After 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.
Southern Illinois authorities have charged two women with cooking methamphetamine in a rural Hillsboro church.
Former Valley Park Mayor Nathan Grellner is due in court this morning to plead guilty to stealing his estranged wife’s identity to obtain a credit card.
Officers saw smoke coming from the apartment and smelled what seemed to be the ingredients to make meth.
After more than a decade on top, Missouri has lost its claim as the meth capital of the U.S.A.
A suspect in the slaying of a Cape Girardeau tattoo artist whose body was found in a Bonne Terre septic tank has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges in a separate case.
A police checkpoint aimed at drunken drivers on St. Patrick’s Day instead snared 10 people suspected of possessing methamphetamine.
Franklin County is one of the top meth-producing counties in the top meth-producing state in the nation, but that appears to be changing.
A Washington, Missouri man accused of cooking meth in a home that was being used as a child daycare center is expected to be sentenced today.
70 communities across Missouri have pseudoepehdrine laws and Franklin County Sheriff’s Detective Sgt. Jason Grellner says meth production has dropped significantly in those areas.