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13 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
The arrest of a minor league drug runner in 2012 started an investigative chain that came to a head this week with the arrests of 18 suspects believed to be linked to a major Mexican cartel as well as the seizure of a high-production meth lab.
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4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
Prosecutors in Silicon Valley say authorities have arrested 18 people and seized methamphetamine, cocaine and drug labs as part of an investigation into a major drug distribution ring with ties to a Mexican cartel.
5 hrs ago | Patch.com
Expired, unused or otherwise unwanted prescription drugs can be safely discarded at the Newtown Police Department on Saturday, April 26. The department is participating in the 2014 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, and will be taking in the unwanted medicines from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The department says pills and patches will be accepted, ... (more)
9 hrs ago | News 4 Jax
A federal indictment was unsealed earlier this month charging 12 defendants with conspiring to traffic large amounts of methamphetamine, cocaine, oxycodone and other drugs in Appling, Bacon, Coffee, Jeff Davis, Telfair and Wayne Counties.
13 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno
Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is urging Nevadans to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs by participating in a nationwide campaign.
13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Drug-related deaths in Oregon , from 2003 to 2013, according to the state medical examiner's office.
15 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo
A 22-year-old was killed after his vehicle slid off the road and landed in a ditch.
Russell Alonzo, 20, fell seven stories to his death after ingesting a dangerous designer drug called 25i.
Leaders from the city of Royal Oak, along with U.S. Rep. Sander Levin, gathered Wednesday to spread awareness about the upcoming National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
CBS News/AP - A new trend in psychedelic drugs is raising concerns after three teenage girls had to be hospitalized in Loudoun County, Va.
On April 22, 2014 the Madison County Sheriff's Office and the Blue Ridge Narcotics/Gang Task Force responded to a suspicious person call in the Burnt Tree subdivision of Madison County.
The Loudoun County Sheriff's office says three teens ended up in the hospital earlier this month after they took what is believed to be a synthetic, illegal drug known as 25i.
Travis Crowley pleaded guilty April 18 and will serve nine months in jail and three years of probation.
GLEN BURNIE, Md. - Justin Smith thought the biggest danger around his home came with his two-year-old behind the wheel.
Attorney General Luther Strange again is urging Alabamians to participate in Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, this Saturday, April 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at locations throughout the state.
Police say a two month investigation led them to a traffic stop and arrest in Greenville, along with a search in Raleigh where more than 5-1/2 pounds of a synthetic drug was found.
In the summer of 2011, Boynton Beach cop David Britto - a former Marine and 2010 Officer of the Year - was arrested on charges of possession of and conspiring to traffic methamphetamine.