Drug Enforcement Administration Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Mobile Police Department taking back unwanted prescription drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Citronelle Call-News

    ... in home cabinets are highly susceptible to diversion, misuse, and abuse. According to the Drug Enforcement Administration, rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high as well as the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses ...


  2. DEA arrests three men accused of breaking into coast pharmaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    DEA agents moved in and arrested three men on the coast Tuesday accused of breaking into several pharmacies and stealing prescription medications. Agents claim the three suspects, Shundrake McKeel, Justin McKeel, and Lamarvin Haynes, are part of a conspiracy that would steal then sell the stolen narcotics in Mississippi and Louisiana.


  3. Red Ribbon week starts Oct. 23Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Pike Press

    Roxie Oliver, Executive Director of Mental Health Centers of Western Illinois announces the celebration of Red Ribbon Week, Oct. 23-31. The celebration theme this year is 'You Only Live Once'.


  4. Newport News holding drug take-back day event Read Story StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The department is teaming up with the Drug Enforcement Agency in a nationwide initiative to prevent increased pill abuse and theft. On Saturday, Oct. 22, those who would like to can drop off potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted drugs for disposal.


  5. Red Ribbon Week Resources - Warning, Take Only As DirectedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Discovery Educator Network

    A week dedicated to educating youth and encouraging participation in drug prevention activities, the Red Ribbon Campaign is October 23-31, 2016. From resources for discussing difficult topics to a live virtual field trip in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Agency, Discovery Education has modern resources to raise awareness of the impact of drugs and alcohol and to empower students to make positive choices.


  6. Here's how to drop off your prescription drugs in the Inland EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... million unused prescription drugs have been collected across the country, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration. Last year alone, officials collected about 893,500 pounds of unwanted pills. Of that, 64,320 pounds of pills were collected ...


  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Local, state and national law enforcement officials are urging you to get rid of expired or unneeded medications on Saturday, Oct. 22 at locations around Alabama. According to Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange, the goal is to help fight drug abuse and drug-related crimes by removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from homes.


  8. National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SILive.com

    On Saturday, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration will host its semi-annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, providing Islanders with a few spots to safely drop off their unwanted prescription medication. The DEA started National Drug Take-Back Day in 2010, in which spots are set up for people to drop off their unwanted medications on Staten Island and across the country.


  9. Opinion: The great pot hunt: The federal eradication program is a wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Egyptian

    ... found to have gotten more wild, nonpsychoactive "ditchweed" than actual, smokable pot. The Drug Enforcement Administration, which runs the roughly $14 million program, credits it with the seizure of $29.7 million of assets. Yet federal agencies ...


  10. Getting prescription drugs out of the hands of our teens -Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News Democrat

    The Kentucky State Police will be partnering with the Drug Enforcement Agency on Oct. 22, 2016, in a collaborative effort to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from home medicine cabinets. Collection activities will take place from 10 a.m. through 2 p.m. in every KSP Post area across the state.


  11. PH, China forge 13 dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    The Philippines and China have forged 13 landmark agreements, from trade and investments to maritime security, the latest sign of the "full recovery" of the two countries' friendship and bilateral relations. As the ties return to "normal level," the two Asian countries also agreed to strengthen partnership and cooperation on law enforcement against illegal drugs, transportation infrastructure, tourism, fisheries, among others.


  12. Kerwin's guy falls in Cebu; R8 - too hot'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    MEMBERS of Kerwin Espinosa's drug syndicate have allegedly moved their operations from Leyte to Cebu because it was getting too hot in Eastern Visayas. This was revealed by Cebu City Police Office Director Joel Doria after a suspected member of the group and his wife were caught in a buy-bust with P5.9 million worth of shabu last October 19 on Katipunan St. in Labangon, Cebu City.


  13. A Haitian warlord meets his match in Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the most feared men in Haiti, a nation with a rich history of men worthy of fear. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration wants him for narcotics trafficking; the Haitian government for killing police officers. He led an armed rebellion that ousted ...


  14. David Bright: Infamous in Illinois, locked up in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jewish Chronicle

    To the outside world, David Bright appeared to be a stocky, unassuming figure working to help families embroiled in heart-breaking divorces and custody cases. But as he begins a jail sentence this week, the reality is clear: Bright is a career criminal who has spent decades involved in controversies spanning the globe and inveigling himself in Jewish communities.


  15. Drop off unused meds this weekend to prevent misuseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Cincinnati.com

    ... 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. To find out which of your communities is participating, go to the Drug Enforcement Administration's Drug Take Back Day site and type in your location. That's because it's so common for teens, and others, to sneak ...


  16. Sheriff, police to host prescription drug dayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    The Campbell County Sheriff's Office, Gillette Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration has planned a Take Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for residents who want to safely rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. Participants can bring their pills for disposal at the Walgreens parking lot, 2000 S. Douglas Highway.


  17. Police agencies collecting unwanted drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    The Drug Enforcement Administration and police agencies are cooperating on the "National Take Back Day" focused on collecting expired, unwanted or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and over-the-counter medication for destruction. For a list of sites, go to www.dea.gov and click on "Got Drugs?" or call 882-9529.


  18. NYC: Federal Trial Begins for The Bronx 120Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Democracy Now

    Meanwhile, also in New York City, dozens of people rallied outside a Manhattan courthouse Wednesday amid the beginning of the federal trial for "The Bronx 120"-120 young men from the Bronx who were arrested en masse on April 27 in what's being described as the largest police raid in New York City history. The massive operation included at least 700 law enforcement agents, including teams, police helicopters, and federal agents from the Drug Enforcement Agency, the U.S. Marshals and Immigration and Customs Enforcement.


  19. DEA schedules prescription drug take back day for Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Drug Enforcement Administration has scheduled a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day for Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The drop off will happen at St. Luke's Hospital "entrance 3 or yellow lot."


  20. Hancock Drug Take-Back Day set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    ... 102 N. Court St. The local program, sponsored by the sheriff's department and the Drug Enforcement Administration, is part of a national law enforcement effort to reduce the amount of old prescription drugs that can be abused. In September 2014, the ...