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NEW LISBON, Ind. — An Indianapolis man was arrested Thursday night after Indiana State Police said he held his mother against her will. Jeremy Jones, 28, of Indianapolis, was taken into custody around 11:55 p.m. Thursday after his 53-year-old mother, Carman, entered the New Lisbon Truck Plaza off of I-70 and advised employees there she […]

A woman allegedly hid a bag of drugs behind a building after running a stop sign and hitting a school bus. There were no children on the school bus at the time of the accident, according to a Chickasha Police Department affidavit. The bus driver told police the woman had been acting suspiciously and walking […]

JAY — A warrant was issued Friday out of Delaware County for a Tulsa woman charged with manslaughter in connection to an automobile accident that killed a Bartlesville woman. Samantha Ann Perales, 40, also is charged in Delaware County District Court with possession of a controlled dangerous substance — methamphetamine and unlawful possession of drug […]

Methamphetamine in her dresser drawer, methamphetamine on a night stand in her bedroom, coupled with an array of incriminating text messages was enough for a Solano County Superior Court jury to convict a Vacaville woman Friday of selling meth. In the time it took jurors to break for lunch, a guilty verdict was reached in […]

(Stillwater, Okla.)  A Stillwater woman on probation for possessing methamphetamine as a pickup passenger on Highway 51 in 2013 and in the Payne County Jail has been ordered to appear in court Nov. 19 on a charge of possessing the same drug in a pipe at the Cimarron Casino in Perkins in May. Cindy Ann […]

A drug investigation led to the arrest of a Bascom woman on Friday, according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. Deborah Lee Edenfield, 47, is charged with manufacture of methamphetamine, possession of controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of state probation. On Friday, Nov. 13, members of the JCSO Drug Task Force executed […]

(AP) — An Indonesian court sentenced two men on Friday to death on charges of smuggling the largest amount of methamphetamine ever confiscated in the country. The National Narcotics Agency in January found more than 862 kilograms (1,900 pounds) of the illegal drug worth about 1.6 trillion rupiah ($116.8 million) in a car in western […]

RANGOON, Burma — From its hilltops to the tropics, Asia’s go-to drug is now methamphetamine. Far more than a party drug, meth is sought by factory hands and office drones alike. Go-getters powering Asia’s economies rely on meth to zap fatigue. Millions seek out its speedy euphoria — a high suited to a region powered […]

First he wanted to enlist crocodiles to guard drug criminals — now Indonesia’s unorthodox anti-drugs chief says that killing traffickers is an effective way of clearing overcrowded prisons. National Narcotics Bureau head Budi Waseso said the death penalty for traffickers is not proving enough of a deterrent so he proposed force-feeding drugs to convicted smugglers. […]

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 […]