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DAMASCUS, OR (KPTV) – A 35-year-old Damascus man who went to underage parties and supplied teens with methamphetamine is accused of sexually abusing at least two girls, according to police. The Gresham Police Department said 35-year-old Matthew Tallmadge was arrested at his home on the 223000 block of Southeast Bohna Park Road on Thursday. Detectives […]

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Two Cedar Rapids brothers who distributed ice methamphetamine, sometimes hidden in stuffed animals, were convicted by jury members Wednesday following a three day trial in federal court. Martin Lawrence, 52 and Troy Lawrence, 54, were convicted of conspiracy to distribute ice methamphetamine, distribution of ice methamphetamine, possession with intent to distribute […]

Five people were cited Tuesday after Lincoln police investigators found more than 2 ounces of methamphetamine in a room at a downtown hotel. Police went to the hotel in an attempt to locate Danielle Hill, 28, on an arrest warrant for possession of marijuana of 1 ounce or less. They learned earlier she was staying […]

The man accused of holding a woman captive for more than 40 days in West Salem, and repeatedly beating and raping her with the aid of an accomplice, has a lengthy criminal history. Ronnie Lee Jr., 46, has been charged with and convicted of various crimes in Oregon over more than two decades and under […]

ROBERTSDALE, AL– Misty Wilkes is five months pregnant and is accused of doing the unthinkable. Sheriff’s investigators say the Mom-to-be swallowed an unknown amount of methamphetamine after deputies on a traffic stop found a rolling meth lab in her car. Wilkes was rushed to South Baldwin Regional Medical Center and spent three days at the […]

CITRUS COUNTY, Fla – An 87-year-old man suffering from dementia was used to buy chemicals to cook meth at the guidance of his caregivers, Citrus County deputies say. Jacob Hogan, 29, and Kelly Wright, 26, are both facing manufacturing meth with a child present, trafficking in meth, possession of chemicals with intent to manufacture meth […]

COVINA >> Police jailed a San Gabriel man found passed out behind the wheel of his car in Covina early Thursday after discovering nearly a quarter-pound of methamphetamine, along with some heroin, in his vehicle, officials said. Officers first responded about 4:15 a.m. to reports of a solo-car crash in the 900 block of North […]

SAN DIEGO (KABC) — A major drug bust took place at the California border Wednesday morning, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Officers said they stopped a 31-year-old man driving a 1994 Ford F-250 XL pick-up truck at the U.S. Port of Entry in San Ysidro along Interstate 5 at about 11:30 a.m. When […]

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – With deputy Edward Tucker accused of meth charges, there are many questions about his mental state and the role his alleged drug use may have played in this ordeal. It’s no secret that methamphetamine is highly addictive, so why would someone who’s seen the dangers of this drug firsthand choose to start […]

BURKESVILLE, Ky. — A fugitive accused of shooting a Tennessee police officer and firing at a Kentucky trooper was killed in a shootout with authorities early Friday, ending a nearly weeklong manhunt. Floyd Ray Cook, 62, was pronounced dead at the scene in south-central Kentucky after being confronted by state troopers and a federal marshal, […]

Breitbart Texas traveled to the Mexican border cities of Reynosa and Matamoros to recruit citizen journalists willing to risk their lives and expose the cartels silencing their communities.  The writers would face certain death at the hands of the Gulf Cartel if a pseudonym were not used. Breitbart Texas’ Cartel Chronicles are published in both English and […]

Testimony from a woman who was left barefoot and crying after her escape through a bathroom window convicted her boyfriend of terrifying assaults in Sarnia court. Following a September trial the man in his mid-40s was convicted of two assaults, sexual assault, threatening the woman and violating a probation order. But sentencing was delayed until […]

GONZALES — Sheriff’s detectives arrested an Ascension Parish couple early Wednesday on drug distribution and other counts after the two were found with $3,500 in methamphetamine in their vehicle while parked near a Gonzales-area hotel where they were staying. Ascension Parish sheriff’s Lt. Col. Bobby Webre said Wednesday that David Duplessis Jr., 29, and his […]

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich – Narcotics investigators in Grand Traverse County say they’ve arrested 6 suspects after finding what’s being described as one of the largest methamphetamine manufacturing sites they’ve ever seen in the area. State, county and local authorities were involved in the operation centered around a home off of Compton Court in Grawn. […]

A first-grader was taken to an emergency room Wednesday after being pricked by a methamphetamine-tainted needle hidden inside a teddy bear, Nevada police said. The seven-year-old boy found the toy animal in a trash can outside the Mark Twain Elementary School in Carson City, Sheriff Ken Furlong said in a statement. “Deputies arrived at the […]

Beirut: A Lebanese official says Beirut airport authorities have foiled one of the country’s largest drug-smuggling attempts, seizing two tons of pills containing the amphetamine Captagon before they were loaded onto the private plane of a Saudi prince. The official said the prince and four others were detained on Monday. The official spoke on condition […]

Tokyo (Japan), 20 May 2014 – Growing demand in East and Southeast Asia is leading to an expansion of global production and trafficking in methamphetamine and new psychoactive substances, according to a UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) report released here today. Led by a rise in seizures in East and Southeast Asia and […]

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A chemical company agreed to pay a $1.3 million fine for shipping tons of a methamphetamine ingredient to Mexico without knowing how it would be used or who was receiving it. Allentown-based Taminco agreed to plead guilty to six charges it shipped monomethylamine, or MMA, without verifying the buyers and failed to […]

The Whitfield County and Murray County Sheriff’s Offices say they were part of a joint effort in arresting a family-run methamphetamine drug ring. Police say investigators determined the main targets of the distribution ring were Wesley Bramblett and his brother Jerry Bramblett, Jr. The first arrest came on September 22, 2015, when Wesley Bramblett was […]

A drone carrying a huge cache of drugs and weapons has crash-landed inside the Oklahoma State Penitentiary. The remote controlled flying machine clipped razor wire and then tumbled to the ground. It was carrying a package containing a large 5.3 ounce bag of weed. Prison officers also found 0.8 ounces of crystal meth and about […]

JACKSON, MI (WLNS) – After receiving a tip about a meth lab, Jackson Police found a woman being held hostage. It all started Tuesday morning in the 3800 block of E. South Street in Jackson. Michigan State Police Firm Detective 1st Lt. Brian Balough says Jackson Police received a tip of an active meth lab […]

TEXARKANA, Texas — Twelve Arkansans were arrested Tuesday in a drug trafficking investigation in the Eastern District of Texas, an FBI news release said. U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced the arrests as part of Operation Flashback, a two-year federal and state investigation into mid- and high-level trafficking and distribution of methamphetamine through Texas, Arkansas, […]

A Lolo woman was arrested for allegedly stealing a red Dodge Durango after a sheriff’s deputy found it odd the vehicle’s rear end had been spray-painted black. Shauna Rose Connelly, 33, appeared Monday on felony counts of theft and criminal possession of methamphetamine, as well as a misdemeanor charge of criminal possession of drug paraphernalia. […]

TREMPEALEAU CO. Wis. (WEAU)– For the past several years, methamphetamine use in western Wisconsin has been on the rise. But in the past year alone, methamphetamine related cases have doubled in some counties. Taavi McMahon, District Attorney for Trempealeau County says the dramatic increase is shocking and has taken a tremendous toll on the community. […]

BROWNSVILLE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers found more than $965,000 worth of meth at the Brownsville Gateway International Bridge. The drugs–which weighed more than 48 pounds–were hidden inside a 2007 gray Nissan Versa. A 42-year-old man from Brownsville is accused of transporting the drugs. CBP officers discovered the narcotics with the help of […]