Narcotics

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LA County Supervisor Calls For Ban On Music Festivals After Overdose Deaths

Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of narcotics at youth-oriented events.

08/03/2015

Police and CHP pursued a narcotics suspect on the 101 Freeway Sunday evening. (credit: CBS)

Possible Narcotics Suspect Leads High-Speed Chase On 101 Freeway

Police are chasing a suspect, possibly for narcotics, on the southbound 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley.

05/17/2015

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LA Doctor Convicted Of Unlawfully Prescribing Narcotics

A 56-year-old physician has been convicted of prescribing narcotics to patients who had no medical need for them, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Friday.

05/15/2015

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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

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4 Arrested At Pomona Motel In Possession Of Methamphetamine

Four Pomona residents were in custody Saturday after being found in possession of methamphetamine in a hotel room.

CBS Los Angeles–11/08/2014

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Former Assistant Bank Manager Gets 9 Years For Robbing Her Own Branch

More than $557,000 was taken during the robbery — only about $8,200 has been recovered.

08/06/2014

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Temecula Man Arrested On Narcotics Charges

Authorities in Temecula say a 32-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and other charges.

03/08/2014

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Long Beach Woman Arrested For Selling Illegal Drugs From Unlicensed Daycare

A Long Beach woman was arrested for selling illegal drugs from her unlicensed daycare.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/05/2014

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Encino Doctor Indicted On Charges He Unlawfully Prescribed Narcotics

An Encino doctor has been charged with prescribing and selling narcotic drugs without a legitimate reason, according to a grand jury indictment unsealed Friday.

11/15/2013

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Simi Valley Man, 30, Accused Of Selling Heroin

A 30-year-old Simi Valley man is accused of selling heroin, according to authorities.

10/05/2013

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Ventura County Officials Want To Crackdown On Sale Of Narcotics On Craigslist

Ventura County officials Wednesday discussed recent criminal cases involving the sale of narcotics through the popular advertisement website, Craigslist.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Man, 34, Arrested After Police Recover $1.3M In Marijuana, Cocaine

A 34-year-old man was arrested when police discovered marijuana and cocaine worth more than $1.3 million during a search of two homes in Huntington Beach and Fountain Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2013

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Drugs With Street Value Of About $8K Allegedly Found Inside Palmdale Home

Investigators say they have found thousands of dollars’ worth of narcotics inside a Palmdale home.

01/11/2013

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2 LAPD Officers Under Investigation In Forced Sex Scheme

Two veteran LAPD officers are under investigation for allegations they forced women, including informants, to have sex with them.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/04/2013

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Postal Carrier Accused Of Buying Drugs While On-Duty

A United States postal worker was arrested Friday for allegedly conducting a narcotics transaction while on duty, authorities said.

08/18/2012

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