Posts Categorized: Drugs

New Drug Program Promises Not to File Criminal Charges

Prescription drugs are getting abused more and more frequently.  A police department in Massachusetts is taking an innovative approach to this increasing drug problem.  The Glouchester Police Department is inviting people to the police station, no questions asked, in an effort to fast track people into treatment to help them kick the habit.  People can turn over their… Read more »

Immunity For Certain Drug Charges

Effective July 1, 2015, people will be given immunity from prosecution for possession of drug paraphernalia and small amounts of drug possession under certain circumstances.  The legislature has amended the drug paraphernalia and drug possession statutes to encourage people to tell police officers and medical personnel if they have a hypodermic needle, syringe or other… Read more »

Marijuana Charge for Mississippi State WR

Mississippi State wide receiver, De’Runnya Wilson, was arrested for marijuana and drug paraphernalia possession.  Wilson was arrested along with three others.  He was in a car stopped for speeding (59 mph in a 45 mph zone).  The four men were reportedly on their way to a birthday party.  All four indicated they would not pass… Read more »

5 things that you need to know about Colorado Marijuana laws

With the legalization of marijuana, Colorado’s laws are obviously more liberal than the rest of the country. However, they don’t allow for the completely unrestricted use of marijuana. Violations of related laws can still lead to serious legal consequences. Before purchasing it or using it, be sure that you understand the following. Where you can… Read more »

Driver Suspected of DUI After Crashing Into Building

On Saturday morning, around 10:00 a.m., a Chevy Tahoe crashed into an office building, injuring four people, one critically.  The driver is suspected of DUI, but at this time there is no conclusive evidence of alcohol or drug use.  The driver was speeding, driving the wrong way on Colorado Boulevard.  The driver made no attempt… Read more »