Cops: Photos of boy with passed-out adults show drug scourge

CLEVELAND (AP) — A safety director in a city that released photos of a 4-year-old boy in a vehicle with two adults slumped over after overdosing on heroin and fentanyl said Friday he and others wanted to send a message… Source: Cops: Photos of boy with passed-out adults show drug scourge

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Arrested Person Calls to Thank Us After Home Raid

This is an interesting job.  Some surprising things happen sometimes.  This morning we got an email from Police Service Officer Raquel Reyes: I received a phone call from XXXX at approximately 1230 hours on 8/28/15. He wanted to express his appreciation & thanks towards the multiple officers that came out to his residence (XXXX Commonwealth) on […]

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College Kids Are Unknowingly Rolling on Bath Salts

Given that we have more than one higher education institution here in town, I worry about what young people may be taking for a good time.  This article highlights that drug dealers who are selling this stuff aren’t sure and/or don’t care what their substances actually are.  There isn’t any quality control in the drug […]

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After woman’s death, overdoses, Minn. officials raise alarm over marijuana wax | Star Tribune

“Medical” marijuana is still just marijuana.  But it isn’t just plant material any more.  It is now in other forms–much more potent.  As Michigan gets closer to legalization, it is important to know all the facts.  There are 13 bills in the Legislature right now related to marijuana, including bills that would expand availability.  Is […]

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The Naked Man on I-75 Yesterday

You might recall that it was snowing heavily yesterday morning so officers were somewhat surprised when they were sent on the call of a naked man walking on I-75.   Here is a video that one driver posted: Actually this isn’t a call that is that unusual-it just isn’t usually on the freeway.  The sergeant and […]

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Odd Byproduct of Legal Marijuana: Homes That Blow Up – NYTimes.com

I have actually visited a “medical” marijuana dispensary a couple of years ago when the city was considering whether to allow dispensaries.  This was before the county prosecutor and the attorney general determined that dispensaries are illegal.  Ok, so I wasn’t really clear about who I was–just part of the city team.  So the proprietors […]

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