11 Tons of Prescription Drugs Removed in Take-Back EffortA drug take-back effort in the St. Louis and southern Illinois areas has removed more than 11 tons of unused prescription drugs.
Fewer Local Meth Labs Doesn't Mean Less Abuse
New Hallucinogenic Drug 'Flakka' May be in St. LouisThe synthetic stimulant is a cousin of bath salt and has led to violent episodes and suicides.
FBI Organizes 'Hybrid Task Force' to Combat St. Louis CriminalsDotson says the credit can go mainly to the FBI for bringing resources together for the city of St. Louis.
DEA Agent, Worker Charged With Running Strip Club on the SlyA supervisory agent and a telecommunications specialist for the Drug Enforcement Administration were arrested Wednesday on charges they were running a strip club in New Jersey on the sly.
Federal Probe into SLMPD - Are St. Louis Officers Working for Drug Dealers?KMOX News has learned that at least four - and as many as 25 - city police officers are under investigation. Sources tell us the the probe is centered on whether officers were hired to provide protection for drug dealers.
Mexican Meth Topping Homemade in U.S.Meth labs busts are down, as imports of the drug are rising
DEA Warns Parents of Pot Legalization Ripple Effect The Drug Enforcement Administration is warning parents to beware of the new attitude toward majiuana this school year. DEA special agent in charge in St. Louis Jim Shroba says the legalization of the drug in Colorado has had a ripple effect on youth culture.
New Mexico Drug Indictment Touches St. LouisLarge amounts of cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana were allegedly shipped to St. Louis & elsewhere.
DEA's Drug Disposal Day Last year, more than 16,000 pounds of unwanted prescriptions were willingly turned in to authorities, locally.
Meth Lab Seizures Down in 2012It was the second straight year of decline, but experts said it could just be a blip and it's too early to tell if there's a trend to explain the drop.
DEA Disagrees with Firm's Meth-Resistant ClaimJames Shroba of the DEA wrote to Westport Pharmaceuticals saying DEA chemists were able to make meth using Zephrex-D.