Drugs

Nelly hits the red carpet before the Grammys (credit: Jennifer McBride/CBS)

Reality Star, Rapper Nelly Arrested On Drug Charges

When troopers searched the bus, they found five rocks that tested positive for meth, as well as a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

04/11/2015

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Police: 26 Detained In Raids On Pasadena Drug Labs

Two legitimate businesses in Pasadena were fronts for a hash-oil drug factory, according to police.

04/06/2015

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Judge: CeeLo Green In Compliance With Probation In Drug Case

The Grammy Award-winning singer has been working with homeless veterans in Los Angeles’ Skid Row neighborhood and with a music foundation, according to a probation report filed in the singer’s case Monday.

03/02/2015

Dorothy Zamora is accused of being a major meth dealer out of her Granada Hills home. (credit: Simi Valley Police Dept.)

54-Year-Old Granada Hills Woman Accused Of Being Major Meth Dealer

Dorothy Zamora was also booked on a variety of weapons charges.

02/27/2015

Mirjana Puhar attends the premiere party for "America's Next Top Model" cycle 21 in August 2014. (credit: Rachel Murray/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘America’s Next Top Model’ Contestant Among Dead In Drug-Related Triple Homicide

The victims’ bodies were found in a Charlotte, North Carolina, home on Tuesday.

02/25/2015

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3 Children Taken Into Protective Custody After Being Found In Home Of Deplorable Conditions

Officials said they found mouse and rat droppings everywhere including on clean dishes, inside the refrigerator and inside kitchen drawers and cabinets.

01/31/2015

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Local Doctor, 82, Accused Of Taking Part In Prescription-Drug Ring

A local doctor in his 80s, along with five other people, have been indicted for allegedly taking part in a widespread prescription drug ring.

12/22/2014

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Deadly Garden Grove Accident Blamed On Driver Being Under Influence Of Drugs

A deadly accident Saturday afternoon is being blamed on the driver being under the influence on drugs.

12/20/2014

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AP: More Narcotics Are Coming Into California Jails

A 2011 California law that sends lower-level felons to county lock-ups to serve their time instead of state prison has caused a spike in narcotics smuggling in county jails, sheriff’s officials say.

11/29/2014

About 75 people turned out Saturday to protest a mass murder of 43 college students in Mexico. (credit: CBS)

Mass Murder Of 43 College Students In Mexico Sparks Downtown LA Protest

Los Angeles teacher Ron Gochez organized the rally.

11/08/2014

Prescription pill bottles

Congress Decides To Investigate Soaring Prices Of Some Generic Drugs

“Where a bottle of 500 pills may have been $40 last year, that bottle is now $1,000,” says Pharmacist Ellis Merz.

10/03/2014

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LA City Attorney Targeting Unlicensed Sellers Of Pharmaceuticals

City Attorney Mike Feuer announced plans Thursday to pursue misdemeanor charges against people selling pharmaceuticals without licenses at swap meets and other places around the city.

10/02/2014

Authorities say Kent Easter was taken into custody Thursday. (credit: CBS)

Drug-Planting Irvine Dad Surrenders To Authorities

An Irvine attorney who helped plant drugs in a school volunteer’s car because of a perceived insult to his son surrendered to authorities Thursday.

09/11/2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the San Ysidro port of entry intercepted more than $383,561 in unreported U.S. currency on Dec. 8. (courtesy USDHS)

Dutch Man Pleads Guilty In LA To Running Drug Hub

A U.S. attorney’s statement says 45-year-old Marc Peter Willems entered the plea to federal drug trafficking and money laundering charges in L.A. Wednesday.

09/03/2014

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El Monte Boys And Girls Club Closed Due To Alleged Mexican Mafia Drug Activity

The Board of Directors voted to close a Boys and Girls Club in El Monte after a DEA indictment claims the club was a center where potential Mexican Mafia gang members openly held meetings and sold drugs.

09/01/2014

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