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  • Newspaper report: Meth seizures soar at US-Mexico border in fiscal year 2014

    Seizures of methamphetamine soared at the US-Mexico border during fiscal year 2014, accelerating a trend that began several years ago as new laws that limited access to the drug's chemical ingredients made it harder to manufacture it in the U.S. Meth...
  • Instagram evidence helps Miami police make criminal cases

    MIAMI A Miami felon nicknamed "Crazy Goat" got cuffed on a weapons rap after posting photos of himself loading guns. Months later, online snapshots helped police pin charges against three teenagers on allegations of drug-fueled group sex with underage...
  • Florida trooper, two others plead guilty in Biogenesis-related drug probe

    A college student, a security guard and a Florida Highway Patrol trooper arrested as a minor subplot in the federal Biogenesis steroid investigation have avoided trials by agreeing to minimal jail time. The final defendant, Giovanny Brenes, 35, late last...
  • Woman's drugs found during jail strip search, records show

    Woman's drugs found during jail strip search, records show
    A woman who was being booked into the Orange County Jail on a gun charge days before Christmas is now accused of heroin trafficking, after a bag of drugs was found hidden in her "vaginal area," an arrest affidavit states. According to the affidavit,...
  • States find you can't take legal marijuana money to the bank

    WASHINGTON The nation's rapidly expanding legal marijuana industry, which operates in 23 states and the District of Columbia, enters a new year facing a multibillion-dollar question: What to do with all the millions in cash it collects each week?...
  • Suspect in Slate Belt home invasion convicted of all charges

    Suspect in Slate Belt home invasion convicted of all charges
    April 29 started for Steven L. Tomino like every other day: The Wilson man said he woke up needing heroin, and went to his drug dealer to score his fix. His dealer knew a guy who needed a ride up north. I'll throw in a couple of extra bags of drugs for...
  • Man accused of killing woman, fearing she was cooperating in drug probe

    Man accused of killing woman, fearing she was cooperating in drug probe
    A convicted drug dealer faces new charges that he fatally shot a woman on the West Side nearly three years ago, fearing she was cooperating with law enforcement against him in a narcotics case that ultimately landed him in prison, authorities said....
  • Couple arrested on synthetic pot sale, tax fraud charges

    Couple arrested on synthetic pot sale, tax fraud charges
    Federal agents arrested a couple at their South Florida holiday home Tuesday on allegations they illegally sold synthetic marijuana at their Wisconsin store, skimmed the profits and ripped off the IRS. John Morrison, 70, and Anna Novak, 57, were arrested...
  • Man held in police chase that ended in crash in Riviera Beach

    Man held in police chase that ended in crash in Riviera Beach
    An SUV driver fled police at more than 70 mph down residential streets before crashing Monday, according to a Riviera Beach Police arrest report. The driver lost control of the SUV between the 2700 and 2800 block of Avenue R, sending the SUV onto two...
  • Medical marijuana applicants come with baggage

    Medical marijuana applicants come with baggage
    As Illinois prepares to authorize its first medical marijuana businesses, applicants seeking the potentially lucrative licenses include people with political connections and blemished backgrounds. A lobbyist for one applicant is the former chief of...
  • Fort Lauderdale gives Beach Place a reprieve

    Fort Lauderdale gives Beach Place a reprieve
    Commissioners aren't happy that Beach Place officials didn't provide a security plan by the Dec. 4 deadline, but they held off from stripping the outdoor mall of its late-night alcohol privileges. The city declared the beachfront complex a nuisance...