March 23, 2018
Salem-News.com (Oct-08-2010 17:03)
Man Arrested on Drug and Child Endangerment Charges in SalemSalem-News.com
(SALEM, Ore.) -
A 29-year old Salem man was arrested on October 7th after officers located Heroin, Methamphetamine, evidence of illegal narcotics distribution and firearms in his house. He was charged with a number of drug and child endangerment-related charges and booked into the Marion County Jail.
Salem-News.com (Oct-07-2010 18:11)
Methamphetamine Found In Yamhill County Traffic StopSalem-News.com
(YAMHILL, Ore.) -
On October 6th The Yamhill County Interagency Narcotics Team (YCINT) seized approximately 3 ounces of methamphetamine from a man with a lengthy history involving drugs.
Salem-News.com (Oct-05-2010 17:39)
Search Warrant Leads to Methamphetamine Arrest in West SalemSalem-News.com
detectives seized approximately 2 ounces of methamphetamine, marijuana, cash, and paraphernalia
(SALEM, Ore.) - On October 5, 2010 the Yamhill County Interagency Narcotics Team (YCINT) executed a search warrant at a West Salem apartment after discovering methamphetamine was being sold from the location. The investigation was made a priority when it was discovered a young child also lived at the residence and that the location was located directly next door to a grade school.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Aug-20-2009 01:33)
METH-BUSTERS Strike Again in StaytonKen Cartwright Salem-News.com
Group gains victories by taking their complaints about meth supplies right to the source.
(STAYTON, Ore.) -
Two convenience stores owned by Johal Sarbjit in Stayton, have been selling bongs, Hookahs, screens for pipes as well as pipes, scales and plastic bags which have been known to store, sell and distribute meth.
Salem-News.com (Jun-12-2009 22:08)
House Passes Bill Combating Metal TheftSalem-News.com
Metal theft has become a major threat to public safety, business and agriculture.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
The Oregon House on Thursday unanimously passed legislation to combat metal theft, completing a three-year process and a bipartisan effort to stem the growth in metal theft. SB 570 imposes new fines and penalties on metal thieves and improves the ability of the state’s law enforcement community to monitor transactions.
Salem-News.com (May-13-2009 14:39)
Senate Reclassifies Methamphetamine, Increases Penalties for Delivery of Certain DrugsSalem-News.com
The reclassification of methamphetamine as a Schedule I controlled substance means the drug is considered to have a high tendency of abuse and has no accepted medical use.
(SALEM, Ore.) - The Senate passed legislation this morning reclassifying meth to a higher schedule for controlled substances and increasing the penalty for manufacturing or delivering certain drugs when they play a role in a person’s death. Senate Bill 728 passed the Senate 26-2.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Feb-19-2009 07:26)
Cops Bust Suspected P2P Chemical Seizure (PHOTOS)Salem-News.com
P2P style labs are very dangerous and considered rare because of the difficulty in obtaining the chemicals to complete the lab due to purchasing restrictions.
(CANBY, Ore.) -
Police say a multi-agency investigation involving the Mid-Columbia Interagency Narcotics Task Force (MINT) and Canby Police Department led to the seizure of suspected methamphetamine-related chemicals and materials at a rural Wasco County home that would yield approximately $2.7 million of methamphetamine.
Salem-News.com (Oct-23-2008 16:22)
Salem Police Bust Meth Lab at Wallace Marine ParkSalem-News.com
This outdoor lab and another located in a park are the first Salem PD has seen in 2008.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Salem Police located the makings of a methamphetamine laboratory at Wallace Marine Park Wednesday and they subsequently arrested a 49-year old transient for this incident as well as a similar incident at Minto Brown Island Park on October 16th.
Salem-News.com (Aug-30-2008 16:37)
Lebanon Meth Bust Lands Three Behind BarsSalem-News.com
Meth continues to be a scourge on our Oregon communities
(LEBANON, Ore.) - Three people were arrested after detectives executed a search warrant for narcotics at 491 Cleveland Street in Lebanon yesterday at about 5:30 PM, according to Linn County Sheriff Tim Mueller.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Jul-18-2008 15:52)
Woodburn Drag Strip Grandstand Theft is a Symptom of Meth Abuse and IgnoranceTim King Salem-News.com
A scrap metal company in Salem worked with police to bust two men, but the meth problems generally behind this type of crime, are poorly addressed in this country.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Oregonians keep getting clobbered over the head with the stories of the meth freaks, but we must have a shorter attention span that I realized. In spite of all the methamphetamine horror stories, police, federal officials in particular, are spending your tax dollars like chumps, arresting people for marijuana while the crank fiends dismantle the very place we live in.