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A man and a woman were arrested early Saturday morning when in Hayden for possession of drugs, including methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, outstanding warrants and burglary by the man, according to a press release by the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office. According to the information given by the sheriff’s office, a Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputy was conducting […]

EDINBURG, Maine — Two area men were arrested Friday night after a Penobscot County sheriff’s deputy and a Maine State Police Trooper found a methamphetamine-making operation in a home on Edinburg Road. The homeowner, Eugene Pomeroy, 48, is charged with unlawful operation of a meth lab, a Class B felony punishable by up to 10 […]

The Athens Major Crimes Unit is investigating a methamphetamine lab located at a residence near Athens following a tip from the Hocking County Sheriff’s Office. A news release from the Athens Major Crimes Unit stated that on Thursday MCU was notified by the Hocking County Sheriff’s Office Interdiction unit of a possible meth lab in […]

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Hazmat crews were dispatched to the Bensley neighborhood in Chesterfield County Sunday afternoon after police discovered a possible meth lab in a home. Chesterfield police said officers made the discovery while serving a search warrant at a home in the 2800 block of Gainford Circle. Because authorities found items consistent with potential […]

Meth is the most common drug offense Floyd County Superior Court judges deal with, but that doesn’t mean they throw the book at the offenders. “Meth is the most prevalent of the recreational drugs we see,” according to Floyd County Superior Court Judge Walter Matthews. “If (someone is) a meth addict, we try to help […]

Alison Trueblood knows firsthand: Meth takes people to terrible places. On Oct. 9, 2013, it took her to a little house in Belmont with meth in her purse and her 8-year-old daughter in the passenger seat of her car. Trueblood didn’t know it, but drug task force officers were watching the house. They followed her […]

Diana Espinoza Aguilar is girlfriend of Rafael Caro Quintero, the fugitive and former leader of the Guadalajara Cartel. The woman, denies being a criminal and narrates the story of her relationship with the man who claims to be away from illegal activities … and they put their hopes on the Supreme Court, which must decide […]

Posted by DD – Sources Proceso, Vanguardia, el Universal, Reforma, and .Zeta Tijuana Zeta Tijuana Elements of the Navy, Federal Police and State Investigation Agency Nuevo Leon captured the alleged Zeta leader Luis Reyes Enriquez, The Rex or Z-12, a founder and leader of the Zetas. He was allegedly responsible for the operations of the criminal […]

Evansville Police discover a large meth-making operation that was allegedly a family affair. Robert E. Harwell, Sr. and Brandy Harwell face a long list of drug charges, including dealing meth. Robert J. Harwell, Jr. faces visiting a common nuisance charges. EPD was notified by child protective services who had received a complaint there was a meth lab […]

BEAVER DAM, Ky. (8/13/16) — A Beaver Dam woman was arrested on drug trafficking charges by the Kentucky State Police late last night. According to the KSP, last night troopers responded to a residence on Goshen Road in reference to a complaint. After arriving at the residence, troopers spoke with Melissa A. Baize. After speaking […]

A homeless woman was being held in jail without bond Saturday night after sheriff’s deputies said they found her with cocaine and 208.3 grams of meth in a hotel room, reports stated. According to Floyd County Jail records: Nikki Jean Kent, 33, is accused of having several plastic bags of meth, cocaine and prescription pills […]

LAKE OZARK, Mo. — A Columbia woman came to the Lake of the Ozarks to sell drugs, police say, but she is now behind bars. According to the Lake Ozark Police Department, 54-year-old Joyce Whitney was arrested on Thursday afternoon, in a joint effort between the Mid Missouri Drug Task force and the LOPD. Police […]

VIDALIA — Three Vidalia men were arrested Thursday when deputies received complaints of excessive traffic and suspected drug use at a residence on Minorca Road. When Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies approached the residence at 687 Minorca Road, Curtis Shane Cupstid, 45, was outside with two young children who were not his own, said sheriff’s […]

A couple were behind bars in the Troup County Jail on Friday after they were discovered sleeping in a shed in the 200 block of Leathea Drive and allegedly in possession of methamphetamine. The man and woman, identified as James Johnson, 27, and Mary Reed, 36, also had two young children staying with them, stated […]

Girl who first tried meth at 12 outlines her spiral into addiction The Queensland girl says she was arrested just days from death She lost a staggering 20kgs after the drug curbed her appetite A girl who was hooked on meth before she had even turned 13 has revealed her darkest moments as an addict […]

FARGO—Concerns about the deadly dangers of heroin, fentanyl and other opioids have consumed public consciousness in North Dakota this year. But another highly addictive drug has quietly become more and more prevalent. State records show that methamphetamine use has steadily and significantly increased over the past five years among people seeking addiction treatment at North […]

BAY CITY, MI — In a year’s time, the number of law enforcement methamphetamine busts in the Great Lakes Bay Region has not only increased, but more than doubled. In 2015, the Bay Area Narcotics Enforcement Team (BAYANET) responded to 64 meth incidents, compared to 28 the previous year — an uptick of 128 percent. Of […]

“If you’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all,”Rome police Pfc. Aaron Thacker said in describing methamphetamine users. Thacker, a drug recognition expert, teaches other officers how to spot the paranoiac, overly anxious behavior of meth users. “It’s a pretty nasty drug,” Thacker said. “I tell officers on the road that don’t have much experience with […]

Addiction services claim seventy percent of their clients are now hooked on P and in some places it’s now easier to get than cannabis, resulting in more people needing help. Methamphetamine is a $1 billion industry in New Zealand. Those on the frontline dealing with addiction say the drug is getting cheaper. Those on the […]

EAGLE PASS, Texas — The daughter of a Mexican politician has been connected to an ongoing investigation into a failed drug smuggling attempt in this border city. Over the weekend, officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized a load of methamphetamine that had been hidden in the floor of a 2013 Ford Escape, court […]

TAYLOR COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC)  – A woman was arrested after over 500 grams of methamphetamine was seized by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office. A Facebook post from the Sheriff’s Office says Amber Dawn Gauch, 29, was arrested at an Abilene hotel in connection to 250 grams of the methamphetamine. It’s unclear where the search warrant […]

On Aug. 5 the Two Rivers Drug Enforcement Team set up a buy to purchase an ounce of methamphetamine through a confidential source from an 18-year-old Rifle man. During their conversation with the young dealer, he said a woman would be making the sale for $600, according to an affidavit. They planned to meet in […]

Ten arrests were made by the Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad Thursday during an undercover prostitution and drug investigation. MANS Sgt. Don Scalia said it was a short-term investigation targeting “pimps, prostitutes, their customers … and illegal narcotics.” Charles Antonio Cook, 38, of Buford and Fredrick Rico Martin, 42, of Athens were charged with pandering. Alexander Tsegai […]

An ex-Brigham Young University student who spent time behind bars for operating a methamphetamine lab in 2014 is now accused of doing it again. Bryce Cazier, 23, was charged Friday with first-degree felony operation of a clandestine lab. When he was arrested in May at his Salt Lake City home, he allegedly told police he […]

This is the second in a four-part series chronicling methamphetamine use on the Yankton Sioux Tribe Reservation in south-central South Dakota. Earlier this year, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley proclaimed South Dakota is under a methamphetamine epidemic, and the Department of Justice has reported that Native Americans have the highest rates of meth abuse […]