Benicia resident Robert Gardner was sentenced to 29 years to life in prison Thursday morning for his role in the torture and murder of a Martinez teenager days before Christmas in 2009.
The land of high tech has also become ground zero for the distribution of heroin and other narcotics to the rest of the nation, the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office said Thursday.
An 8-year-old Napa boy has been placed in protective custody after police found him sleeping alone in an apartment that contained a home methamphetamine lab, Napa police said.
A Benicia man accused of killing an 18-year-old man during a meth high has been found guilty of first-degree murder and torture.
A California woman whose infant son died after ingesting methamphetamine-laced breast milk has been sentenced to six years in prison.
A 38-year-old man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after riding solo in the carpool lane on southbound U.S. Highway 101 in Santa Rosa, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Amid growing anticipation of the Mavericks Surf Contest, the case of a former Maverick’s champion is among those shining a spotlight on an unhealthy element of the local surfing scene: methamphetamine abuse.
Federal drug agents said they have seized an estimated $34 million worth of methamphetamine from a San Jose apartment.
The Fresno County coroner says the woman who fatally shot three family members before killing herself was extremely high on methamphetamine.
Detectives from the narcotics unit of the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at an Oakley home where pounds of methamphetamine worth roughly a quarter-million dollars was found Tuesday night.