by / on March 14, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Oregon woman sets herself on fire, crashes car, jumps off bridge – and lives

PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) – An Oregon woman who set herself on fire while driving, crashed her car on an interstate and then jumped off a highway bridge to a park below, survived the ordeal and was being treated at Portland area hospital, police said on Friday. Another driver reported in an emergency call to police that the woman was driving […]

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by / on March 14, 2015 at 10:30 am

Inmate hides drugs in rectum, sells them in jail

Being a jailhouse drug dealer was a pain in the butt for one Rockland inmate, according to authorities. Bryan Lora of New City was selling oxycodone pills to fellow inmates at the Rockland County jail after hiding them in his rectum, authorities said. Correction officers found about 50 pills after searching Lora and his cell around 9 a.m. Monday, authorities […]

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by / on March 13, 2015 at 1:30 pm

Officer accused of providing gun to drug dealers

ST. LOUIS – A former St. Louis police officer is facing charges, accused of providing known drug dealers with a firearm. An indictment filed Wednesday alleges 28-year-old Officer Don McGhee knew and associated with people who distributed crack cocaine and marijuana. Officials say on March 2, 2014, McGhee gave a Mossberg 12 gauge pistol grip shotgun to one of the […]

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by / on March 13, 2015 at 10:15 am

Man calls 911 to report stolen cocaine

It wasn’t the resolution this Ohio man wanted when he called 911 to report his wife for stealing his cocaine. Police responded to the call and discovered he had a marijuana pipe and a warrant related to a previous court case. Robert D. Collins, 39, of Alliance, Ohio was arrested and charged with two misdemeanor counts alleging improper use of […]

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by / on March 11, 2015 at 6:35 pm

Teen Burglars Mistook Remains For Cocaine

A trio of teenage burglars who stole cash, jewelry, electronics, and prescription drugs from a Missouri residence also thought they got away with a stash of cocaine they found in a wooden box, only to later discover that the powder was actually the cremated remains of the homeowner’s father, police report. Upon determining that they were not, in fact, in […]

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by / on March 11, 2015 at 11:44 am

Ohio man calls 911, says wife stole his coke stash

And the dumbest 911 call award goes to … Robert Collins, 39, of Alliance, Ohio, who called the cops to report his wife had ripped off his cocaine stash. He called the emergency line late Wednesday, according to a police report posted on theSmoking Gun website. But when officers arrived, the suddenly smarter man refused to say anything, the document […]

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by / on March 11, 2015 at 9:50 am

Ireland has mistakenly legalised ecstasy and ketamine for one day

A legal loophole means that you cannot be arrested for possession until the new legislation is passed.

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