'EPIC' 5K Brings Conversation Of Substance Abuse To The TableIn just five years, heroin overdoses in Colorado have gone up by 350 percent, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
Authorities To Announce Major Heroin BustCBS4 has learned that authorities will announce on Tuesday that they have busted a major heroin ring operating in Denver.
Colorado Mom: DEA Pot Decision Will Make Life HarderA Colorado mother who has fought for allowance of medical marijuana in schools says she's disappointed by the Drug Enforcement Administration's decision to keep marijuana on its list of the most dangerous drugs.
U.S. Government Won't Reclassify Marijuana, Allows ResearchThe Obama administration has decided marijuana will remain on the list of most dangerous drugs, fully rebuffing growing support across the country for broad legalization, but said it will allow more research into its medical uses.
Colorado Vet Not Surprised By DEA Marijuana Reclassification DecisionThe Drug Enforcement Administration announced Thursday that marijuana would remain on its list of the most dangerous drugs.
Pueblo County A Hotspot For Illegal Pot Grow OperationsPueblo County has become a magnet for those who want to grow marijuana illegally for profit. The sheriff’s office and Drug Enforcement Administration have been kept busy with 60 busts already this year.
Take Back Day For Unwanted, Expired Prescription MedicationsSeveral locations across Colorado will take part in a national drive to dispose of prescription drugs on Saturday.
8 Nabbed In 3 Separate Drug Raids In Metro AreaEight people were arrested in three different sets of drug raids in the Denver Metro area on Tuesday. They were carried out by the Drug Enforcement Administration and Arapahoe County Sheriff's Department Impact Unit.
Suspected Illegal Marijuana Grows Raided In Denver AreaAuthorities are raiding homes and warehouses in the Denver area as part of a lengthy investigation into suspected illegal marijuana grows.
Stolen Drug Case At Swedish Hospital Now In The Hands Of The FedsCBS4 has learned federal investigators have taken over the Swedish Medical Center case of stolen drugs.
Drug Traffickers Seek Safe Haven Amid Legal MarijuanaSeeking a safe haven in Colorado's legal marijuana marketplace, illegal drug traffickers are growing weed among the state's sanctioned pot warehouses and farms, then covertly shipping it elsewhere and pocketing millions of dollars from the sale.
2nd Defendant Pleads Guilty In Federal Marijuana CaseThe second of four defendants in a high profile federal drug case has pleaded guilty. The case is centering on whether money from Colombia has illegally infiltrated Colorado's legalized marijuana industry.