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When Concord Police Sgt. Marc McGonagle used to talk about methamphetamine, he had to use pictures of meth addicts from the Midwest to illustrate the before and after effects of the drug. Now, he only needs to click in his own department’s database. “I can just look at our own booking photos now to see […]

A court in the northern province of Quang Ninh sentenced six drug traffickers to death on Friday and handed down jail terms ranging from two years to life imprisonment to 20 members of a ring caught smuggling nearly 1,871 kg (4,124 lbs) of heroin. Drug kingpin Hoang Van Tien, 30, and his five henchmen face […]

Getting nearly naked wasn’t enough to keep Catherine Lila Roberts from being arrested Tuesday on drug charges. Roberts, 39, appeared this week before Ravalli County Justice Jim Bailey on a felony count of possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor counts of marijuana possession and drug paraphernalia. According to an affidavit, a sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to […]

On Thursday Heather Hudson was arrested on a warrant issued out of  Crittenden County. While being booked into the Henderson County Detention Center, the booking officer advised Hudson of their policies and asked if she had any contraband. Hudson stated that she had a small brown envelope containing Methamphetamine in her purse. The meth was […]

BROCTON — Jodi L. Denmead, 52, of Ellicott Road in Brocton, was arrested on Friday evening and charged with third-degree unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine, fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and second-degree criminal use of drug paraphernalia. At 5 p.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies and the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force arrested Denmead on […]

A Marshall woman was charged with a class C felony of possession of a controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana Friday, Dec. 30. Melissa L. Short, 47, of Marshall, allegedly possessed 1.4 grams of methamphetamine the same day the charges were filed. According to the probable cause statement, Short was the passenger […]

The burglary suspect wanted by the Bossier Sheriff’s Office for attempting to break into a Haughton business Christmas day now faces additional charges involving drugs. Matthew Barnes, 22, who resides at the 200 block of Timberline Lane in Princeton, faces additional warrant charges of possession of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession […]

A Cape Girardeau woman, who was arrested Friday on drug and traffic charges, attempted to conceal methamphetamine by placing it in her vagina, a Scott City police officer said. Shanda Berry, 34, of 16 N. Henderson Ave. was arrested on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor charges of driving while […]

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – Multiple law enforcement agencies took part in a major investigation in Noble County that culminated in a warrant being served at a rural home Thursday where 20 pounds of crystal meth, 100 pounds of marijuana, 50 to 60 firearms and $80,000 in cash were seized.  Noble County Sheriff Doug Harp […]

Two men have been arrested after police discovered nearly two pounds of methamphetamine in a Sioux Falls home Wednesday afternoon. Sioux Falls Police Officer Sam Clemens says three parole agents were conducting a random check at a house in the 200 block of S. Elmwood Ave. when they discovered baggies containing 1.8 grams and 3.3 […]

Methamphetamine and heroin have helped to fuel much of the violent crime in Missoula in 2016, according to County Attorney Kirsten Pabst. “Just going through the numbers for 2016, it’s no secret that we’re in the midst of a methamphetamine epidemic that we’ve talked about almost every week,” Pabst said. “We are seeing a similar […]

(Ripley County, Ind.) – Three people are in jail after police found heroin, meth, and marijuana inside a Milan home along with children. An Indiana State Police trooper went to the residence on the 100 block of Josephine Street in order to conduct a welfare check on a male that was possibly staying there, says […]

A 25-year-old Helena woman is accused of having methamphetamine and various paraphernalia in her home. Brittni Nichole O’Leary faces a felony charge of criminal possession of dangerous drugs (methamphetamine) and a misdemeanor count of criminal possession of drug paraphernalia. During a search warrant conducted Thursday of a home on Coyote Lane, authorities reported finding meth […]

A woman was arrested Wednesday and ahild was medically checked for methamphetamine after police allegedly found drugs in an apartment where the child was staying. Tina Baker, 44, was taken into custody on charges of endangering children with methamphetamine and felony possession of methamphetamine. Two Casper police officers went to Baker’s apartment shortly before 8:30 […]

A woman who was evidently lying in the snow when paramedics arrived and took her to Wyoming Medical Center was arrested early Thursday after police allegedly found a methamphetamine pipe and marijuana on her person. Judy Sledge, 55, was booked into the Natrona County Detention Center on charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of […]

GREENSBURG — A Greensburg woman was arrested on Friday night at her place of employment in Greensburg on multiple warrants. Upon arrival at the Decatur County Jail, Amy Hicks, 49, was found to be allegedly holding substances consistent with methamphetamine. Hicks was searched and found to be holding three plastic baggies in her left sock […]

WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WJHL) – Deputies in southwest Virginia say they arrested a woman on Christmas Day after they received a call about an attempted break-in at a home on Reedy Creek Road in Washington County. The victim told dispatchers the suspects were still on the scene. When deputies arrived, the victim followed the suspects’ […]

CORPUS CHRISTI – Police say a wanted felon and a woman with drugs and several stolen items were busted during a traffic stop. Officers say the wanted felon, Kevin Browning lied about his name. Not only did he have a warrant out for his arrest, but officers say he was also carrying a gun. Police arrested the […]

A 33-year-old Roseville man was arrested Wednesday after he was accused of engaging in sex acts with an underage girl he met through social media. Roseville police investigated allegations that the suspect, Christopher Dean Martin, struck up a friendship during the summer with an underage girl from a nearby county over the social media platform […]

A kitchen supervisor at a jail in San Antonio was arrested Tuesday, accused of attempting to smuggle in meth and alcohol to inmates in exchange for money. Ray Alexander Barr, an employee of the Central Texas Detention Facility in downtown San Antonio, asked several inmates if they wanted contraband smuggled into the prison, according to […]

CONYERS — The Georgia State Patrol and Rockdale County Sheriff’s Narcotics and Vice Unit busted a South Carolina man allegedly concealing 11 pounds of methamphetamine valued at $100,000 inside fake cases of soda. A state trooper on patrol on Interstate 20 East about 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 13 saw a silver 2010 Chevrolet Impala with […]

WACO, TEXAS – Federal authorities say they’ve arrested 15 people, including nine in Waco, for participating in a methamphetamine distribution ring operating in Central Texas. A federal indictment unsealed in Waco says the ring since January has been involved in the drug operation covering Bell, Coryell, McLennan and Limestone counties. Prosecutors describe two of the men […]

BREMERTON — A narcotics pipeline exposed this month after a nearly three-year investigation shows how money from local drug users heads to Mexico, with meth and possibly heroin heading back to Kitsap County and nearby communities. According to documents filed in U.S. District Court, the investigation started in February 2014 by the local narcotics task […]

A gang leader has told how he is still haunted by the incidental role he played in the death of Coral-Ellen Burrows in Wairarapa 13 years ago. Her killer, Steven Williams, was high on methamphetamine at the time, partly because he feared death threats from Junior Kapene, now president of Black Power New Zealand. “He’s […]

The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday afternoon released the results of a roundup that began last week just before Christmas. Labeled “Operation Grinch Roundup” the operation lasted from Dec. 21 to Dec. 23 and resulted in 18 arrests and 46 signed warrants for drug-related offenses. A 19th person remained listed as a wanted person […]