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ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County woman is facing child endangerment and drug charges after deputies allegedly found nearly 34 grams of meth, 30 used syringes, and 15 spoons with burnt residue in the bedroom where her month-old child sleeps. Shortly after 7 p.m. Monday HCSO Cpl. Jeremy Nash was dispatched to the residence of Sarah […]

DIXIE INN — Dixie Inn police say they arrested an Athens woman Sunday who reportedly hid a bag containing items they believe were the makings of a meth lab. Kelly Deanne Ely, 39, of the 200 block of Faulk Road in Athens, was arrested Sunday, Nov. 8, and charged with creation or operation of a […]

A Superior woman is facing a drug charge after 16 grams of meth, packaged in small baggies, were found in her bra while she was in custody at the Douglas County Jail. Lisa Lucille Becker, 22, faces one count of possession with intent to deliver meth on or near a jail. She made her initial […]

A Dothan woman free on bond for pending drug charges in Alabama was arrested in Jackson County early Thursday after authorities pulled over an SUV she was riding in, searched the vehicle, and found methamphetamine and drug-related items on her person and in her purse. Gena Nicole Redden, 22, of Dothan, Alabama, is charged with […]

An Altura man was arrested Wednesday after he agreed to trade methamphetamine in exchange for a sexual encounter, according to the Winona County Sheriff’s Department. Joshua Thomas Lee, 34, answered an advertisement he believed to have been placed by a prostitute — but was in fact placed by an undercover law enforcement officer — and […]

A 59-year-old Carson City woman was arrested Tuesday on a felony drug possession charges after officers found approximately 3.3 grams of methamphetamine, assorted pills and paraphernalia. According to the arrest report, officer struggled to detain the woman, identified as Sylvia Dahl, after being called to the 3300 block of South Carson Street at 1:14 a.m. […]

BLUFFTON, Ind. (WANE) Police in Bluffton arrested a woman the day after an investigation into what appeared to be a meth lab in an apartment. Around 6 p.m. Thursday, the Bluffton Police Department responded to a report of suspicious subjects at 211 Capri Court. When officers arrived, there was a smell of burnt marijuana from […]

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A possible meth lab was found inside the Red Roof Inn late Thursday night. The Butler Township Police Department was called to the 7300 block of Miller Lane after someone found chemicals inside a room. The police department called in the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation to help remove the chemicals. […]

MONROE, LA. (KNOE 8 News) –  Update: Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 9am: At 10:00pm Wednesday, the Monroe Police Department responded to a shooting in the 800 block of Filhiol Avenue. The investigation revealed that two white males drove to an alley way in the 800 block of Filhiol Avenue, under the cover of darkness, […]

SAN DIEGO — San Diego police released a photo Thursday of a 22-year-old man described as a violent methamphetamine user suspected of killing a man with a machete at a Rolando Park-area home. Vincent Garza Salas, who sometimes goes by “Chente,” is wanted on a no-bail warrant in connection with the death of 43-year-old Vicente […]

There’s been another meth lab found in Onslow County–the 11th in less than seven weeks. Major Chris Thomas says they were arresting Jarred Mackey for an unrelated crime when a deputy saw meth making materials at the Richlands area home. After getting a search warrant, the drug task force found chemicals and more than a […]

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Three people were arrested after nearly $360,000 worth of crystal methamphetamine was recovered in Greenville. Greenville Police say members of the Regional Drug Task Force and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, working with the DEA, finished a two-month international drug investigation. They found that narcotics were being shipped from […]

POCATELLO — A Logan, Utah, man was arrested in Pocatello and charged with drug trafficking Wednesday, one of three area arrests indicating methamphetamine might be on the rise in eastern Idaho. Police found and seized 1.3 pounds of suspected methamphetamine during the arrest. Jack Morelos, 35, was also charged with unlawful possession of a firearm […]

A two-month international drug investigation resulted in the recovery of about $360,000 of crystal methamphetamine and three arrests, according to a Greenville Police Department news release. Investigators received information about 6 p.m. Monday that a drug transaction would be taking place in a parking lot on Moye Boulevard near Memorial Drive. When uniformed members of […]

Much of Jesika and Jordan Richins’ rental contract contains what you might expect to see in such an agreement. But, if you flip to page three of eight and look closely about two thirds of the way down the page full of legalese language, you’ll see something that might surprise you. When they signed their […]

Kicking an addiction? Replace it with joy

Posted: 13th November 2015 by Doc in Uncategorized

People in the midst of alcohol or drug addiction tend to imagine life without those substances as one of deprivation, which can make kicking the habit seem like a joyless and dreary prospect. But recovery from addiction has at least as much to do with rewarding oneself as it does with depriving oneself, according to […]

A 16-year-old girl’s methamphetamine addiction, that prompted her to steal from her grandfather, was called frightening in Sarnia court Tuesday. The Sarnia teen pleaded guilty to the recent theft from her grandfather and a September court order violation. In September the girl did not inform police of her address change as required by a court […]

A Hollywood police report revealed the co-founder of the local chapter of Impulse Group was binging on meth in his final hours. Ryan K. Hughes, 36, passed away on Oct. 25 from an apparent suicide. Impulse Group is a sexual health educational organization operating under the umbrella of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. In the Hollywood […]

SPRINGDALE, Ark. —Deputies have arrested three people, one a suspected gang member, after a “large amount” of methamphetamine was discovered with a child during a traffic stop. Washington County deputies arrested 24-year-old Jose Lepe, 22-year-old Gabriela Soto, and 22-year-old Cinthia Banegas-Ruiz during a traffic stop on I-49. A Dodge Charger driven by Lepe was pulled […]

A California woman was arrested after making it across the border smuggling 27 pounds of meth into San Diego after accidetally driving into the wrong parking lot. Sylvia Mashiah, 34, re-entered the U.S. through the Otay Mesa Port of Entry, which is one of the three entry points between San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico. She […]

According to a Newton County Sheriff’s Office press release, on Oct. 23, the Newton County Sheriff’s Office received a call from an area school in reference to a student they were concerned about. The school believed the juvenile female was at a residence at Mockingbird Hill and was using dangerous drugs, either on her own […]

INDIANAPOLIS – Cold medicine sales were on the rise in the small town of Rochester a year ago. So were discoveries of illicit meth labs. Now, pharmacists are asking more nosy questions of sniffling customers who come looking for products that contain pseudoephedrine – the essential ingredient in homemade methamphetamine. “The people who wanted it […]

As someone who was a drug addict, there was a time when I had no control over my addiction. All I could think about was how to get money to buy more drugs. At some level, I knew it was crazy. And by constantly pushing the limits, I was subconsciously seeking an outside force or […]

Brandy Joyce Able, 33, of 104 College Ave., Abbeville was arrested Friday by Greenwood City Police and charged with burglary, manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of ephedrine in an altered state. Officers responded Oct. 19 to a possible burglary at the storage facility at 617 Bypass 25 NE, according to a report. A customer told officers […]

BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa. – A Northampton County mother has died, days after she overdosed on methamphetamine, police said. Investigators said Monday that they have reason to believe Rachel Dannucci was injected against her will, and her death could mean more serious charges for the sole suspect in the case. Jason Laduca faces a variety of […]