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A string of obscenities and lack of a seatbelt triggered a far-from-merry chase for Winona police and a jail cell for an Onalaska man. According to the criminal complaint filed Monday in Winona County District Court, the incident began at 5:17 p.m. Sunday when a vehicle driven by Jason Robert Wilchinski, 36, made a left […]

GOLETA -On October 1, 2016, The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of two men following a five-month undercover investigation in to the trafficking of methamphetamine. The investigation was conducted by investigators and special agents from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Bureau, Santa Barbara Regional Crime Abatement Team and the California […]

A Campti man being taken into custody on outstanding warrants tried to hide a syringe filled with meth in the back of a patrol car, according to a release. On Saturday, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s deputies went to the 200 block of Cloud Crossing Road near Campti to arrest Richard Wayne Smith, 50, on warrants charging […]

SARASOTA COUNTY (WWSB) – A Nokomis man was arrested Friday after deputies discovered a large amount of methamphetamine on his person. According to the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO), detectives received information that 36-year-old Johnathon Whitford would be traveling to Bradenton to pick up a large quantity of methamphetamine. Detectives were advised that Whitford would […]

KUNA — The Kuna assistant football coach who was fired Friday after he was arrested for drug charges has posted bond. Robby Lee Washington, 48, bonded out of the Canyon County jail after his personal possessions tested positive for meth, weed and cocaine. According to a probable cause affidavit obtained from the Canyon County Sheriff’s […]

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – The Florence County Sheriff’s Office says they discovered a meth lab at a Florence hotel. According to Mike Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, the meth lab was discovered at the Suburban Extended Stay on West Lucas Street. Nunn also says one person was transported to an area hospital for […]

BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. – Police in Bartholomew County say a man was under the influence of methamphetamine when he struck a teen with his Mercedes and left the scene. The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on South Jonesville Road near Spears Street. A caller said a Mercedes struck a pedestrian and continued southbound. 4 […]

Carolyn Disbrow lives in Leslie, a town she describes as quiet, but she says it felt like a cop show on Sunday afternoon as a mobile meth lab was busted outside of her house by Michigan State Police. “I’ve never seen anything like it,” she says. But D/Lt. Brian Bahlau of the Tri-County Metro Narcotics […]

Many of Mexico‘s most violent cities are home to competing criminal groups and drug-fueled conflicts, a clear sign of how organized crime is contributing to the country’s worsening security situation. The seven most violent cities in Mexico with a population of more than 100,000 are all in the states of either Colima or Guerrero, according to […]

Posted by Chuck B Almada  published from Inquisitr By Elizabeth Gail (Inquisitr) Sunday 2 October, 2016 Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has done a great job of growing the influence of his cartel over the years, with its operations extending to overseas markets such as Europe and the Philippines. But since he’s currently in prison, he has […]

The Narco Map has Changed

Posted: 3rd October 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Translated by Chuck B Alamada for Borderland Beat from a Diario de Yucatan article Thursday 29 September, 2016 CJNG is becoming the most Powerful On May 1, 2015, CJNG changed the paradigm of the 40 year old battle between the Mexican state and organized crime; it used a rocket launcher to take down a Mexican […]

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) – A Whitley County woman was arrested Saturday after a short foot chase. Tabitha Harmon, 25, of Corbin, has been charged with trafficking in methamphetamine, giving a false name, fleeing or evading police and resisting arrest. A sheriff’s deputy was called to a home on Maple Creek Road after a trespassing […]

HUTCHINSON – Two Kansas women arrested on September 18, for drug distribution were in Reno County court Friday for the formal reading of charges. Roberta Arell, 47, and Sunny Chew, 31, both of Wichita, are charged with possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia with intent to distribute, personal use drug paraphernalia, two counts of aggravated […]

A Lebanon woman faces felony drug charges after the seizure of nearly 3 pounds of methamphetamine last week on Interstate 5 near Medford. The Mail Tribune reports 25-year-old Alexandra Nicole Lopez was arrested after a Wednesday evening traffic stop by Oregon State Police. According to OSP, Lopez was among three people inside a rented black […]

PROVIDENCE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police say they arrested a Hopkins County woman on Wednesday after a traffic stop. Troopers say they stopped a speeding Ford on KY 670 in Providence just before 7:00 p.m.  According to police, when they approached the vehicle, they could smell marijuana.  Investigators say they discovered the driver, 40-year-old […]

WOODBINE, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man with a needle sticking out from underneath his hat was arrested on methamphetamine charges, according to the Whitley County Sheriff. Investigators say a sheriff’s deputy was patrolling on Back Street in the Woodbine community when he saw a man come out of the woods with a shovel and rake. […]

Two alleged members of a large drug trafficking ring active on the Central Region were arrested with 1 million methamphetamine pills in their possession at a petrol station in Ayutthaya province on Monday, police said. Pol Lt Gen Chaiwat Ketworachai, an acting assistant police chief, said Kanchit Moondin, 47, and Nathawut Thanapattanakul, 39, were nabbed […]

Police in the western canton of Neuchâtel are reporting a worrying rise in use of the illicit drug crystal meth. Media reports quoting cantonal police said use of the drug had shot up last year. “We are reaching a critical point,” Oliver Guéniat, head of the criminal police told Le Matin Dimanche. “In 1998 there […]

MARIN COUNTY, CA — On Friday, Marin County Superior Court Judge Kelly V. Simmons ordered two drifters to stand trial for a pair of killings during a robbery in Marin County and San Francisco a year ago. Morrison Haze Lampley, 24, of San Francisco, and Lila Scott Alligood, 19, of San Rafael are accused of […]

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A state corrections officer has been arrested on suspicion of trying to smuggle methamphetamine, a cellphone and other items into a north Florida prison. The Ocala Star-Banner reports (http://bit.ly/2d1JoTR) that prison guard David Allen Gale was caught with the items during an employee search while entering the Marion Correctional Institution, a […]

Santa Barbara County Sheriff deputies arrested two Goleta men after they attempted to sell the officers more than twenty pounds of methamphetamine with a street value of $729,600, according to a sheriff’s department press release. Late last month, investigators from the sheriff’s department, the Santa Barbara Regional Crime Abatement Team and the California Department of […]

KINGMAN – Torture suspect Jerry Gilligan made a short appearance at his arraignment Thursday morning in Mohave County Superior Court and pleaded not guilty to numerous felony charges after he allegedly kept his wife and her son captive for four days in their Center Street home. A 13-person grand jury handed down a 26-count indictment, […]

DENVER – A former narcotics sergeant with the Denver Police Department faces several felony drug charges related to an illegal marijuana operation. Hubert “Marty” Vanover, 53, faces marijuana or concentrate possession with intent to distribute, methamphetamine possession and both felony and misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana or concentrate. Neighbors complained to Denver police over […]

BRIDGEPORT — A large drug bust at a Bridgeport hotel Friday resulted in the seizure of a half kilo of ice methamphetamine, a kilo of heroin and a half kilo of crack. In addition to the narcotics, police found about $35,000 in U.S. currency and a handgun, Bridgeport Police Chief John Walker said. “This is […]

Alberta Health Services says frontline workers are noticing an “alarming” increase in use of intravenous drugs and methamphetamine among youth. “When I talk to our frontline staff, we are seeing an alarming increase in meth and in IV drug use amongst kids,” said Mark Snaterse, AHS executive director of addiction and mental health for the Edmonton […]