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  1. Man who found drugs in cell wall sentenced to time servedRead the original story

    4 min ago | The Labradorian

    ... July 10, 2013, happened after police - who had surveillance on Slade and his brother, suspecting they had firearms and drugs - searched his mother's house, where Slade lived, on Ashlen Crescent in Paradise. Officers found several guns inside the ...


  2. Northern Mendocino County arrest reports for May 22Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Willits News

    ... Troy Swearinger, 25, of Covelo, was arrested on suspicion of being an ex-felon armed with a firearm, in possession of drugs when armed and violating felony probation. Amanda Grace Jewell, 23, of Willits, was arrested on suspicion of being under the ...


  3. Affidavit: Lufkin nurse took, used prescription meds, charged them to patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... administration discovered surveillance video that allegedly showed Pope "removing prescription pharmaceutical drugs and billing a patient falsely in order to keep the pharmaceutical drug." The LPD detective that took over the case, obtained medical ...


  4. Silk Road Survival: In conversation with 'Deep Web' director Alex WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Engadget

    ... these men knew each other, let alone suspected that they'd be drawn into a web suffused with libertarian dogma, hard drugs and the sort of rhetorical dedication that allegedly drove that student -- Ross Ulbricht -- to order a hit on that family man. ...


  5. Easton Couple Charged With Running Prescription Drug Ring In FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    Fairfield officers busted an illegal prescription drug ring Wednesday as they executed a search warrant at an Easton home and arrested a couple on charges of illegally distributing painkillers, police said. Curtis Pistey, 55, and Joann Pistey, 54, were selling doctor-prescribed pills such as Oxycodone to a Fairfield man, who is still under investigation, police said.


  6. Police: S. Illinois man accused of making methRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | KFVS12

    Metropolis police say a man has been accused of making methamphetamine. John H. Brown, 34, of Metropolis was charged with manufacturing meth, possession of meth precursors and possession of a controlled substance.


  7. Four arrests made in Suffolk drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Four people were arrested Thursday when the Suffolk Police Department Special Investigations Unit and the Neighborhood Enforcement Team executed a narcotics search warrant on a home in the 2000 block of Meadow Country Road. Inside the residence, authorities discovered a marijuana manufacturing operation was being conducted.


  8. Drug trafficking charge stands against Holyoke man who said he...Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | MassLive.com

    ... indicted for trafficking cocaine in the amount of over 200 grams. Klyman had argued Velazquez did not know there were drugs in packages picked up at the Main Street post office on Jan. 30. He said Velazquez, 26, of Holyoke, only went with the two ...


  9. Prison sentences for importing cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Two people from Limassol will be spending several years behind bars following a guilty verdict on illegal import and possession of illicit drugs. Giorgos Georgiou aged 36 got seven years and Eleni Gerasimou also aged 32 got six years.


  10. Hassan should listen to voters, support decriminalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... e should instead be focusing our limited resources and attention on violent crime, property crime, and truly dangerous drugs such as heroin that are actually killing our friends, neighbors, and children.


  11. Drug Investigation Involving a Fairfield Resident Leads to Easton Pair's ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Patch.com

    According to the publication, during a search of the home of Curtis Pistey, 55 and Joann Pitsey, 54 nearly 750 pills and over $5,000 in cash was seized. The investigation started when police learned that a Fairfield resident, who is still under investigation, was selling Oxycodone in Fairfield, Fox reports.


  12. Ex-students of elite Connecticut university charge...Read the original story

    33 min ago | WHTC

    Two former students at Connecticut's elite Wesleyan University have been indicted by a federal grand jury after distributing hallucinogenic synthetic drugs that hospitalized 11 students in February, federal officials said on Friday. Eric Lonergan, 22, of Brazil, and Zachary Kramer, 21, of Maryland, face up to 40 years in prison and fines as high as $2 million after dealing synthetic marijuana and MDMA, or "molly", on campus, Connecticut's U.S. Attorney Deirdre Daly said at a news conference.


  13. Man who found drugs in cell wall sentenced to time servedRead the original story

    36 min ago | Nor'Wester

    ... July 10, 2013, happened after police - who had surveillance on Slade and his brother, suspecting they had firearms and drugs - searched his mother's house, where Slade lived, on Ashlen Crescent in Paradise. Officers found several guns inside the ...


  14. Some of the major bills approved by Oklahoma LegislatureRead the original story

    36 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... this year requires doctors in Oklahoma to check a prescription drug database before prescribing certain addictive drugs. With one of the highest drug overdose death rates in the country, Fallin made addressing prescription drug abuse one of her top ...


  15. Tricare cuts prescription benefits, shows military 'appreciation'Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Hill

    This week, in the middle of Military Appreciation Month, approximately 70,000 active duty military personnel and veterans are learning that that they will no longer receive the pain medication prescribed by their physicians that were, up until last week, covered by Tricare. The Department of Defense , the government body that provides funding for Tricare, recently instituted new pricing for compounded prescriptions that went into effect on May 1 of this year.


  16. Books: Powerful debut set in seedy Irish underworldRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... anything in common with anyone any more". It brings second-rate rage and revenge, lethal force, casual carnage, arson, drugs and booze, violence both domestic and professional. Yes, another catalogue. Conventional society is either irrelevant or ...


  17. Growing Bay County heroin epidemic is causing 'incredible amount of overdoses,' police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | MLive.com

    ... That's what they strive for; it's a very, very tough drug to get off of." Heroin falls in the opiate classification of drugs (other categories being stimulants, depressants, cannabis, and hallucinogens) and, like all opiates, is a painkiller with ...


  18. Superior Court Briefs: May 22Read the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | IBerkshires

    Kyle Bailey , 22, of Glendale had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on single counts of motor vehicle homicide while under the influence of alcohol and operating negligently, operating under the influence of alcohol and operating negligently causing serious bodily injury, possession of an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle, speeding, and failure to stay within marked lanes. He was released on $4,000 bail.


  19. Grand Jury Rejects Drug Trafficking Charge Against Kentucky Woman...Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Smoking Gun

    A grand jury has declined to indict the Kentucky woman who was wearing an "I Heart Crystal Meth" t-shirt when arrested last year for allegedly trafficking in crystal methamphetamine, court records reveal. Grand jurors in Laurel County last week voted "No True Bill" in the cases of Deborah Asher, 37, and codefendant Richard Rice, 57. The panel's May 15 decision effectively dismisses felony narcotics charges filed against the pair, who were arrested last November "in possession of 3.37 grams of crystal meth and a set of digital scales," according to sheriff's investigators .


  20. Doc charged with writing shady scripts for 30K oxycodone pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | New York Post

    ... substance before Justice James Burke, who set bail at $5,000. "Medical professionals have a privilege to prescribe drugs which might be addictive and dangerous if inappropriately used," said Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget G. Brennan, whose ...