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  • Lax Florida laws, 'pill mills' take toll on Central Florida law enforcement

    Lax Florida laws, 'pill mills' take toll on Central Florida law enforcement
    Felicia Kitler could have been any suburban mom running errands as she drove into the crowded east Orange County shopping center in her minivan on a recent afternoon. But she wasn't there to shop — she was there to sell her cancer-stricken mother's...
  • RX for Danger: Rise in prescription-drug abuse alarms law enforcement

    RX for Danger: Rise in prescription-drug abuse alarms law enforcement
    They've died in cars, in their beds, on a hotel-room toilet and on a Greyhound bus. They're high-school students, new mothers, expectant fathers and grandparents. They all took prescription drugs. And they all ended up in the Orange County morgue....
  • Pharmacists foil alleged drug scam

    Pharmacists foil alleged drug scam
    A woman who allegedly used forged prescriptions to illegally obtain large amounts of opiate pain medication was arrested on Friday morning after quick-thinking employees of a La Caņada Flintridge pharmacy unraveled the apparent scam. Pharmacist Sonal...
  • Pharmacy robbed in Fort Chiswell

    Pharmacy robbed in Fort Chiswell
    Investigators in Wythe County are looking for two people who broke into a drug store. The lock on the front door at Fort Chiswell Pharmacy was drilled out and the phone lines cut, just before 3:00 am, Wednesday, according to deputies. Two large...
  • Government Sets Up Email For Kentwood Pharmacy Concerns

    Government Sets Up Email For Kentwood Pharmacy Concerns
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration set up an email address for customers to submit complaints, concerns, or provide information regarding their dealings with Kentwood Pharmacy. The email address is:  KentwoodPharmacy.complaints@OCI.FDA.GOV    ***...
  • '70s Heartthrob David Cassidy Pleads No Contest To DUI

    '70s Heartthrob David Cassidy Pleads No Contest To DUI
    MIAMI -- Former teen idol David Cassidy was ordered to serve a year of probation and had his license suspended for six months after pleading no contest Wednesday to a DUI charge in Florida. Among the other terms of the plea, the former star of the TV...
  • Man Arrested for Attempting To Steal Prescription Drugs at Safeway Pharmacy

    Man Arrested for Attempting To Steal Prescription Drugs at Safeway Pharmacy
    El Dorado County Sheriff arrested a man Sunday afternoon for attempting to steal prescription drugs from a Safeway pharmacy. Officials say Andrew Schultz, 22, went into the Safeway pharmacy on Francisco Drive and told the clerk he had a prescription to...
  • Violent crimes follow prescription-drug abuse

    Violent crimes follow prescription-drug abuse
    On a weekday afternoon earlier this month, federal agents say, two Central Florida men burst into the pharmacy area of a Tampa CVS, pistol-whipped the store manager and stole a "substantial" amount of prescription drugs. As they fled from police, the men...
  • Prescription-drug overdoses killed nearly 1,270 Floridians in first half of 2010

    Prescription-drug overdoses killed nearly 1,270 Floridians in first half of 2010
    Prescription-drug overdoses killed nearly 1,270 people in Florida during the first half of this year, according to a statewide report released Thursday. State medical examiners continue to find prescription drugs more often in the bodies of the dead than...
  • Moratorium imposed on new pain clinics in Orange County

    Moratorium imposed on new pain clinics in Orange County
    Commissioners imposed a moratorium Tuesday on new pain-management clinics in unincorporated Orange County in a move aimed at battling the area's prescription drug-abuse problem and stopping the death toll from overdoses. Officials say many pain clinics...
  • Rx For Danger: Detectives investigate doctors in prescription-abuse fight

    Rx For Danger: Detectives investigate doctors in prescription-abuse fight
    In the fall of 2008, drug agents with the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation received a string of tips about Winter Park doctor Michael Moyer: One was from a Costco pharmacist who said an employee followed one of Moyer's patients out of the store after...