COMING UP: It's Thursday Night Football Blitz presented by Connect For Health Colorado, with Demaryius Thomas & Rahim Moore. Watch it on CBSDenver.com at 6 p.m. or head to the new ViewHouse Centennial to see it live!

DEA

(credit: iStock)

Mennonite Sentenced In Cartel Drug Smuggling Case

In what prosecutors called a drug smuggling conspiracy between Mennonites and a Mexican drug cartel, a man was sentenced to 15 months in prison for aiding the movement of tons of marijuana to the U.S.

12/01/2014

(credit: CBS)

Colorado Residents Can Drop Off Unused Prescription Drugs On Saturday

Cities along the Front Range are accepting unused and expired prescription medication on Saturday to prevent them from being abused or disposed of improperly.

09/26/2014

The taco stand used to distribute the meth (credit: Denver District Attorney's Office)

Massive Meth Bust In Colorado Involved Selling Out Of Taco Truck

Authorities have made one of the largest-ever single methamphetamine busts in Colorado history.

09/22/2014

(credit: CBS)

Hemp Seeds Bound For Colorado Seized At US-Canada Border

Hundreds of pounds of industrial hemp seeds bound from Canada to Colorado have been seized by federal authorities in North Dakota, marking the latest bump along the road to legalization of marijuana’s non-intoxicating cousin.

06/19/2014

(credit: CBS)

New Trend Targets Kids: E-Cigarettes Filled With Spice

A new trend is putting children’s health at risk and the DEA is focusing on Denver to bring attention to this dangerous drug combination.

05/08/2014

Synthetic marijuana (credit: Denver Police Dept.)

9 Indicted In Colorado In Synthetic Drug Crackdown

Nine people indicted by a federal grand jury in Denver were arrested in a handful of states as part of a national crackdown on synthetic marijuana, state and federal authorities announced Wednesday.

05/07/2014

Raid at VIP Cannabis (credit: CBS)

Federal Agents Conduct Multiple Raids On Denver Pot Businesses

Federal officials are conducting multiple raids on Denver area marijuana facilities on Wednesday, CBS4 has learned.

04/30/2014

(credit: CBS)

Drug Take Back Event Helps Dispose Of Prescription Drugs

A national drive to dispose of prescription drugs took place on Friday across the country.

04/27/2014

(credit: CBS)

Federal Investigation Into Marijuana Facilities Nets More Arrests

A federal investigation into marijuana facilities has netted more arrests.

04/25/2014

The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider. (Getty)

Poll: Majority Of Chronic Pain Sufferers Feel Treated Like ‘Drug Addicts’ By Pharmacists

The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider.

03/11/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,664 other followers