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3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Washoe County Prescription Drug Round Up on April 26th

On April 26th, 2014, local and federal agencies will once again partner together to sponsor the Prescription Drug Round Up event for Washoe County.


Related Topix: Washoe County, NV, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

3 hrs ago | FOX16

Two Men Sentenced to a Combined 20 Years for Drug-Trafficking

Chadwick Williams, 33, of Texarkana, Texas, and Kevin Baker, 31, of Foreman were both sentenced today for their drug-trafficking offenses.


Related Topix: Drugs, Prison, Texarkana, AR

4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Data shows Mexican meth is a growing threat in Texas

A growing number of clients at state-funded drug treatment programs identify themselves primarily as meth-heads, according to data gathered by the Texas State Department of Health Services and released to The Dallas Morning News.


Related Topix: Drugs, Dallas, TX, Prison

6 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

PharMerica settles drug dispensation allegations

A non-public pharmacy in Vinton has agreed to pay more than $213,000 to settle allegations of drug dispensation violations.


11 hrs ago | Medical Daily

Are 'Glow Parties' The Newest Scare For Parents Of Teens,...

"Glow parties" have been getting a lot of attention recently, although for none of the right reasons.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Sayreville, NJ, Columbia University

14 hrs ago | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Major drug case leads to six arrests and one Rutherford County man is behind bars

A Rutherford County man was one of six arrested in a multi-agency investigation.The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation also assisted in arresting six men connected to a large cocaine and heroin operation in the Nashville area.


Related Topix: Drugs, Rutherford County, TN, Nashville, TN

15 hrs ago | KFSN

11 associated with Central Valley-based drug ring arrested

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the arrest of eleven individuals associated with a Central Valley-based narcotics trafficking organization and the seizure of over $200,000 in cash and drugs including over 50 lbs.


Related Topix: Drugs, California, Prison

19 hrs ago | Inside Colombia

Mexico Cartel Had Stake in 7 Ton Colombia Cocaine Load

Police officers stand guard over seized packages of cocaine displayed for the press at a police base in the Caribbean seaport of Cartagena, Colombia.


Related Topix: Drugs, South America, World News, Colombia, Life, Fruits, Food

Mon Apr 14, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Letter: Clean medicine cabinets this springLetter: Clean medicine...

Letter: Clean medicine cabinets this spring on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/04/15/letter-clean-medicine-cabinets-spring/7726369/ An often-overlooked, yet extremely important part of spring cleaning should be the area where you store your medications.


Related Topix: Drugs, Opinion

KTVU Oakland

San Leandro police get scam phone call from DEA imposter

While law enforcement agencies across the country frequently warned about phone scams where a caller pretends to be a government official soliciting personal information, earlier this month, the San Leandro Police Department found itself on the receiving end of one of those scam calls.


WDSU-TV New Orleans

Dozens arrested in Northshore heroin bust



Related Topix: Drugs, Slidell, LA

Kevin, M.D.

Caught between patient satisfaction and prescription drug abuse

The creatures cause pain by being born, and live by inflicting pain, and in pain they mostly die.


Related Topix: Medicine, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Drugs, Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone (generic), OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

East Bay Express

Re: DEA Says It Will Ignore President Obama's Wishes During Congressional Hearing on Marijuana Policy

Imagine if a vice-president at Google told Congress she thought that company CEO Larry Page was doing a bad job, and that the rank-and-file employees at Google aren't going to listen to the boss.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US News, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines


35 arrested in north shore heroin bust

Authorities announced at a press conference on April 14, 2014, that 35 people have been arrested on various heroin possession charges in St. Tammany Parish, the result of a months-long joint operation involving several local and federal law enforcement agencies.


Related Topix: Drugs, Mandeville, LA


Prescription Take-Back Day on Saturday in Loudoun County

Also read: Police Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs Release, Loudoun County Sheriff's Office: The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office, Town of Leesburg Police Department, Town of Purcellville Police Department, and the Town of Middleburg Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration in the "Take-Back" ... (more)


Related Topix: Loudoun County, VA, Purcellville, VA, Sterling, VA, Dulles, VA, Leesburg, VA


Prescription drug take-back is April 26 in S.J., Calaveras

A number of local law enforcement agencies are partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration for the eighth annual Prescription Drug Take Back from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at locations throughout San Joaquin and Calaveras counties.


Related Topix: Drugs, San Joaquin County, CA, Calaveras County, CA, Stockton, CA

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Toledo Blade

Unused medication drop-off urged

Area residents looking to dispose of unused or expired medication are being urged to drop them off at the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, 635 N. Erie St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26. BLOOMBERG Area residents looking to dispose of unused or expired medication are being urged to drop them off at the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, ... (more)


Related Topix: Lucas County, OH, Drugs


P4.2-M worth of cocaine seized in Davao City

JOINT anti-narcotics and police agents have confiscated P4.2 million worth of suspected cocaine from two male drug pushers during separate buy-bust operations in Davao City recently.


Related Topix: Drugs

Free Republic

DEA administrator claims that marijuana legalization imperils dogs

It's hard to come up with a new angle on a much-debated policy issue like the War on Drugs.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana


Cooperation helping keep streets safer

There's good reason to believe that the Fort Wayne police are making a dent in the problem with their new Gang and Violent Crime Unit.


Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Allen County, IN, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation