What Is Methamphetamine?Methamphetamine is part of the family of drugs known as amphetamines. This illegal drug is like speed, but is stronger and more addictive. It's called "crystal meth" or "ice" because it looks like shards of crystal with light shining through.
Police Bust Apparent Mobile Meth Lab In New Jersey Hotel Parking LotThe parking lot of a New Jersey hotel looked like a scene out of "Breaking Bad" when police busted what they say was a mobile meth lab.
Man Caught With 25 Kilos Of Meth In Trunk Of Car At Holland Tunnel ArraignedA driver is facing drug trafficking charges after he was stopped just outside the Holland Tunnel with $1.6 million worth of crystal meth stashed in the trunk of the car.
2 Arrested, 20 Emaciated Pit Bulls Found In Queens Dog Fighting BustA man and woman were arrested and charged in Queens this week, after 20 malnourished and scarred pit bulls were found in a dog fighting investigation.
Authorities Seize More Than 60 Pounds Of Drugs Stashed In Washington Heights ApartmentsThree men have been arrested and charged with allegedly running a sophisticated drug trafficking operation out of two Washington Heights apartments, authorities announced Wednesday.
Police Dogs Roam N.J. High School In Search Of Illegal DrugsThe Ocean County Prosecutor's Office said their main goal was to send a message to students to stay away from drugs.
5 Plead Not Guilty To Plot To Smuggle North Korean MethFive men were arrested in Thailand in a sting operation in September and brought to New York on Tuesday night. All pleaded not guilty to conspiracy charges Wednesday before a judge ordered them held without bail until their next court date on Dec. 5.
State Police: Number Of Meth Labs On The Rise In New York So far in 2013, troopers have been called to 93 clandestine labs or incidents and they're looking for the public's help in dealing with the growing problem.
Two Plead Guilty In Connecticut 'Monsignor Meth' Drug RingA California man and his girlfriend have pleaded guilty to federal drug conspiracy charges for supplying four pounds of methamphetamine to a Roman Catholic priest's Connecticut drug operation.
Connecticut's 'Monsignor Meth' To Plead GuiltyA Roman Catholic priest from Connecticut is expected to plead guilty to one of the charges accusing him of making more than $300,000 selling methamphetamine.
Man Charged In Deadly Meadowbrook Parkway Crash Accused Of Having Meth In System Robert Beodeker, 50, also entered a not guilty plea to new counts of aggravated vehicular manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide and driving while impaired by drugs.
DEA Makes Largest Meth Bust In New York State History The drugs are worth about $1 million on the street, according to Brian Crowell, the special agent-in-charge of the DEA's New York Division.