Mom, Son Charged In Teen’s Drug-Related Death In AlamedaA California woman and her son are facing criminal charges in connection with the death of a teenager who mixed prescription drugs and alcohol during a party at their Alameda house.
5 San Diego Students Sickened by Marijuana BrowniesFive students at a San Diego high school have been treated after they got sick from eating marijuana brownies.
Major Drug Tunnel Found On US-Mexico Border In CaliforniaMexican authorities say about 10 tons of marijuana have been discovered inside a tunnel built to smuggle drugs from Tijuana to San Diego.
Lamar Odom Taken From Las Vegas Hospital To Los AngelesLamar Odom left a Las Vegas hospital and is now in the Los Angeles area to continue his recovery a week after he was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel, a family representative said Tuesday.
Bill Cosby Admits To Getting Drugs To Give Women For SexBill Cosby admitted in 2005 that he got quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and that he gave the sedative to at least one woman and "other people," according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.
Illicit Drugs ‘Rampant’ In California State PrisonsCalifornia inmates are dying of drug overdoses at nearly triple the national rate
Folsom Prostitute Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter, Drug Charges In Google Exec's DeathA California prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht pleaded guilty Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter and administering drugs.
Baggage Handlers At Oakland International Airport Charged With Drug SmugglingFederal authorities say three baggage handlers at Oakland International Airport are among 14 people charged as part of an alleged marijuana smuggling ring.
Calif. Assembly Committee Rejects Roadside Drug Testing BillAn Assembly committee has rejected a bill making California one of more than a dozen states that allow police to conduct roadside testing for marijuana and other drugs.
Marijuana Legalization Backers Gathering In SF To Discuss StrategyMarijuana legalization proponents are gathering in San Francisco this weekend to hear about an unfolding campaign to have California join the four other states where it is now legal for adults to buy and use the drug recreationally.
County Jail Populations Declining After Voter-Approved MeasureInmate populations are falling in once-overcrowded California county jails since voters decided in November that certain drug and property crimes should be treated as misdemeanors instead of felonies.
Magnets Used To Plant Drugs Under Unsuspecting Cars Traveling From MexicoOne motorist spotted the containers while pumping gas after crossing into Southern California on Jan. 12 and thought it might be a bomb. His call to police prompted an emergency response at the Chevron station, and then a shocker: 13.2 pounds of heroin were pulled from under the vehicle, according to a U.S. law enforcement official. San Diego police said the drugs were packed inside six magnetized cylinders.