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A Midland teacher resigned Monday morning after federal agents arrested her and her husband on alleged methamphetamine-related charges, according to Sheriff Gary Painter and a press release from Midland ISD.   Theresa Renee Stroud, 47, and Stacy Stroud, 52, were arrested Saturday in Midland by the Drug Enforcement Administration. They were being held Monday at Midland […]

Even before they were accused of killing a backpacker in Golden Gate Park and a hiker in Marin County, the three drifters made an impression. Along Haight Street, they were known as “tweakers” for their methamphetamine habits and angry outbursts at liquor stores. They spent their nights in Buena Vista Park and their days roaming […]

The black backpack, deputies say, had everything they needed to make the drug. Investigators found a funnel, coffee filters, brake fluid and straws, among other ingredients. They also spotted a bottle full of cloudy liquid. Black objects floated at the top. The white crystals sat in the bottom. Deputies immediately recognized it as homemade methamphetamine. […]

Brandi Lynn Miller needed help, so she did what many daughters would do: She called her mom. The only problem was Miller was behind bars and she wanted some meth. It had been two months since the 29-year-old had been booked into Multnomah County’s jail system on accusations of identity theft for allegedly raiding Portland-area […]

NEWKIRK — Joshua Aaron McBride, 19, Ponca City, entered a no contest plea in Kay County District Court to a felony count of first degree rape. McBride is accused of raping a 12-year-old girl on Jan. 22. Police report when questioned by police, McBride reportedly said he was using methamphetamine and doesn’t remember raping the […]

A drug bust in Haleyville last week landed six people in jail. One of them – Jamie Lee Edwards – was a basketball coach and teacher at Meek High School. Haleyville police confirmed there was a bust at a residence on Oct. 6 but could not say where. Investigators reportedly found a meth lab and […]

SALTON CITY, Calif. – A woman was arrested by Border Patrol agents at the Highway 86 checkpoint after authorities found 28 bundles of methamphetamine in her car Sunday afternoon. The woman was driving a Ford Focus as she approached the checkpoint around 1:30 p.m. A border canine alerted agents to her car and they found […]

BLACKMAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLNS) – A man recovering in the hospital following three separate explosions that went off inside his home. His family told police Tuesday night that those explosions might be related to meth. This all unfolded around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday evening in the 1000 block of Wayne Street. When fire responders arrived on […]

DES MOINES | U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley says it’s clear the biggest issue in the fight to curtail methamphetamine use is a highly concentrated version of the drug being brought into the country illegally across the southern border. Grassley held a field hearing Tuesday at the Iowa State Historical Museum for the U.S. Senate Judiciary […]

Two men trying to lure juvenile females into sexual activities involving an exchange of marijuana or methamphetamines through text messages or Facebook messenger were indicted Tuesday by a Franklin County grand jury. In both cases, alert mothers noticed their daughters were receiving messages from men discussing sex and drugs, and those mothers then contacted the […]

Welcome to everyone here this morning. Today’s Senate Judiciary Committee field hearing is focused on the evolving methamphetamine problem in Iowa. Some may think meth is yesterday’s problem, and indeed it seems like other illegal drugs often make the headlines. But during my annual 99-county meetings, I’ve heard a lot recently about the persistence and […]

An Arizona man charged with decapitating his wife this summer told investigators he was hearing voices when he attacked her and was trying to thwart evil when he later mutilated himself, including pulling out one of his eyes, according to recently released police reports that provide new detail of the gruesome case. The documents include […]

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -– A grand jury this week indicted a 40-year-old accused of committing sex crimes against a girl under the age of 16 and providing her with meth, according to court documents. David Christopher Voss was arrested on September 21 by detectives assigned to Portland Police Bureau’s Sex Crimes Unit. He was arrested […]

Four adults in Greenville, Kentucky were arrested Wednesday after allegedly smoking methamphetamine in the presence of three small children. This happened after Greenville Police received a complaint of a one-year-old child possibly being exposed to methamphetamine. Arrested and charged with Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree and Tampering with Physical Evidence were 20-year-old James A. Parks, 19-year-old […]

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Christine Myers said she was sitting in a budget hotel room in Walker on Feb. 24 where she had met up with her boyfriend of three months, Jason Vroma, for a romantic liaison. Then he burst out of the bathroom with his hands on fire. “I’m burning!” Vroma allegedly screamed as […]

INMAN – A father and mother in Inman have been arrested on charges of manufacturing methamphetamine and exposing their four children – including a one-year old – to the chemicals. Kyle Scott Douglas, 26, was charged with four counts of manufacturing meth with a minor, two counts of first offense manufacturing meth, disposal of meth […]

HAWKINS COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office narcotics agents arrested two Rogersville women after a methamphetamine was found during a traffic stop. According to a HCSO news release, narcotics agents saw a 1998 Ford Ranger traveling on Locust Street in Rogersville on Sept. 25, and pulled over the truck when they saw it […]

Gary ‘Sambo’ Hazelrig, 43, and Breann Sherrer, 36, found dead in their home Three people have been charged for nine offences each, including murder Robbers were motivated by methamphetamine, drug known as crystal meth Defendant’s girlfriend said it was a robbery that ‘just went real wrong’ Three drug addicts have been charged with double homicide […]

FULTON COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — The Indiana Department of Child Services in Fulton County called in the assistance of the CLEAN Team last week and took one woman into custody after allegedly finding a meth lab at her home. Authorities arrested 37-year-old Angela James, from rural Culver, Indiana. On Sept. 24, DCS arrived with the […]

SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — County sheriff’s deputies arrested two people this week suspected of cooking methamphetamine in a room at the Ho-Hum Motel along North Ridge Road West. Deputies ended up at the hotel about 11 a.m. Monday, while investigating a vehicle that was anonymously reported as missing. They met with the male suspect and his […]

STEPHENS COUNTY, Ga. — A drug bust in Stephens County, Ga. netted over a quarter million dollars in illegal narcotics earlier in September as part of a multi-agency investigation. The bust and subsequent arrests happened on Sept. 24 in the 1000 block of Hayes Road. There, the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office executed a search […]

HILLVIEW, KY (WAVE) – A man was arrested after police said he was passed out in the drive-thru of a fast-food restaurant with thousands of dollars of drugs in his car. Hillview police officers were called to the McDonald’s at 1911 Old Preston Highway at about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday following a report of an intoxicated […]

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former caseworker at Nevada’s maximum-security prison in Ely was in federal custody and out of a job on Wednesday following her arrest on drug conspiracy and distribution charges and her admission that she smuggled methamphetamine into prison, officials said. Christina Tripp, 46, was arrested Sunday with a man the FBI […]

A U.S. House committee alleged Wednesday that a former high-ranking federal police official had sex in government cars while on official duty — one of a series of incidents of misconduct the committee said it identified at the federal National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland. The letter from the U.S. House Science Committee […]

WINTERHAVEN – A 66-year-old woman was arrested Monday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers at the Andrade Port of Entry after allegedly being caught with 32 pounds of methamphetamine in the vehicle she was driving. The incident occurred at 11:30 a.m. as the woman entered the crossing in a 1999 Volvo station wagon and […]