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  • Emanuel proposes decriminalizing pot in Illinois
    A proposal to decriminalize pot in Illinois
    On September 23, 2014, the mayor of Chicago, Rahm Emanuel, asked lawmakers in Illinois to consider reforming sentencing for low-level drug offenses.Emanuel and Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy addressed a joint, bipartisan committee of...
  • Turlock Police Department
    Turlock police work dominated by drugs, domestic violence
    The following is based on information provided Friday by the Turlock Police Department to Examiner.com, It covers department activities for Sept. 24-26, 2014.Sept. 26, 2014Domestic Battery: 3300 block of Countryside - Dustin Woodrall, 25, was...
  • Reanne Pederson Fargo mom newborn dies
    Reanne Pederson: Fargo mom's newborn ODs on breast milk laced with drugs
    Reanne Pederson, of Fargo, North Dakota, is the mom whose newborn died in June after she allegedly fells asleep while breastfeeding the baby. The 5-day-old boy's initial cause of death was suffocation, and the the mom supposedly fell asleep...
  • Rahm Emanuel wants Illinois lawmakers to reduce pot-possession offenses
    Rahm Emanuel wants Illinois lawmakers to reduce pot-possession offenses
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel has asked Illinois state lawmakers to reduce the state’s criminalization of persons who are caught with 15 grams or less of marijuana, according to the Chicago Tribune on Tuesday. Emanuel says he wants the pot offense to...
  • ‘Would you like a side of meth with your taco?’:  Fifty-five lbs. of meth confiscated from food truck, 17 arrested
    ‘Side of meth with your taco?:’ Operation nets 55 lbs. of meth from food truck
    Seventeen people were arrested and indicted on Sept. 21 and 55 pounds of methamphetamine were confiscated in a joint effort between the feds and local law enforcement in Denver, Colorado, in one of the largest meth busts in Colorado’s...
  • Woman arrested after posting meth cooking video on Facebook
    Woman arrested after posting meth cooking video on Facebook
    Have you ever told your kids to be careful about what they post to social media, because once something is on the Internet, it’s out there forever? Someone should have given that sage advice to 36-year-old Jennifer C. Harrington, of...
  • LA Confidential
    LA Confidential
    Los Angeles has always been know as the nations' entertainment capital ever since the early days of silent films. And, like Chicago in the 1920's LA was and is today a tempest of gang activity. With a current reported unemployment rate...
  • LSD and Shrooms Part 3
    LSD and shrooms do not mix well with Disneyland: Part 3
    This is the third part of a series about *Alice’s trip to Disneyland. In the last two articles, the good values and family friendly environment that is part of Disneyland's culture was discussed. The Disney Co. has always prided itself...
  • These Shrooms Are Illicit
    LSD and shrooms do not mix well with Disneyland: Part 2
    This article is the second part of a series about Disneyland and drug use (as it says in the title, they do not mix well). In the first article, the subject of this series, Alice, went to Disneyland while high on LSD and shrooms. She went with her...
  • Shrooms and Disneyland
    LSD and shrooms do not mix well with Disneyland: Part 1
    Disneyland has always been a family friendly atmosphere. Walt Disney liked his brand to have a squeaky clean image, even though he himself had flaws. Though he was a smoker, the Disney Co. has always been famously anti-smoking. There is actually a...
  • Chief Keef
    Chief Keef still has warrant out for his arrest on drug charge
    Chief Keef, whose real name is Keith Cozart, had a warrant out for his arrest for the past week. The warrant was issued because the Chicago rap music artist missed a court hearing and has still not shown up. Officials, according to ABC News on...
  • Duo pose for Facebook "selfie" with dead friend
    Duo pose for a Facebook 'selfie' with dead friend after he dies from an overdose
    So what does a couple do after a friend dies of a drug overdose? If you said call the authorities, you would be wrong. On Friday, The New York Daily News reported that Missouri police charged Chelsie Berry, 24, and Jerred Prier, 28, with...
  • Brandi Brandt: Playboy model gets 6 years in jail on drug smuggling charge
    Brandi Brandt: Playboy model gets 6 years in jail on drug smuggling charge
    Brandi Brandt, 45, the former Playboy centerfold who was married to Mötley Crüe bassist Nikki Sixx from 1989 through 1996, was sentenced on Aug. 29 to spend the next six years behind bars for her involvement in a cocaine trafficking syndicate that...
  • Kansas man parks at wrong house, now facing long sentence in prison
    Kansas man parks at wrong house, now facing long sentence in prison
    Yesterday, Rashawn Long, 33, of Kansas City, was found guilty in federal court on one count of possessing Buphedrone (also known as bath salts, a controlled substance similar to methamphetamine) with the intent to distribute and one count of being...
  • Woman busted at airport with 4 pounds of cocaine in her breast implants
    Woman busted at airport with 4 pounds of cocaine in her breast implants
    Bringing a whole new meaning to a major drug bust, drug agents became suspicious of a woman who began acting nervously during a routine screening at the international airport in Madrid, Spain, late last week. The 43-year-old woman from Venezuela...