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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 […]

Comments Off on Wanda Jean Francis, 43, and Dennis Michael Cantrell, 48, Arrested For Methamphetamine After Dangerous Chase At Mountain Creek

Two people were arrested after a dangerous chase at the Mountain Creek area early Friday morning. Charged were Dennis Michael Cantrell, 48, and Wanda Jean Francis, 43. A county deputy attempted to make a stop of a silver Hyundai Sonata due to a tail light out and crossing out of lane. The vehicle sped up […]

Comments Off on Christopher Rainey, 27, of Rock Hill, Blames Methamphetamine and Drugs After Burning 4 Kittens to Death

(CHESTER, S.C.) — A South Carolina man has been sentenced to two years in prison for burning four kittens to death. The Herald of Rock Hill reports that 27-year-old Christopher Rainey pleaded guilty Friday to arson and ill treatment of animals. Prosecutors say he poured gasoline on a shed at his family’s home in Great Falls in […]

Comments Off on Natchanon Pongsiriwat, 30, from Ubon Ratchathani, Arrested in Chiang Rai’s Phan District with 190,000 Methamphetamine Pills

CHIANG RAI – Chiang Rai police arrested a woman in Chiang Rai’s Phan district on Saturday morning after 190,000 methamphetamine pills were found in her car. Natchanon Pongsiriwat, 30, from Ubon Ratchathani was arrested after her car was stopped at a checkpoint on the Chiang Rai-Phayao road at 6am. Police said they checked the boot of […]

Comments Off on Greene County Jail Inmate, Shelly Wilkinson, 41, of Bloomfield, allegedly sneaks Methamphetamine into facility

An inmate at the Greene County Jail is facing charges after allegedly sneaking methamphetamine into the facility. According to a probable cause filed by Greene County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Bobby Pierce, Shelly Wilkinson, 41 of Bloomfield, allegedly brought the methamphetamine in on Aug. 23. Pierce was reportedly asked to help with an internal investigation by […]

Comments Off on Lancaster County Jury asked to decide if Methamphetamine found in Christine Tannehill’s vagina belonged to Courtney Savage, of Lincoln

The drug trade isn’t run by choir boys and Girl Scouts, the prosecutor told the jury in closing arguments in Courtney Savage’s meth case. Savage stood accused of possessing a dealer amount of methamphetamine, not in itself a particularly rare charge. But what made his case stand out was where the 9.1 grams of meth […]

Comments Off on Krystal Ibach, 58, of Schuyler, Accused of Possessing Over 20 Grams of Methamphetamine, Disposing Drugs in Toilet

SCHUYLER, Neb. – A Schuyler woman faces prison time after police say they found over 20 grams of meth in her home with some of it inside her toilet. 58-year-old Krystal Ibach is charged with felony possession of meth – 10-27 grams and misdemeanor obstructing a police officer. According to the court records, law enforcement […]

Comments Off on Shaun Michael Maubach, 32, of Mahtomedi, the sex trafficker who bragged of ‘running 6 girls’ and dealing Methamphetamine, goes to prison

A Mahtomedi man who sold a woman for sex in three states has been sentenced in Washington County to 19 years in prison. Shaun Michael Maubach, 32, pleaded guilty to sex trafficking of an individual, for which he received a 15-year sentence. Because he had a previous sex trafficking conviction, he also received an additional […]

Comments Off on Brandon Harmon, 32, of Alva and Dywon Vaughn, 36, arrested, accused of attempting to trade Methamphetamine and drugs for sex

CANADIAN COUNTY, Okla. (KOKH) — Two men were arrested after authorities say they attempted to trade drugs for sex. The Canadian County Sheriff’s Office reports that on August 12 investigators made contact with a man attempting to sell methamphetamine on Craigslist. Deputies set up a meeting with the man at a truck stop in Canadian […]

Comments Off on Jasmine Block, 15, of Alexandria, Minnesota, was transported in duffel bag, held for 29 days, tied up and repeatedly sexually assaulted and raped – Thomas Barker, 32, and Joshua Holby, 31, of Carlos, and Steven Powers, 20, of Mankato, arrested

MINNEAPOLIS — A 15-year-old Minnesota girl who thought she was helping a friend’s dad was instead kidnapped and held captive for 29 days during which she was repeatedly raped, tied up with zip ties and locked in a closet before escaping and swimming across a lake to safety, prosecutors said Thursday in announcing charges against […]

Comments Off on Susan Anderson, 66, of Hortense, Georgia, arrested after Bay County Sheriff’s Office finds nine pounds of Methamphetamine

CALLAWAY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – According to the Bay County Sheriff’s Office, deputies arrested a Georgia woman after the BCSO Special Investigations Division found nine pounds of crystal methamphetamine in a Callaway motel room Monday. BCSO said it learned about a federal fugitive in the Panama City area. Officials said federal authorities informed BCSO deputies that Susan […]

Comments Off on 16 pounds of Methamphetamine seized – Rhonda Rosales, 45, and Joe Louis Rosales Jr., 46, arrested: Coleman city officials shocked by record bust

COLEMAN, Texas – A record meth bust took place in Coleman with officers from multiple agencies seizing 16 pounds of the illegal drug. But city officials say this is part of a broader plan to clean up the city. The Coleman Police Department, Coleman County Sheriff’s Office, Runnel County Sheriff’s Office, Coleman Park Police, and Coleman […]

Comments Off on 11 pounds of Methamphetamine mailed to Walter Rolando Atemio Dominguez Garcia at Honolulu Hawaii vacation renta

HONOLULU — A man is accused of using a Hawaii vacation rental to receive a package sent from California containing 11 pounds of methamphetamine. Crystal meth is one of Hawaii’s most popular illicit drugs. Drug traffickers often use the mail to smuggle it into the island state, where it sells for a premium. Walter Rolando […]