Prosecutor: Ring Shipped Oxycodone In Stuffed Animals Across CountryProsecutors say more than a dozen people have been arrested in a ring they allege mailed Oxycodone pills concealed in toy teddy bears and rabbits from California to suburban Philadelphia for sale by drug dealers.
Study: Commonly Prescribed Drugs Tied To Nearly 50% Higher Dementia Risk In Older AdultsScientists have long found a possible link between anticholinergic drugs and an increased risk of dementia.
$1 Million Of Cocaine, Marijuana Washes Up On Alabama BeachMore than $1 million worth of cocaine and marijuana washed up on an Alabama beach over the course of two days last week, but police still don't know where it came from.
Pa. Attorney General Suing Drugmaker Over Opioid EpidemicThe attorney general of Pennsylvania says he's filing a lawsuit accusing a pharmaceutical giant of fueling the opioid epidemic.
2 Israeli Citizens Indicted By Pittsburgh Grand Jury In Major Cybercrime BustFederal authorities in Western Pennsylvania have indicted two Israeli citizens in connection with a major cybercrime bust.
Pa., Ohio, W. Va. Among States Involved In Illegal Prescription Opioid CrackdownFederal authorities say they have charged 60 people, including 31 doctors, for their roles in illegal prescribing and distributing of opioids and other dangerous drugs.
Duquesne Police Tase, Arrest Alleged Drug DealerPolice say they have received several complaints about drug dealing outside of a local business recently.
Mom Charged After Boyfriend Accused Of Using Her Teen Daughters To Sell PotA mother in Pennsylvania is facing charges after police arrested her boyfriend for allegedly using her children to sell drugs.
Pittsburgh Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Drug ChargesA member of a Pittsburgh gang has pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges.
Former Moundsville, W. Va., Mayor Going To Federal Prison On Drug ChargeA former mayor in West Virginia has been sentenced to one year and six months in federal prison on a drug distribution charge.
$13 Million In Meth Hidden Among Frozen Strawberries Seized At Border CrossingA truck driver hauling frozen strawberries from Mexico into the U.S. was arrested Saturday after customs officers found nearly $13 million worth of methamphetamine hidden in the trailer.