Biden Seeks Minimal Jail For Crack Cocaine Offenders

The Biden administration is reportedly set to endorse legislation on Tuesday that aims to eliminate the sentencing disparity between crack and powder cocaine offenses. Regina LaBelle, the acting director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, is reportedly planning to announce the administration’s support of a bill that would remove the sentencing […]

Border Agent Seize $4 Million Of Meth Smuggled In Pickle Shipment

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $4 million in suspected methamphetamine that was hidden inside a vehicle carrying “funky pickles.” While inspecting a tractor-trailer at the at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge cargo facility in Texas on April 17, authorities discovered 114 packages holding $4,343,000 worth of methamphetamine hidden inside a shipment of […]

US Sues Walmart For Fueling Opioid Crisis

The Justice Department on Tuesday sued the retail giant Walmart, accusing it of fueling the country’s opioid crisis by inadequately screening thousands of dubious prescriptions and ignoring repeated warnings from its own pharmacists. Walmart “knowingly violated well established rules requiring it to scrutinize controlled-substance prescriptions to ensure that they were valid” and required “pharmacists to […]

Mohave County Sheriff's Office

Police Dog Finds $4 Million Worth Of Meth During Routine Traffic Stop

Four people in Arizona were busted with nearly $4 million worth of meth during a routine traffic stop. According to officials, detectives with the Mohave Area General Narcotics Enforcement (MAGNET) task force pulled over a vehicle on Interstate 40 in Kingman. A police dog sniffed around the vehicle and alerted law enforcement officers to the […]