Crime

20 Thousand Pounds of Marijuana Seized at Arizona Border

20 Thousand Pounds of Marijuana Seized at Arizona Border

US Border Protection officials in Arizona seized over 20,000 pounds of marijuana at the Mariposa port of entry on the outskirts of Nogales.  The seizure is being called the...
Liberia Destroys Over 650 Pounds of Marijuana by Burning It

Liberia Destroys Over 650 Pounds of Marijuana by Burning It

Liberia’s Drug Enforcement Agency burned over 650 pounds of marijuana that was seized as part of a nationwide crackdown on drug traffickers.  According to officials, the marijuana was smuggled...
Kansas City Chiefs Wide Receiver Dwayne Bowe Arrested for Marijuana Possession

Kansas City Chiefs Wide Receiver Dwayne Bowe Arrested for Marijuana Possession

Kansas City Chief’s wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was arrested on Sunday for speeding and possession of marijuana.  According to officers, Bowe was pulled over for going 48 MPH in...
South Carolina Police Chief Threatens to Go After Marijuana Advocates

South Carolina Police Chief Threatens to Go After Marijuana Advocates

Columbia, South Carolina’s interim Police Chief is in hot water after a facebook comment conversation went too far, ending with the chief threatening to go after marijuana advocates. The...
Google Earth Used to Uncover Illegal Marijuana Grow

Google Earth Used to Uncover Illegal Marijuana Grow

US police are now using Google Earth as a resource to uncover illegal marijuana grows throughout the country.  Most recently, Oregon authorities discovered what appeared to be an illegal...
Doctor Convicted For Providing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations in Colorado

Doctor Convicted For Providing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations in Colorado

Colorado Dr. Joseph Montante has been convicted of improperly recommending medical marijuana after being visited by an undercover police officer. In a tape recording obtained by CBS4 from the...
Colorado Man Tunnels Into Medical Marijuana Collective

Colorado Man Tunnels Into Medical Marijuana Collective

Craig Stevens, of Colorado Springs, Co., was arrested on Friday after tunneling through a wall to break into a medical marijuana dispensary. Police responded to reports of a burglary...
Man Crushed to Death by Marijuana

Man Crushed to Death by Marijuana

A Brazilian marijuana smuggler died after being crushed by his marijuana stash during a car crash. Federal police began to chase the man after he didn’t stop at a...
Louisiana Man Given 20 Years in Prison For Possession of Half Ounce of Marijuana

Louisiana Man Given 20 Years in Prison For Possession of Half Ounce of Marijuana

A 27-year old Louisiana man, Corey Ladd, has received a 20 year maximum sentence after he was found to be in possession of 15 grams of marijuana.  Ladd did...
California Wildfire Not Caused by Marijuana Growers

California Wildfire Not Caused by Marijuana Growers

Officials have determined that California’s fourth largest wild fire at Yosemite National Park was not caused by someone smoking marijuana or growing it illegally, as a local fire chief...