17-Month-Old The Latest Victim of Area's Opioid Epidemic"I would have to say that, if Narcan had to be used several times on a 17-month-old child, in my opinion, that child was in grave danger," Lakin says.
Missouri Meth Lab Busts Drop Drastically, But There's a Dark SideLab incidents way down, but imports and other drugs pick up the slack.
Missouri Woman Charged with Killing Son Found in FieldKimberly Lightwine is charged with second-degree murder in the death of her son, 19-year-old Austin Anderson.
Man Sentenced For Role in Multi-State Meth Trafficking RingA Kansas man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison without parole for participating in a four-state methamphetamine trafficking operation.
St. Louis Standoff Ends; NoInjuries, But Meth Lab FoundAn investigation continues after an hours-long involving two hostages came to an end at a home in St. Louis.
Vacant Missouri Cabin Explodes; No Injuries ReportedSheriff Gary Toelke says no one was injured during the blast about 7 p.m. Sunday near Catawissa.
Missouri Sheriff Pulls Plug on Online Meth-Testing OfferA southwestern Missouri sheriff's department is halting its online request for people to bring in their methamphetamine for possible contamination testing, saying the joke sting operation didn't yield any arrests.
Toddler Killed in Meth Lab Trailer, Parents ChargedThe 2-year old had been left unattended for 38 hours in a room with a space heater that did not have a thermostat to kick it off.
Missouri Mother Sentenced to 17 Years in Toddler's DeathKertz told police she had taken Vicodin, morphine and Xanax pills and used methamphetamine in the hours before she nursed her son and had given him an herbal supplement to help him sleep.
Illinois Retailers Say Buying Sudafed is Too RigorousThe new argument is that Mexico is a bigger supply of meth than, say, a local chemistry teacher gone bad.
Drug Courier Fled From Police at 111MPH Sentenced to 47 MonthsGrissom says Torres was paid $6,000 to drive the drugs from Riverside, California, to the Kansas City area.
Franklin County No Longer "Meth Capital Of The World"Ten meth lab busts in 2015, down from 160 a decade ago.