Authorities Successful in Franklin County Drug BustThe arrest led to a building where a veritable drug smorgasbord was uncovered, including seven pounds of meth, half-pound of raw heroin, a pound of marijuana, numerous prescription narcotics, and synthetic drugs.
Mexican Meth Topping Homemade in U.S.Meth labs busts are down, as imports of the drug are rising
Franklin County Meth Lab Busts Down, But It's Not All Good NewsAfter busting 163 meth labs a decade ago, Franklin County investigators are on a pace to bust fewer than 20 this year. But, the head of the county's Narcotics Enforcement Unit says that doesn't mean fewer people are using methamphetamine.
Criminal Code Overhaul Could Aid Meth ProducersOne detective is concerned with the bill because it contains flawed wording, and many oversights that appear to decriminalize the purchase of large amounts of pseudoephedrine.
Franklin County Reporting Decrease in Meth Lab BustsFranklin County is one of the top meth-producing counties in the top meth-producing state in the nation, but that appears to be changing.
St. Louis Ethical Society Hosting Debate on Marijuana TonightOn one side will be the executive director of Show-Me Cannabis; on the other is president of the Missouri Narcotics Officers Association.
E-Cigarettes Make Marijuana Smoke Virtually UndetectableSergeant Jason Grellner, Past President of the Narcotics Officers Association says authorities are trying to curb the trend of loading hash and honey oils, extracted from marijuana into electronic cigarettes, and then smoking them in public.
Detective: Lax Laws Bringing Meth to St. Louis70 communities across Missouri have pseudoepehdrine laws and Franklin County Sheriff's Detective Sgt. Jason Grellner says meth production has dropped significantly in those areas.
Methbusters Filming In Franklin CountyFCSD deputies to star in reality TV series.
Hancock & Kelley: Protecting Small Businesses, Sale Of Pseudoephedrine, Lt. Governor Peter Kinder
Charlie Brennan - Friday, June 8thCharlie talks with the Rev. Larry Rice who wants the homeless at the Galleria; with Sgt. Jason Grellner of Franklin County, MO, about a woman cooking meth at a local WalMart; with Bob Edgar of Common Cause and Chuck DeVore of the TX Public Policy about ALEC; and with STL Sculptor Harry Weber about today's Dred and Harriet Scott statue dedication.