Walmart Tightens Its Opioid Prescription PoliciesWalmart is making its opioid policy more strict, limiting the duration of such prescriptions and requiring that they be filled electronically.
Brown Says Agreement Has Been Reached On California Guard DeploymentCalifornia's National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers.
California Lawmakers Advance Measures To Curb Opioid CrisisCalifornia lawmakers have advanced 10 opioid-related bills in an effort to curb drug addiction in the state.
Cousins Accused Of Running Meth Business In Santa RosaNarcotics detectives were investigating the family-controlled methamphetamine distribution network since January, police said.
Deputies Bust Massive Mendocino County Hash Oil Production Facility Two men have been arrested after deputies busted a massive hash oil production facility built throughout a Mendocino County home and seized more than 48 pounds of the illegal substance with a street value of more than $768,000.
Novato Man On Probation Arrested After Boasting About Drugs On FacebookA Novato man was arrested for drug offenses after he allegedly bragged on Facebook about his behavior, according to the Marin County Probation Department.
Trump Calls For Death Penalty To 'Get Tough' On Drug PushersUnveiling a long-awaited plan to combat the national scourge of opioid drug addiction, President Donald Trump called Monday for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including embracing a tactic employed by some of the global strongmen he admires: the death penalty.
Impaired Driver Mistakes Jail Booth For Drive-Thru, Orders BreakfastA Long Island woman's quest for breakfast ended up in a jail cell after police say she drove up to a jail security booth and mistook it for a fast food drive-thru window.
Richmond Police Seize Guns, Cash, Drugs Totaling Over $9,000Police in Richmond seized two guns, $38,000 in cash and over $9,000 worth of drugs after an investigation, the department reported Sunday.
ER Visits For Opioid Overdose Up 30%, CDC Study FindsThe report found that emergency department visits due to suspected opioid overdoses continued to climb -- about 30% -- from July 2016 to September 2017 across the country.
Overdoses, Several Arrests Linked To Gummy Bears Laced With DrugsAt least four high school students have been treated recently for possible drug overdoses after eating gummy bears which were allegedly laced with narcotics.
Two Arrested On Firearm, Drug Charges In Santa Cruz CountyTwo previously convicted felons were arrested Saturday night in Santa Cruz County after being found in an RV with firearms and methamphetamine, according to sheriff's deputies.