Methamphetamine

Couple Busted Running a Meth Lab In a Hotel Room

It is amazing what some people think they can get away with in a hotel (<i>and what many people probably do get away with!</i>). Fortunately, this one …

Hospitality

Police discover 22 pounds of meth while serving search warrant at Vancouver residence

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Law enforcement agencies discovered 22.5 pounds of methamphetamine and more than $15,000 while serving a search warrant at a …

Portland, OR

Three drug dealers sentenced to death in Riau

Three members of a drug syndicate accused of smuggling 40 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine and 7,720 ecstasy pills into Indonesia were sentenced …

Crime

Lawyer began throwing drug-fuelled 'chem sex' parties after being diagnosed with HIV, court hears

A City lawyer accused of having a stash of indecent pictures told jurors his "devastating" HIV diagnosis drew him into hosting drug-fuelled sex …

Canary Wharf

Mom accused of leaving son in car near drugs while breaking into house

A woman left her son in the car near methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia while she broke into an...

Crime

Crystal meth use surges in Cincinnati, Kentucky, adding to heroin crisis

Drug agents are seizing more crystal meth in the Cincinnati, NKY region, adding to the addiction crisis, though opioids stay at epidemic levels.

IMPD investigating possible meth lab near school on northwest side

Police at scene on December 13, 2017<p>×<p>IMPD investigating possible meth lab near school on northwest side<p>Police at scene on December 13, …

Crime

Record number of meth users died in San Diego County last year

More than a decade after a full-scale assault on methamphetamine production in San Diego County, the drug is continuing to ravage the region, killing …

San Diego

'Terrible Toll': Record Deaths from Meth in San Diego County — 377 in 2016

Share This Article:<p>Methamphetamine abuse contributed to a record number of deaths in the San Diego area last year, according to a government study …

San Diego

Center Point Man Arrested For Trafficking Methamphetamine

A 43-year-old Center Point man has been arrested for Trafficking Methamphetamine for the second time in two months.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL - For the second …

Birmingham, AL

Pasco Deputies Shut Down Drug Lab

On further investigation, deputies discovered equipment being used to make methamphetamine.<p>ZEPHYRHILLS, FL—An investigation by the Pasco County …

Tampa Bay

Island tops list of fatalities from illicit-drug overdoses

More than 1,208 people have died from illicit drug overdoses in B.C. this year, the coroners service reported Monday.Victoria and Vancouver Island …

Vancouver Island

Four adults, minor arrested in Jasper drug bust

JASPER — The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Drug Task Force arrested four adults and one minor following a drug bust Nov. 30.<p>+3<p>According to the …

Cannabis Industry

$75K worth of meth seized in Winnipeg

Woman, 41, faces charges around trafficking, possession of a weapon<p>After $75,000 worth of methamphetamine was seized from a Winnipeg home, a …

Vancouver

Father watched as children drank meth-laced coffee before they both turned white, police say

Edgar Flores Avila, 33, from Phoenix, Arizona, is accused of watching the children drink meth-laced coffee.<p>A father allegedly watched as his son and …

Crime

Montana postal worker sentenced to prison for mailed meth

A northeastern Montana postal worker was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for distributing methamphetamine that was mailed to the post office …

Business

Charges: Man Drugged Woman's Beer With Meth

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –</b> A southern Minnesota man is accused of putting methamphetamine in a woman’s drink without her knowledge.<p>According to the …

Crime

Fergie Says She Couldn't Stop Hallucinating On Crystal Meth

"It was a hell of a lot of fun ... until it wasn't."<p>Fergie didn’t spare the details in discussing her drug-filled past in an iNews interview posted on Thursday.<p>The Black Eyed Peas singer said she was plagued by hallucinations while addicted to crystal meth.<p>“At my lowest point, I was [suffering …

Celebrity News

Five charged with meth trafficking after raid on Barrie home

BARRIE, Ont. – Police say five people are facing drug related charges after a raid on a Barrie, Ont., home.<p>South Simcoe police say a search warrant …

Crime

Meth Lab Discovered In Raritan Garage

Multiple arrests for drug possession, theft, DWI, simple assault and urinating in public were also made last week in Raritan.<p>RARITAN, NJ — A small …

Crime

Myanmar's opium crop plummets, but no victory over Asia's narco-boom: U.N.

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A "dramatic" drop in opium cultivation in Myanmar underscored a regional boom in demand for illegal synthetic drugs such as methamphetamine, which many Asian countries are struggling to combat, a senior U.N. official said on Wednesday.<p>The area under opium poppy cultivation …

South-east Asia

Marijuana, Other Drugs Are More Potent Than Before In The US

Marijuana and methamphetamine that are sold illegally in America have increased in strength, showed a report released on Oct. 23 by the Drug …

News (U.S.)

Myanmar opium crop shrinks by a quarter

The area under opium poppy cultivation in Myanmar has shrunk by a quarter in the last two years, a UN study said Wednesday, as demand for opiates …

Citizen Journalism

After raid, two in Rockland charged with trafficking

Two Rockland residents face charges of drug trafficking and weapons possession following a Nov. 23 raid.<p>A group of provincial police from several …

Crime

Wayne County mom and son face heroin and meth charges

PIKEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A Wayne County mom and son were busted on drug charges in their minivan last week, deputies say.<p>The incident happened …

Crime

Eating pizza while driving leads to drug charges against 2 Ontario men

Police say a snack behind the wheel has led to drug charges against two men.

Eating

Crystal meth use exploding in Hamilton

As the city focuses on fentanyl and opioid overdoses, another drug is blooming in its wake<p>Juice left home at 14. He found crystal meth soon after.<p>His …

Airline passengers arrested over crystal meth

Four people were arrested at Sultan Syarif Kasim II International Airport in Pekanbaru, Riau, on Friday, for allegedly carrying 5.75 kilograms of …

Police seize less marijuana, meth in Ohio as usage soars

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Police across the state have uncovered a puzzling trend: The number of seizures of marijuana and methamphetamine has dropped …

Cannabis

Kilburn Hall supervisor says teen showed no signs during his shift 911 needed to be called

A Kilburn Hall supervisor said Thursday a teen that died in one of the youth facility’s cells two years ago didn’t show any signs that 911 needed to …

Crime