she found four fertilizer bags filled with THB60 million worth of methamphetamine tablets outside of her property and her tenant gone. Sutheemat Singpakdee, 45, called the police after discovering 400,000 methamphetamine tablets, also known as yaba, outside […]

Comments Off on El Paso DEA leader, Will R. Glaspy, leaving for Houston talks of new drug cartel, Methamphetamine menace

Mexican drug cartels continue to expand into methamphetamine and heroin trafficking as they turn away from marijuana, said the departing leader of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration in El Paso. Will R. Glaspy, who for more than three years has been the special agent in charge of the DEA’s El Paso Division, is being promoted to lead the Houston […]

Texas Gang Threat Assessment – 2017

Posted: 11th September 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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Executive Summary The key analytic judgments of this assessment are:   Gangs remain a significant threat to public safety in Texas.  Gangs in Texas continue their involvement in organized criminal activity throughout the state, committing violence and maintaining relationships with dangerous Transnational Criminal Organizations. We assess that as many as 100,000 gang members are in Texas.   The most significant […]

Comments Off on From New Jack City To Breaking Bad: How The Crystal Meth Epidemic Has Displaced Crack-Cocaine

By Mike Wood Working as a police officer was an experience like no other. My first job was in a town filled with honest hard-working people, with a small handful of others who made it hard for the rest who lived there. It was this “handful” that kept me busy on the job. One of […]