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1 hr ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
Federal prosecutors have charged two men with possession of methamphetamine following an arrest in Cheyenne that law enforcement says yielded pounds of the drug.
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3 hrs ago | The Post-Standard
A former Syracuse Common Council candidate was sentenced to seven years in prison today for what federal prosecutors have described as his leading role in bringing bath salts to the area.
7 hrs ago | WESH-TV
Orange County authorities said they made several arrests at a mobile home park after an 8-month investigation into a drug operation.
10 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
Agents with the Orange County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit and the U.S Drug Enforcement Administration have warrants and are searching an undisclosed location right now.
10 hrs ago | Fox News
The latest plant to bliss out users and worry law enforcement officials is kratom, a Southeast Asian tree related to coffee, the leaves of which are chewed to produce a pleasant buzz.
12 hrs ago | New Haven Independent
In the opening days of a long awaited trial in Connecticut's biggest federal drug-ring takedown, an alleged mastermind is on the stand - but not on trial.
A Prospect Park man on Tuesday admitted leading a narcotics supply ring that distributed millions of dollars in heroin from processing mills and stash houses in Paterson , according to the state Attorney General's Office.
Marijuana plants hang in the drying room of a Denver medical marijuana dispensary Nearly 100 Colorado medical-marijuana businesses are operating without a finalized state license, the remnants of a bureaucratic backlog now stretching back more than three years .
A nurse who worked at plastic surgery clinics in Bellevue and Kirkland was recently charged for tampering with painkillers and stimulants - an alleged act that caused a patient on an operating table to have a seizure as if in a "possessed" state.
Rafael Caro Quintero, a fugitive drug lord whom U.S. authorities hold responsible for the 1985 kidnapping and murder of DEA agent Enrique Camarena, has appealed in a personal letter to Mexico's president for help getting U.S. drug agents off his back because they are causing an "infernal nightmare" for his loved ones.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is looking to move forward on creating a new controlled substances code number for marijuana extract.
Bond will be granted for the Colombian arrested for illegal gun possession during drug raids in the Denver metro area, but the judge is requiring several conditions be met.
A 23-year veteran of the Philadelphia Police force was found guilty Monday of interfering with a federal drug investigation.
The gruesome side effects from a home-brewed heroin substitute popular in Russia have prompted the Pittsburgh Poison Center to warn about the potent narcotic's possible emergence locally.
The unsealing was announced by United States Attorneys Kenneth Magidson and Robert L. Pitman, of the Southern and Western Districts of Texas, respectively, along with Janice Ayala, special agent in charge, Homeland Security Investigations ; Javier PeA a, special agent in charge, Drug Enforcement Administration ; Bernard Butler, acting special agent ... (more)
We knew it was too good to last. In a process that has spanned over two and a half years, this month the DEA is scheduled to create a new Administration Controlled Substances Code Number for "Marihuana Extract ."
In 2007, DEA agents seized more than 700 marijuana plants with a street value of over $2.8 million growing inside a Manhattan apartment.