Stories tagged: narcotics
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
As communities debate trying to stem overdose deaths by allowing safe havens for people to take heroin and other narcotics, places like a Brooklyn needle exchange program are quietly providing …
Fri., May 11, 2018
A longtime Gonzaga University trustee who has made substantial donations for campus projects also leads a major construction company that’s contracted to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 3:28 p.m.
A North Idaho man was arrested Thursday after reportedly holding a doctor at gunpoint and demanding narcotics.
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 3:10 p.m.
A former paramedic suspected of stealing dozens of boxes of painkillers from his employer, Pend Oreille County Fire District 2, for personal use is the focus of a state Department …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 6 p.m.
Dr. Stanley Toelle’s money flowed freely to support the lifestyle of his Las Vegas wife, Loren. In a court statement, she says he had no idea she was involved in …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 3:16 p.m.
A specialized plane at the Drug Enforcement Administration to fly missions in Afghanistan that has cost taxpayers $86 million has remained grounded in Delaware for seven years.
Fri., Feb. 21, 2014, 1:23 p.m.
The Washington state Health Department said Friday it has suspended the license of a registered nurse who allegedly overprescribed narcotics to her patients, resulting in at least three deaths.
Fri., May 7, 2010
Spokane Valley detectives made arrests Thursday in a string of thefts at nearly 40 area churches where suspects stole credit cards used to purchase goods that were then traded for …
Thu., May 6, 2010, 5:48 p.m.
Spokane Valley detectives made arrests today in what they call a ring of thefts at more than 40 area churches where suspects stole credit cards used to purchase goods that …
Tue., July 7, 2009, 7:54 a.m.
Witnesses to a narcotics robbery Monday morning provided the Spokane Police Department with a detailed description of the vehicle the robber may have used to escape.
Fri., March 6, 2009
Farmworkers who arrived at a San Luis, Ariz., lettuce field the morning of Nov. 17 found a grisly scene: the wreckage of an ultralight aircraft and the body of the …