Black Market Marijuana Drug Raids Take Place Across Denver AreaLaw enforcement agents are targeting as many as 50 locations across the Denver metro area Thursday morning where illegal marijuana grow operations may be present.
Officials: 15,000+ Marijuana Plants Seized At Week-Long RaidsInvestigators tell CBS4 they conducted a total of 26 warrants in Aurora and Arapahoe County in the last week.
Federal Agents Raid Homes, Bust Several Large Illegal Marijuana GrowsThe DEA raided homes suspected of illegal marijuana grow operations around Denver as the agency reports more cases of black market weed.
Veterinarian Accused Of Implanting Heroin In Puppies Pleads Not GuiltyLopez Elorza is accused of turning puppies into drug couriers by stitching packets of liquid heroin into their bodies.
Kratom Back On Store Shelves Despite 'Dangerous' DEA DesignationThe Drug Enforcement Agency is asking for public input on medical uses and effects of kratom, just weeks after the agency said it intended on making the substance illegal.
DEA: Kratom Ban 'Not A Matter Of If, But When'Amid protests and pressure from Congress, the Drug Enforcement Agency has not yet labeled the drug kratom, a Schedule I drug.
DEA Plans To Ban Kratom, Calls Drug 'Imminent Threat'The Drug Enforcement Agency is expected to ban a drug that’s been growing in popularity in Colorado on Friday. The DEA will classify kratom as a Schedule I drug on par with marijuana and heroin.
Hundreds Of Pounds Of Drugs Taken Back On 'Drug Take Back Day'Law enforcement officers across the Denver metro area collected hundreds of pounds of prescription drugs on Drug Take Back Day.
Nurse In Frisco Accused Of Stealing Powerful Painkiller Posts BondA nurse working in a Colorado mountain community has been charged with two felony counts of possession of a controlled substance and one of theft from a hospital.
Pot Groups Wage Weed-Friendly Bets To Highlight Reform In Super Bowl StatesThe Colorado and Washington chapters of the marijuana reform organization NORML have agreed to a cannabis-based bet to highlight the upcoming Super Bowl, which features respective teams from the two states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana.
Colorado Pot Raids Show Industry Still Risky Thursday's raids underscored how state legalization doesn't remove risk from an industry that violates federal drug law.
New Drug Is Legal But Might Not Be SafeAfter recent crackdowns on Spice, a new drug called kratom is filling the void left on store shelves as the next "legal high."
Police Round Up Drug Dealing Suspects In 'Operation Tattletale'A major suspect roundup is taking place Thursday following a nine month investigation by the North Metro Drug Task Force. The crime ring involves some suspects whose names have been in the news recently.
Explosions Highlight Dangers Of Making Hash Oil Nicholas Broms was trying to squeeze a better high from marijuana when his Oregon condo caught on fire. An explosion knocked out a wall, blew out his sliding glass door and torched his arms.
Opponents Say Legalizing Pot Opens Up Pandora's Box For Children Colorado voters chose to legalize marijuana for adults, but now experts are split on how a social acceptance of pot is affecting Colorado’s children.