A probe into a Whittier-area methamphetamine distribution ring led to the arrests Thursday of more than a dozen alleged cartel members or associates.
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.
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.
A Compton man pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges, after trying to smuggle methamphetamine inside potato chips bags at Los Angeles International Airport.
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of possession for the sale of methamphetamine and marijuana following a traffic stop in Hemet.
A man was injured Thursday in an explosion at a mobile home park in Torrance that involved a possible methamphetamine lab, police said.
The college professor accused of leading a drug-dealing motorcycle gang plead not guilty Friday.
A Compton man is facing federal charges after trying to smuggle methamphetamine inside potato chips bags at Los Angeles International Airport.
Officials said a 24-year-old mother of three and an alleged gang member were arrested when a search of their East Los Angeles home yielded drugs and guns.
Steve Kinzey, 45, has been on the lam for a week following a raid on a suspected methamphetamine drug ring in San Bernardino.
Authorities have recovered two dozen stolen tombstones during a narcotics raid at a San Bernardino home.
A father and his two sons have been arrested at their Southern California home on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine and cocaine for sale and of growing pot.
Federal agents have arrested two men and seized more than $1 million worth of methamphetamine in a Southern California sting operation.
Officers making a routine traffic stop Thursday arrested a Murrieta man after they allegedly found methamphetamine and a large amount of money in his car, according to authorities.
Police say someone who works for the city of Orange notified Fullerton police that someone was selling a sheriff’s deputy’s badge on Craigslist, which lead to the arrests of two suspects.