Feds Allege San Francisco Drug Dealer Sold Fentanyl That Resulted In Fatal OverdoseThe Department of Justice announced charges Wednesday against an alleged San Francisco Tenderloin District drug dealer for selling fentanyl that resulted in two overdoses, with one victim dying from the substance.
Trump Raises Possibility Of Withdrawing Drug Czar NomineePresident Donald Trump on Monday raised the possibility of withdrawing his nomination of Republican Rep. Tom Marino to be the nation's drug czar following reports that the lawmaker played a key role in passing a bill weakening federal authority to stop companies from distributing opioids.
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).
California Drug Take-Back Day Collects 24,000 Pounds Of Unwanted Or Expired MedicationTwelve tons of unwanted or expired medicine was collected in Northern California and the Central Valley on Saturday, a day that was dedicated to proper disposal of prescription drugs, federal drug enforcement officials said Wednesday.
Two Suspects In Custody After Feds Raid San Jose Meth Lab U.S. Department of Homeland Security investigators discovered a meth conversion lab at San Jose home Friday morning.
4 Arrested In Contra Costa County Drug Bust Appear In Federal CourtFour men who were arrested in Contra Costa County on drug charges on Tuesday made an initial appearance before a federal magistrate in Oakland on Wednesday and are due to return to court on Thursday.
Feds, Police Conduct Drug Raids Across Contra Costa; 4 ArrestedFederal and local law enforcement agents conducted drug raids in four Contra Costa County locations Tuesday morning and arrested four people.
'Prescription Drug Take Back Day' At Bay Area Police StationsSan Francisco's Police Department is taking part in Saturday's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in an effort to curtail misuse and environmental waste.