Senator Urges Action After Explosive '60 Minutes' Opioid Report Sen. Joe Manchin, D-West Virginia, is calling for action to combat the U.S. opioid epidemic in response to a joint investigation by "60 Minutes" and The Washington Post that said Congress helped disarm the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
Homeland Security, DEA Agents Conduct Probe In Redwood CityWhipple Avenue reopened Friday evening in Redwood City following a lengthy investigation by the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
Owner Of Illegal Millbrae Drug Lab Pleads Guilty To Federal ChargesAn Illinois man has pleaded guilty to running illegal drug labs in Millbrae and Stockton where tons of smokeable synthetic cannabinoids were created and distributed throughout the U.S.
Major International Meth Bust In Santa RosaThe bust of an international drug and money laundering operation headquartered in Australia has led to the discovery of more than 560 pounds of crystal methamphetamine in a Sonoma County storage facility.
Illegal Drugs, Weapons Discovered During Santa Rosa Police Search The search of the Santa Rosa home of a suspected drug dealer has uncovered a cache of illegal drugs, a small arsenal of weapons and thousands of dollars in cash.
Deadly Counterfeit Opioid Pills Fooling Experts, Killing CaliforniansCalifornia leads the nation in opioid-related deaths, but the toll is growing by thousands of more deaths a year due to counterfeit painkillers.
San Jose Cop Caught In 'Gang Of Thrones' Operation ArraignedA San Jose police officer accused of illegally accessing confidential police records and being an accessory after an assault to help a gang investigated in the Police Department's "Gang of Thrones" operation was arraigned Thursday.
San Jose Cop Caught Up In Multi-State Gang Of Thrones SweepOn Wednesday, South Bay authorities released new details about a gang sweep that netted 23 arrests, 69 gambling machines, $200,000 in cash, 600 pounds of marijuana, 4,000 pills of ecstasy, a baby alligator and one disgraced San Jose police officer.
Medical Marijuana Users Fuming Over DEA's Decision To Keep Pot On Dangerous Drug ListMedical marijuana will remain illegal -- at least in the eyes of the federal government.
DEA Called For Assistance In The Investigation Of Prince's DeathSome of his friends have said he took the painkiller Percocet to relieve pain in his hips — the result of years of jumping during performances...
Former DEA Agent Sentenced To 6.5 Years In Prison For Corruption In Silk Road ProbeA former U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent who admitted stealing more than $500,000 in Bitcoin while investigating the Silk Road black market website was sentenced in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday to six and one-half years in prison.
$750,000 In Hash Oil Seized, 5 Arrested In Pittsburg Drug BustPolice 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.
Scary New Drug 'Flakka' Behind Bizarre Crimes Involving Nudity & HallucinationsOne man ran naked through a Florida neighborhood, tried to have sex with a tree and told police he was the mythical god Thor. Another ran nude down a busy city street in broad daylight, convinced a pack of German shepherds was pursuing him.
DEA, Secret Service Agents Charged With Stealing Digital Currency During Silk Road InvestigationTwo former federal agents have been charged with stealing digital currency during their investigation into an online black market that allowed users to buy and sell drugs and other illegal items.
DEA Agents Find 500 Plants In Oakland Marijuana Grow, Man ArrestedU.S. Drug Enforcement Administration officials arrested a man while serving a search warrant at an Oakland marijuana grow Thursday morning, a DEA spokeswoman said.