Maryland Officer Arrested After He Stole Opioids From a Bedridden Citizen While On Duty

HAGERSTOWN, Md. – A Hagerstown police officer has been arrested on drug charges after police received a video of him admitting he stole opioids from a disabled resident while he was on duty. Christopher Michael Barnett, a 15-year veteran of the Hagerstown Police Department, was taken into custody by Pennsylvania State Police Thursday evening at … Read more

WATCH: Jackson County Sheriff Charged After Kentucky Cops Find Marijuana Grow Operation

JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. – The former sheriff of Jackson County ended up on the wrong side of the law. Kentucky State Police arrested Dennis Peyman for cultivating marijuana and trafficking a controlled substance (anabolic steroid). According to Peyman’s arrest citation, police executed a search warrant at his home after previously finding 61 marijuana plants growing … Read more

Florida Police Officer and 2 Others Arrested For Cocaine Trafficking

POLK COUNTY, Fla. — A Tampa attorney, who is also a former police officer, is one of three men arrested on drug trafficking charges this week. Detectives with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the High Intensity Drug Trafficking task force arrested 66-year-old Robert Carr on Thursday along with 37-year-old Brandon Byars and 24-year-old Logan … Read more

WATCH: Judge’s Daughter Connected With Police Scandal Appears in Court

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — The judge’s daughter at the center of a report-altering scandal that led to the resignation of the top two officers of the Massachusetts State Police has appeared in court on heroin possession charges. Alli Bibaud admitted to sufficient facts for a guilty finding Friday and was sentenced to six months’ probation. The … Read more

Bail Bondsman Admits Helping Baltimore Gun Task Force Officer Resell Drugs

When disgraced Baltimore Police Gun Trace Task Force Sgt. Wayne Jenkins pleaded guilty to racketeering and other counts earlier this month, his plea agreement contained a slew of new allegations involving an associate identified only by his initials: “D.S.” In the plea, Jenkins admitted that he had stolen large amounts of cocaine, heroin and marijuana … Read more

Stop Pretending Sober Drivers Are Stoned

Last year Kali Su Schram was sentenced to six months in jail because of a fatal traffic accident she did not cause, thanks to Michigan’s unjust and unscientific definition of drugged driving. Schram had the right of way when a bicyclist suddenly appeared in front of her at an intersection, but she was blamed anyway … Read more

Georgia Police Arrest 70 Partygoers After No One Owns up to Bringing Less Than an Ounce of Weed

Early on the morning of December 31, 2017, police in the Atlanta suburb of Cartersville arrested 70 people at a house party because no one would claim ownership of a stash of marijuana that totaled less than an ounce. As The Cartersville Daily Tribune reported, Cartersville police responded to a “shots fired” call around 2:18 … Read more