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CHEROKEE, Okla. — A 49-year-old Enid woman was charged in Alfalfa County earlier this month with trafficking and distribution of methamphetamine following an Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs sting. Mary Stephanie Sigle, also known as Stephanie Moyher, was charged Sept. 16 with felony counts of trafficking in illegal drugs, distribution of a controlled […]

CONWAY — Former state Sen. Gilbert Baker tested positive for methamphetamine after he was stopped for drunken driving in Conway last month, a toxicology report released Wednesday shows. Conway City Attorney Chuck Clawson released the report after the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette submitted a request under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act. Clawson said his office received […]

A Summit County SWAT team responded to a stand-off situation in Cuyahoga Falls on Wednesday. The team arrived on scene around 5:20 p.m. after police received an anonymous tip saying that Hunter A. Edwards, 37, had an arrest warrant out and was at a residence on 3rd Street. The police tried to serve the arrest warrant at […]

Meth has contributed to the doubling of violent crime in South Dakota over the past five years, the Rapid City police chief said Wednesday. Chief Karl Jegeris and Sioux Falls Police Chief Matt Burns sounded off on the effects of meth on the state in a joint press conference on Wednesday. The Q&A opportunity is part of a […]

Translated by: Yaqui for BorderlandBeat From Riodoce by: Alejandro Monjardín, September 25, 2016 Sophisticated Drug Factories Culiacan is the clandestine methamphetamine factory of the country. Data provided by the Secretary of National Defense (Sedena) indicates that the state capital is the city where the largest number of drug laboratories are concentrated. From 2005 to May […]

HUDSON — Two rural Clear Lake people have each been charged in St. Croix County Court with five felonies for reportedly involving a teenage girl in a number of sex acts for about a year. Amanda L. Catlin, 34, and William R. Wuorenma, 35, who lived together, are each charged with causing a child to view […]

A former employee at a residential treatment center for children in Liberty Hill faces charges after marijuana and methamphetamine were found in her locker, according to an arrest affidavit. Kathleen Redlin, 30, was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a second-degree felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison. She has been fired […]

A drug raid early this morning has intercepted a large amount of methamphetamine pills and landed two women in jail. Charlottetown Police Services street crime unit used a search warrant at an address on Prince St., early this morning, resulting in the seizure of more than 1,000 methamphetamine pills, a quantity of Percocet, a quantity […]

Illicit drugs in Northeast Nebraska are plentiful, and use has been on an upward trend for years. Capt. Mike Bauer with the Norfolk Police Division said that a drug boom in the 1990s and early-2000s was countered by diminished availability in the mid-2000s. But that’s no longer the case. “We went into kind of at […]

CHEROKEE — An inmate at Alfalfa County Jail has been charged with another felony. Tina Ray Owens, 38, was charged with a felony count of possession of contraband and drugs by an inmate for possessing 2.5 gm of methamphetamine, according to an affidavit filed in her case. Charges were filed Sept. 21. The crime is […]

The two people who died last month at the Pottsville Motor Inn died of drug overdoses, Schuylkill County Deputy Corner Deb Detweiler said Tuesday. Charles G. Harig III, 31, of Tamaqua, and Brittany L. Guris, 26, of Saint Clair, were pronounced dead by Detweiler in Room 201 of the inn at 10:30 p.m. Aug. 26. […]

Long-time Monroe County residents may remember the days during the 1980s when authorities discovered methamphetamine labs in far-flung developments. As recently as 2012, a meth lab blew up in the basement of a house on Pine Avenue in Stroud Township, igniting a fire that burned part of the house and releasing a cloud of poisonous […]

Methamphetamine use has reached unprecedented levels across South Dakota, and the addictive nature of the drug has led to a spike in crime across the state. In response, the mayors of the state’s two largest cities are seeking ways to combat the crisis. Mayors Steve Allender of Rapid City and Mike Huether of Sioux Falls held […]

Methamphetamine was relatively unknown on Calgary streets just five years ago, but police now say officers encounter the street drug virtually every day. Meth seizures were up nearly 300 per cent in the second quarter of this year, compared to the same period in 2015, the Calgary Police Commission heard Tuesday. Staff Sgt. Martin Schiavetta said most seizures are […]

Why do I ask for women who use meth IV to contact me? Well, I ask for people struggling with methamphetamine, especially women who are using meth IV, to write to me. I answer each and every e-mail I receive, and never judge anyone for what they may share with me. I also never reveal […]

IDAHO FALLS — Police arrested two Idaho Falls women on drug charges Sunday afternoon. Alice L. Marzano, 43, was booked into the Bonneville County Jail for felony drug trafficking of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Valeri R. Poole, 42, was booked into the Bonneville County Jail for felony possession of a […]

MANKATO — A woman is facing charges after drug task force agents say she left two young children alone in a hotel room while conducting a methamphetamine transaction. Nancy Jean Loehlein, 39, was charged with felony counts of third-degree drug sale, fifth-degree drug possession and storage of meth paraphernalia as well as gross misdemeanor endanger […]

WINFIELD — A Henry County couple is being held on $100,000 bonds after a portable methamphetamine lab reportedly was found inside their vehicle Saturday night. Justin Stafford, 35, and Jennifer Stafford, 32, both of Winfield, remain in the Henry County jail awaiting their next court appearance Oct. 5 in Henry County District Court. Each faces […]

MARSHALL COUNTY, KY – A Nebraska woman faces drug charges after a traffic stop Saturday in Marshall County. The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office said a deputy stopped a car for speeding on Big Bear Highway. As he approached, the deputy said he could smell an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. During a search […]

Moms aren’t perfect, we all know this, as they sometimes make as many mistakes as we do. But a good mom also knows that the sincere way to fix anything is to bake something so that we can forget everything while we are stuffing out face. That’s why the mom who used a drunk photo […]

A CONVICTED rapist who carried 21.7 g of methamphetamine into a bank and asked staff to call the police because he thought he was being followed has been jailed for more than three years. Graham John Barker, 52, had been found guilty in the District Court of a charge of trafficking in methamphetamine. In October, […]

Results of Mexico‘s antinarcotics strategy in 2016 show that seizures of all types of drugs and of weapons reserved for military use are down while homicides and the production of synthetic drugs and heroin have increased dramatically. That balance showing negative results on virtually all fronts is drawn from statistics reported by the Mexican government, […]

SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio grandfather is in jail after on suspicion that his 1-year-old grandson consumed some of his methamphetamine. Rudy Monita, 47, is charged with injuring a child. San Antonio police say Monita’s grandson likely ingested the illegal stimulant drug Friday evening while in his care. Officers responded to Methodist Children’s Hospital […]

CHEROKEE, CO., S.C. (WSPA) – 18 people have been arrested in a drug round-up, according to the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office. 42-year-old Juliette Jones Worthy was charged with 1 count of Distribution of Alprazolam 1st Offense. 26-year-old Robert Woodrow Whelchel was charged with 2 counts of Distribution of Methamphetamine 3rd or Subsequent Offense. 50-year-old Lisa […]

A southern police officer has a plea for the south: don’t let drugs ruin rural New Zealand. “That means telling us what is going on out there,” Senior Sergeant Al Dickie said. The big one is methamphetamine, a synthetic drug with more rapid and lasting effects than amphetamine, used illegally as a stimulant. Earlier this […]