Hash Oil

2 ounces of hash oil. (jlcoving/Wikipedia)

Gov. Brown Boosts Penalties For In-Home Hash Oil, Meth Labs

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill increasing the penalties for manufacturing hash oil or methamphetamine in residential California neighborhoods.

08/07/2015

Pittsburg Police said they seized $750,000 in hash oil and marijuana from this home on July 15, 2015. (CBS)

$750,000 In Hash Oil Seized, 5 Arrested In Pittsburg Drug Bust

Police busted perhaps the largest hash or “honey” oil lab found in Contra Costa County at a house in Pittsburg on Wednesday, arrested five people, and seized $30,000 in cash, police said Thursday.

07/16/2015

2 ounces of hash oil. (jlcoving/Wikipedia)

East Bay Assemblywoman Proposes Cap On Buying Butane As Illegal Hash-Lab Explosions Become More Common

Health officials in California are concerned about a large increase in the number of hash-oil explosions stemming from illegal labs.

06/09/2015

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2nd Hash Oil Fire In 4 Days Burns Planter Box, Part Of A Deck In Antioch

A flash fire at a residence in Antioch Monday burned a planter box and part of a deck in Contra Costa County’s second hash oil fire in four days.

11/04/2014

Two people are critically injured and one is unaccounted for after an explosion and fire at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Friday morning. (Contra Costa Fire)

Hash Oil Lab Fires A Growing, Explosive Threat In Contra Costa County

Crews say a fire at an Antioch apartment Monday was started by a butane hash oil lab, making it the second fire in four days involving an explosive chemical inside a Contra Costa County home.

11/04/2014

Two people are critically injured and one is unaccounted for after an explosion and fire at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Friday morning. (Contra Costa Fire)

2 People Critically Injured When Walnut Creek Apartment Explodes, Drug Lab Suspected

Two people are critically injured and one is unaccounted for after an explosion and fire at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Friday morning.

10/31/2014

A task force in Santa Cruz arrested Justin Pullman on charges of producing butane hash oil. (Source: Santa Cruz Police)

Sophisticated Hash Oil Lab, $300K In Marijuana Found Blocks Away From Santa Cruz Hospital

A Santa Cruz County task force arrested a 30-year-old man last Thursday and confiscated more than $300,000 worth of marijuana after finding a sophisticated hash oil lab in Santa Cruz, a task force official said.

10/13/2014

Alexander Lioulios (left) and Lauren Todd are accused of growing marijuana, producing hash oil and trafficking narcotics out of a San Francisco home. (San Francisco Police Department)

San Francisco Pair Accused Of Growing Marijuana, Producing Hash Oil At Home

A man and a woman were arrested Thursday on suspicion of growing marijuana, running a butane hash oil lab and trafficking narcotics out of a home in San Francisco’s Miraloma Park neighborhood.

08/08/2014

Closeup image of a drop of hash oil on the end of a needle. (Ryan Bushby/Wikimedia Commons)

Man Accused Of Setting Home Afire Cooking Marijuana Wax With 2 Yound Kids At Home

A Marin County man was arrested after police say he accidentally set his apartment on fire making drugs while his two young children slept in the next room.

08/04/2014

Investigators on the scene of a San Leandro explosion and fire. (CBS)

Hash Oil Lab May Have Caused San Leandro Homeless Encampment Explosion

Investigators say that an explosion near the railroad tracks in San Leandro Wednesday may have been the result of someone trying to make hash oil, eventually setting off a butane gas fire.

04/30/2014

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