Ex-DEA Agent: Opioid Crisis Fueled By Drug Industry And CongressWhistleblower Joe Rannazzisi says drug distributors pumped opioids into U.S. communities — knowing that people were dying — and says industry lobbyists and Congress derailed the DEA's efforts to stop it.
FBI, DEA, Local Police Find Over $8M Worth Of Cocaine During IE Backyard Bunker BustThe men arrested, ages 24 and 38, were not identified by police nor was the location of the seizure, so as to not compromise an ongoing investigation, police said.
2 Found Dead In Fontana Home Due To Possible Fentanyl OverdosesKCAL9's Tina Patel reported from the location -- the 14300 block of Arrow Boulevard -- where she said many neighbors never even heard of the powerful drug.
Flight Attendant On Run After Authorities Say They Found Cocaine In Her Luggage At LAXA TSA agent found 70 pounds of cocaine in her carry-on bag in Terminal 4.
Old Prescription Drugs Accepted During Take-Back EventSouthern California residents can get rid of unwanted or outdated prescription drugs by dropping them off at designated collection sites.
Murder Trial Begins For Rowland Heights Doctor Accused In 3 Men's Drug DeathsAttorneys were set to deliver opening statements Monday in the trial of a California doctor charged with murder in the deaths of three young men who overdosed on prescription pain killers.
Dreams Up In Smoke: Aspiring Actress Gets Caught Up In Pot-Smuggling Plot
Former DEA Agent Accused As Posing As FBI Agent, FraudA former federal drug agent accused of conspiring with a La Quinta man who posed as a lawyer and ex-prosecutor to swindle victims out of hundreds of thousands of dollars faces federal fraud charges Friday.
Rolling Hills Estates Man Recalls Threatening Call From Con Artist As FBI Warns Of Extortion ScamPolice are once again warning the public about a phone scam that could have those who answer thinking they've committed a crime.
Only On 2: Local Woman Gets Threatening Call From DEA But It's All A ScamJen Levinson received a "call" from the DEA telling her that she was facing arrest.
Authorities Collecting Old Prescription Drugs At Take-Back Day Police will collect and dispose of unwanted and outdated prescription drugs until 2 p.m. Saturday at locations across the region.
El Monte Boys And Girls Club Closed Due To Alleged Mexican Mafia Drug ActivityThe 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.
La Mirada Doctor, 78, Guilty Of Drug Trafficking, Money LaunderingDr. Andrew Sun, 78, of La Mirada was found guilty of illegally distributing painkillers like Norco, Hydrocodone and Vicodin.
Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Dealing Heroin To OC High School StudentsJuan Vidrio, 26, was taken into custody this week, five months after authorities began an investigation into drug sales in the seaside city they say revealed Vidrio was selling heroin to teenagers.
DEA To Release Man Mistaken For Drug Dealer, Jailed For 2 WeeksAuthorities are releasing a Downey man they admit to accidentally jailing for two weeks when they mistook him for a drug dealer.