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When the Mobile Police Department recently announced the arrest of 35-year-old Nicole Vasquez, following a raid by the Mobile County Street Enforcement Narcotics Team, it dubbed her “the Ice Queen.” Some of the details were particular to the case – officers reported seizing five ounces of crystal methamphetamine, $620 cash and a variety of “paraphernalia associated with […]

Over three dozen people are facing drug and weapons charges after a methamphetamine trafficking bust this week in Comal County. Law enforcement officials say it’s the culmination of a 5-month-long investigation involving multiple agencies. Officers executed search warrants Wednesday morning in the New Braunfels/Canyon Lake/Comal County area for what they’re calling “Operation: Crystal Lake.” A […]

EYNOSA, Tamaulipas — Cartel gunmen continue spreading terror throughout this border city with two separate grenade attacks in as many days. The most recent incident took place this week when cartel gunmen threw a grenade at the public safety building in Reynosa. The explosive device landed on the roof of the building and detonated, information […]

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Opioid abuse and addiction is still a big issue here in the United States. In Kern County, there is not only have an opioid epidemic, but also methamphetamine addictions are the number one issue. U.s. National Poison Data System records show that three Americans every minute call the Poison Control Center because they made […]

There’s been a great deal of attention on the misuse of opioids in Windsor-Essex, but a number of local agencies are reporting a different kind of narcotic is still the drug of choice in Windsor, crystal meth. Dr. Paul Bradford, an emergency physician with Windsor Regional Hospital, tells CTV Windsor “It’s a huge problem for […]

An Osakis couple face felony charges for allegedly leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia in the home they share with their three young children. Jessica Jean Wagner, 28, and Dustin Kalo Wagner, 29, were charged in Douglas County District Court on Aug. 3. The Osakis Police Department obtained a warrant and searched the Wagners’ house at 705 Lake […]

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a woman suspected of smuggling methamphetamine Tuesday afternoon. Agents said the 31-year-old woman was stopped at the checkpoint at about 2:45 p.m. while driving a GMC Yukon. A Border Patrol canine alerted agents to her vehicle and she […]

Gemmel Moore, 26, was found dead in West Hollywood, CA on July 27 Moore died at the home of Ed Buck, a high-profile Democratic donor LA Coroner’s Office said he died of an accidental overdose of methamphetamine Family believes that Moore’s demise was more sinister that revealed Moore’s mother believes that Buck liked watching black men […]

SEATTLE – When 45-year-old Raymond Salo found himself accused of drugging and raping a woman in his custody for five days, he wanted her gone. That’s what King County prosecutors say in charges filed Friday, alleging that Salo offered to pay an undercover detective posing as a hitman to kill the 28-year-old woman. After being […]

Charges have been filed against Krista Wilhelm in Los Alamos Magistrate Court after Los Alamos Police Department removed some 50 hypodermic needles Aug. 1 from her home. LAPD officers responded to an address on Orange Street for a criminal trespass complaint involving Kevin Herring and reportedly observed “methamphetamine related drug paraphernalia throughout the home”, including […]

Crews were called to a kitchen fire in Wexford County Wednesday morning, but they ended up finding a meth lab. The fire started at a home on May Street, across from the Wexford County Courthouse. According to Traverse Narcotics Team Detective Dan King, the fire was started by a meth lab. TNT found chemicals, components […]

With almost 30 years in law enforcement, Mobile’s executive director of public safety sees something familiar about current trends in methamphetamine trafficking. “Actually, it’s a transition back to the way it was,” said James Barber, who previously served as chief of the Mobile Police Department before taking his current post earlier this year. In the […]

Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a Noreste article Subject Matter: Territorial expansion of the CJNG Recommendation: No prior subject matter knowledge required (Otis: this article makes some fairly big claims about CJNG, and should promote some good discussion in the comments section.)   The Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion will dispute more territory with […]

A Hellertown woman arrested by police serving a search warrant at her home repeatedly tried to assault a police officer, according to court records. Theresa A. Bowen, 48, was found awake and in bed with a bag of suspected crystal methamphetamine when police searched her home April 6 in the 400 block of Main Street, police said. She […]

Saskatoon police charged a 16-year-old girl after she was found to be in possession of a firearm on a Mayfair neighborhood lawn. At around 12:30 a.m. CT on Aug. 6, officers were called to 1700-block of Avenue B North for reports of woman who was shouting. Police arrived to find the teenager lying on the grass. […]

WALHALLA, S.C. — A woman was arrested in a drug bust during a traffic stop early Tuesday morning in the Fair Play area, according to public information officer Jimmy Watt, with the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office. Watt said Tabitha Ann Hammond, 36, of Seneca, was arrested after a car she was in was pulled over on […]

FLORALA, AL (WSFA) – A Florala man and his wife have been arrested after drugs and an explosive device were found inside the home they share with their two children. Chief Sonny Bedsole says his assistant chief and DHR officials went to a home on 7th Avenue Monday around 2 p.m. to follow-up on a domestic […]

TULSA COUNTY, Okla. (KTUL) — A Tulsa County woman is in jail after the sheriff’s office says her baby tested positive for methamphetamine. Tephanie Maxwell was booked early Monday morning for child neglect. According to the sheriff’s office, Maxwell told deputies her 9-month-old daughter found meth crumbs while crawling on the floor. Maxwell’s bond is […]

The uncle of the baby who was killed in a Tower house fire last week has been charged with second degree manslaughter and more.  Jesse Lee Bonacci-Koski was supposed to be watching Bentley Joe Lewis Koski, his 11-month-old nephew. When he was arrested, he told authorities he left the child at home to go buy […]

A 21-year-old Etowah County is in jail accused of using drugs while pregnant. Destiny Bree Stipes, of Altoona, is charged with one count of felony chemical endangerment of a child, said Investigator Brandi Fuller. Stipes initially was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear in court on previous drug charges. While jailed, she told […]

ZWOLLE, LA (KSLA) – A Sabine Parish woman is charged in the drowning death of her 2-year-old son, who tested positive for methamphetamine. Sabine Parish District Attorney Don M. Burkett confirmed Monday that a grand jury has indicted 23-year-old Christina Rivers on a charge of second-degree murder. The child was found dead in a neighbors jacuzzi at the mobile home […]

Two Albertville women were arrested during a driver’s license and DUI checkpoint set up by the Boaz Police Department on Friday night after officers found 5 ounces of methamphetamine. Sandra Corona, 20, of Albertville and Jacqueline Garcia, 20, of Albertville were charged with trafficking meth, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, according the […]

A Rome woman was in jail without bond Monday night after being accused of having two syringes of meth. According to Floyd County Jail reports: Cassandra Whitley Miller, 27, of 131 Dodd Blvd., P-4, was arrested around 1:45 p.m. Monday at 626 Brown St. She is charged with felony possession of meth and misdemeanor drug-related […]

A grand jury has indicted a Cullman man accused of raping, sodomizing and drugging a 12-year-old girl with methamphetamine in May. Joshua Dwayne Aker, 36, is charged with five felony charges — first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy, second-degree rape, second-degree sodomy and chemical endangerment of a child. He remains in the Cullman County Detention Center on […]

Statesville police responding to an argument at a Motel6 room Tuesday say they found crystal methamphetamine and items of drug paraphernalia. A 31-year-old Cornelius woman is now facing felony charges related to the items. According to a press release, “obvious signs of illegal narcotics activity was readily visible and present” when officers arrived at the […]