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Man Dies While Being Taken Into Custody By Police In Culver City

Authorities Saturday are investigating the circumstances of the death of a suspect who died while in custody.

01/12/2013

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70-Year-Old Woman, Son Arrested In Lancaster Drug Bust

70-year-old woman and her son, along with an underage girl, were arrested Wednesday in a drug bust at the older woman’s Lancaster home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2012

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40 Arrested In Major North Hollywood Drug Bust

Approximately 40 people were arrested Wednesday in a major San Fernando Valley drug bust.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2012

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Long Beach Man Accused Of Smuggling Meth Candy Bars

A Long Beach man is facing federal charges for allegedly trying to smuggle more than four pounds of methamphetamine out of the United States packaged to look like a well-known candy bar.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2012

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Report Of Elder Abuse Leads To Lancaster Meth Lab, Firearms Cache

A Lancaster man accused of elder abuse faced drug possession and weapons charges on Wednesday after deputies made a return visit to his residence.

06/27/2012

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22 Pounds Of Meth — Worth About $445K — Seized In OC Minivan

U.S. Border Patrol agents say they’ve seized more than 22 pounds of methamphetamine a man was smuggling in the body of a minivan in Orange County.

06/01/2012

Simone Farrow

Famous Swimsuit Model, Former Penthouse Pet Accused Of Running Global Drug Ring

An Australian swimsuit model and former Penthouse Pet is now getting public attention for all the wrong reasons. Simmone Farrow has been accused of trafficking meth across the world and using her posh West Hollywood apartment as her base to distribute.

03/19/2012

Umar Khan (courtesy Glendale Police Department)

‘Sexually Frustrated’ Meth-Smoking Glendale Man Caught Driving Naked From Waist Down

A Glendale computer technician was caught allegedly driving around naked from the waist down while smoking methamphetamine.

CBS Los Angeles–01/31/2012

14 Busted In Whittier-Based Methamphetamine Ring

A probe into a Whittier-area methamphetamine distribution ring led to the arrests Thursday of more than a dozen alleged cartel members or associates.

12/08/2011

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LA City Council Bans Sale Of Bath Salts Over Drug-Like Effects

The synthetic stimulants are intended to mimic the effects of illegal drugs like cocaine and meth, but are widely available and virtually unregulated online and even in some stores around the city.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/12/2011

3,000 Pounds Of Chemicals Used To Make Illegal Drugs Seized At LAX

Inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized a shipment of more than 3,000 pounds of chemicals that can be used to make methamphetamine and ecstasy, authorities said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/06/2011

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Man Pleads Not Guilty For Trying To Smuggle Meth In Potato Chip Bags At LAX

A Compton man pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges, after trying to smuggle methamphetamine inside potato chips bags at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2011

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Deputies Seize Meth, Marijuana During Hemet Traffic Stop

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of possession for the sale of methamphetamine and marijuana following a traffic stop in Hemet.

10/02/2011

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Man Injured In Possible Meth Lab Explosion In Torrance

A man was injured Thursday in an explosion at a mobile home park in Torrance that involved a possible methamphetamine lab, police said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/22/2011

Steve Kinzey (credit: California Dept. Of Motor Vehicles)

Professor Accused Of Dealing Meth Pleads Not Guilty

The college professor accused of leading a drug-dealing motorcycle gang plead not guilty Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2011

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