A 2011 California law that sends lower-level felons to county lock-ups to serve their time instead of state prison has caused a spike in narcotics smuggling in county jails, sheriff’s officials say.
The 41-year-old lead singer of the Grammy-winning band says in a rambling 15-minute-long video posted on his Facebook page on Wednesday that he’s living in a hotel. He says he had been living in his truck and had no money for gas or food.
A local woman who was allegedly found passed out in a Rancho Cordova motel room two weeks ago and had illegal drugs and painkillers nearby, was in court Tuesday.
Police have taken a man into custody who was barricaded inside of a Rocklin home for hours on Tuesday morning.
Two California counties have filed a lawsuit accusing five drug companies of waging a campaign of deception to boost the sales of painkillers behind the nation’s prescription drug addiction problem.
People familiar with the negotiations tell The Associated Press that baseball players and management hope to reach a new drug agreement this week that would increase initial penalties for muscle-building steroids and decrease suspensions for […]
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Two young men and a young woman have been arrested after a shooting that left a man in critical condition.
Multiple law-enforcement agencies descended on a West Sacramento neighborhood Tuesday for a gang sweep and drug bust.
Authorities say they have taken down a large drug-trafficking operation in the Central Valley, arresting 11 people and seizing drugs and weapons.
A 53-year-old California man has pleaded no contest to two marijuana-related charges in San Joaquin County, freeing him to be deported to Mexico to face allegations that he participated in the slayings of eight municipal government officials 13 years ago.
In a well-kept neighborhood, filled with holiday cheer, police say Philip and Murissa Ching were dealing drugs right out of their home.