Crime

Illegal Marijuana Trafficking Scheme Shut Down in Colorado

Illegal Marijuana Trafficking Scheme Shut Down in Colorado

Colorado officials have won indictments against 32 individuals accused on being involved in a scheme to illegally grow marijuana in Colorado and traffic it to other states. The indictments...
One Direction Members Have to Pay “Marijuana Bond” to the Philippines

One Direction Members Have to Pay “Marijuana Bond” to the Philippines

Two members from the pop band One Direction were required to pay a cash bond to the Philippines in order to enter the country, based on concerns that they...
Police Find Over a Ton of Marijuana in Frozen Avocado Shipment

Police Find Over a Ton of Marijuana in Frozen Avocado Shipment

Suburban Chicago authorities discovered over a ton of marijuana, with an estimated value of over $10 million, hidden in a shipment of frozen avocado pulp. Workers at the facility...
Student Slips Unsuspecting Teacher Pot-Laced Cookie

Student Slips Unsuspecting Teacher Pot-Laced Cookie

A student in Birmingham, Michigan sent an unsuspecting teacher to the hospital after giving him a marijuana-laced cookie. The teacher became ill shortly after eating the cookie and went...
Record Breaking Marijuana Bust at California Border Nets 30,000 Pounds of Illegal Pot

Record Breaking Marijuana Bust at California Border Nets 30,000 Pounds of Illegal Pot

Federal Police in California conducted the second largest illegal marijuana bust at a US border crossing last week, discovering over 15 tons of pot stashed in a truck that...
Justice Department Drops Charges Against 70-Year-Old Medical Marijuana Cancer Patient

Justice Department Drops Charges Against 70-Year-Old Medical Marijuana Cancer Patient

70-year-old Larry Harvey faced federal charges after he was caught growing about 70 marijuana plants for medical purposes in Northeast Washington state.  Harvey was arrested two years ago by...
Security Guard Shot in San Bernardino Medical Marijuana Collective Robbery

Security Guard Shot in San Bernardino Medical Marijuana Collective Robbery

On Monday night a security guard at a San Bernardino medical marijuana dispensary was shot and killed by two suspects who were trying to rob the shop. Witnesses said...
Texas Offers Class Program to Eliminate Low-Level Marijuana Possession Punishments

Texas Offers Class Program to Eliminate Low-Level Marijuana Possession Punishments

If you’re arrested for possession of under 2 ounces of marijuana in Harris County, Texas, you may be able to participate in a class program rather than face jail...
US Coast Guard Seizes $11 Million Worth of Marijuana

US Coast Guard Seizes $11 Million Worth of Marijuana

On Wednesday, the US Coast Guard seized over $11 million worth of marijuana off the coast of Jamaica. 103 bales weighing in at over 4,000 pounds were seized after...
Ohio Arrests Two in $1.1 Million Marijuana Bust

Ohio Arrests Two in $1.1 Million Marijuana Bust

Two people were arrested in Ohio last week for possssion of over $1 million worth of marijuana. Beth Devine and Terrance Hayes were pulled over on the Ohio Turnpike...