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U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Tuesday it recently seized a significant amount of alleged hard narcotics in four separate enforcement actions at the Laredo Port of Entry that carried a combined estimated value of $7,851,085. The two latest seizures occurred April 12. CBP officers at Gateway to the Americas Bridge seized 74 pounds of […]

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Top medical researchers explained earlier this month at a pastors gathering in North Carolina how pornography use physically affects the human brain, revealing information not well-known outside of the medical and scientific communities. “Porn is all of the sex — without the body,” Dr. William Struthers, a professor of neuroscience and psychology […]

A husband and wife living in what is known as Prosper in Canton Township were arrested this week for manufacturing methamphetamine. The property where the two lived was also the scene of a fire Friday afternoon that burned a home and shed. On Monday, April 11, Jeffrey George Torgerson, 48, of 10517 County Road 113, […]

Fresno Co., Calif – A woman, reportedly on meth, is arrested after violently abusing her dog in front of a Fresno County School. 35-year-old Tammy Sue Corbin is facing drug and animal cruelty charges. The incident happened Thursday in broad daylight in front of the West Park School District. Joshua Montano was leaving school with […]

PELHAM – A 24-year-old woman who has been wanted for trafficking methamphetamine and multiple other charges since November, has been arrested in Boston.                 Jacquelyn Mahoney, 24, originally of Hanover, New Hampshire, was arrested around 3 p.m., Wednesday in an apartment complex in Boston. She was wanted on […]

CALDWELL – Police have arrested a Caldwell woman after receiving information that drugs were being sold out of a residence with children present. The Caldwell Police Department Street Crimes Unit conducted a two day investigation on the residence on the 400 block of E. Belmont Street. Police say after gathering evidence in the investigation, SCU […]

MANATEE — A 20-year-old woman high on methamphetamines and crack cocaine tried to stab her ex-boyfriend with a box cutter when he threw her drugs away Saturday night, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office. Breanna Long and the victim had been dating for a year but broke up about three weeks ago, according to […]

ANDERSON TWP, OH (FOX19) – Two men in their 20s were driven to the hospital after a meth lab explosion in Anderson Township Sunday night, authorities said. Deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office and Anderson Township fire crews responded to a report of an explosion inside a residence in the 1280 block of Tallberry […]

A husband and wife involved in an incident last year that led to two men being charged with attempted homicide in Bloomer find themselves in a new batch of trouble. Nichole L. Wallsch, 31, 705 Newman St., Bloomer is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of THC, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm […]

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — A woman is being treated for injuries at an area hospital after an explosion inside a Fayetteville apartment complex early Monday morning (April 18), according to Sgt. Craig Stout with Fayetteville Police. Stout said the explosion happened at a complex located off of Oakland Avenue around 1:22 a.m. That specific apartment building […]

CENTRAL HEIGHTS — Following up on complaints from the community, members of the Lauderdale County Drug Task Force spearheaded a drug investigation that resulted in the arrest of nine people Friday morning. Gaylon Phillips, of the drug task force, said seven people were arrested inside a residence at 1505 Lauderdale 200, which is in the […]

A 66-year-old Reliance woman is facing meth trafficking charges following her arrest on Wednesday, according to Sweetwater County Sheriff Mike Lowell. Reliance is a small town located just outside of Rock Springs. Lowell identifies the suspect as Esther Marie Ballinger, who was arrested by sheriff’s deputies as well as Rock Springs Police officers and agents […]

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Six people were arrested on meth-related charges after police detectives busted a meth lab. The Fort Wayne Police Department Meth Suppression Team was investigating a tip at the Economy Inn, located at 3340 W. Coliseum Blvd. On Friday around 6 p.m., detectives entered a room at the business and found an […]

AUBURN, MI — Four people were arrested after a routine traffic stop led police to discover a methamphetamine lab rolling through Bay County. Late the afternoon of Friday, April 15, a Michigan State Police trooper initiated a traffic stop on eastbound U.S. 10 near the Garfield Road exit in Auburn. The stop was because the […]

“Some days, it seems like every car we stop has meth in it,” said Barry McElroy, commander of the Rome-Floyd County Metro Task Force. McElroy and his officers are trying to tackle the rampant problem of methamphetamine in Rome and Floyd County. The number of arrests for meth has grown in the past two years, […]

Jakarta (Antara News) – The Indonesian government has declared a war against drugs and the authorities have intensified security measures to thwart illicit drug smuggling into the country. In the latest success, the Indonesian army personnel safeguarding the country’s border with Malaysia managed to foil an attempt to smuggle two kilograms of crystal methamphetamine into […]

PHOENIX – A Valley woman has been arrested, accused of mailing meth-laced letters to four inmates at the 4th Avenue Jail in downtown Phoenix. Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says it’s an ongoing battle to stop drug smuggling in all Maricopa County jails. “These inmates better worry too,” said Arpaio. “For using drugs in my […]

Meth in the News – April 15, 2016

Posted: 16th April 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Meth in the News Professor Nicholas E Goeders For this week’s Meth in the News, I am going to tell you about a horrific case that was spread all over the Internet after it was first reported on April 1, 2016. This case was truly horrifying. Vernal, the county seat and largest city in Uintah […]

MOORE TWP., Pa. – A Northampton County woman faces charges after authorities found a makeshift meth lab in the ramshackle hut in which she was living. Moore Township police received information from the mother of Heather Staub that her daughter was living with a man in the 1000 block of Elm Street. She told police […]

A “known drug felon” and his girlfriend are in the Effingham County jail today after undercover agents purchased a large quantity of methamphetamine “ice.” Jeffery Matthew Sanders and Jeanine Marie Cowart were arrested after the drug buy at a local convenience store Thursday, according to Sheriff’s Deputy Joe Heath. The Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit and […]

“I was in jail and needed to get my life back together,” said Roxie Landon, a former methamphetamine and heroin addict who now volunteers at the Oak House Women’s Residential Treatment Facility in Painesville and sponsors other addicts through 12-step programs. Landon was in jail in 2010 on charges of possession of chemicals to manufacture […]

SAN ANTONIO – Border protection officials say they are seeing more attempts to sneak meth across the U.S.-Mexico border, including some smuggling attempts using beer and liquor bottles, even in bottles of horse shampoo. Recently, ten pounds of liquid meth was found in aloe vera juice bottles. In that incident, officers at the Laredo Port […]

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Three people face murder charges after a man was found shot to death in the bathroom of a Northeast Albuquerque apartment last week. William York, 30, Michele Freer, 46, and Steven Swayne, 35, have been arrested in connection with the killing of Cory Coyner, 32, whose body was found at the Desert […]

EDWARDSVILLE – Multiple subjects were charged today in Madison County Circuit Court with felony offenses associated with a Madison County Sheriff’s Office Investigation that focused on the distribution of Methamphetamine from the salvage yard at 800 W. MacArthur Drive, Cottage Hills, Illinois. The business which is known by several different names including; Tinnon Motors, J&L […]

The Carson City Tri-Net narcotics team seized nearly a half a pound of methamphetamine following a month-long investigation. The unit set up a drug deal with the suspected supplier Wednesday afternoon at the North Carson Taco Bell, and when the undercover officer tried to buy the drugs from the suspected dealer, the suspected dealer was […]