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Missouri No Longer U.S. Meth Capital

After more than a decade on top, Missouri has lost its claim as the meth capital of the U.S.A.

03/19/2014

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Missouri DWI Checkpoint Yields 10 Meth Arrests

A police checkpoint aimed at drunken drivers on St. Patrick’s Day instead snared 10 people suspected of possessing methamphetamine.

03/19/2014

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Drug Raid Finds Nearly 100 Meth Labs on Property

A weekend drug raid in southern Missouri led to the discovery of 95 portable meth labs on a single property—possibly the largest ever in Missouri.

03/03/2014

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Mexican Made Meth Invades the Area

In Missouri, a new kind of meth is coming in and it’s no longer homegrown.

02/19/2014

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New Mexico Drug Indictment Touches St. Louis

Large amounts of cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana were allegedly shipped to St. Louis & elsewhere.

02/07/2014

Pratt County Sheriff Vernon Chinn checks out some old bottles while looking for left over meth items while he patrols the rural areas near Pratt, Kansas. (Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Franklin County Reporting Decrease in Meth Lab Busts

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.

12/31/2013

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Detective: Lax Laws Bringing Meth to St. Louis

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.

10/09/2013

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Meth Labs Take A Toll on Mercy Hospital

Some hospitalized patients remain there up to six months with hospital costs sometimes exceeding one million dollars, often with no insurance.

10/07/2013

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Drug-Dealing Mo. Sheriff Faces Arson, Burglary Charges

Tommy Adams was sheriff of Carter County when the crimes allegedly occurred. He is accused of breaking into two homes. The arson charges allege that he set fire to his own home and two others

07/23/2013

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St. Louis Man Arrested After Raid of Suspected Meth Lab

A St. Louis man was arrested by Vermont State Police after a raid of a suspected methamphetamine lab and is being charged of conspiracy to manufacture the drug.

06/28/2013

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