Posts Tagged ‘Drugs’

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

The Truth About Steroids


Television personality Bryant Gumbel investigates a very touchy subject in sports–steroid use and the myths of their long term effects. Watch the very informative segment after the JUMP…

 

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Miami Man Shot Dead Eating a Man’s Face


A man shot dead by police as he ate the face of another man may have been under the influence of a potent variant of LSD called bath salts, investigators believe.

Friday, May 25th, 2012

American Underworld – Homemade Illegal Drugs


An investigative documentary series examining criminal enterprises. Mark’s connections take him deep into the heart of America’s illegal homemade drug industry. The drugmakers show first-hand how crack, crystal meth, and steroids are “cooked”, distributed and used in homes that could be right next door.

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Man Caught at YVR with 42 Cocaine-filled Condoms in his Stomach


Vancouver — A man is facing drug trafficking and smuggling charges after he was caught allegedly trying to fly to Australia last month with 42 cocaine-filled condoms in his stomach.

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

Creative Drug Users: OxyNEO another prescription for disaster?


Dr. Irfan Dhalla, who has studied the opioid-addiction problem, is skeptical about Purdue Pharma’s marketing claims that switching from OxyContin to OxyNEO will result in fewer misuse and abuses of the potentially lethal drugs.

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Krokodil: The Drug That Eats Junkies


Oleg glances furtively around him and, confident that nobody is watching, slips inside the entrance to a decaying Soviet-era block of flats, where Sasha is waiting for him. Ensconced in the dingy kitchen of one of the apartments, they empty the contents of a blue carrier bag that Oleg has brought with him – painkillers, iodine, lighter fluid, industrial cleaning oil, and an array of vials, syringes, and cooking implements.

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

B.C. Gangsters in Over Their Heads in Mexico


Gangsters from British Columbia are increasingly doing business with drug cartels in Mexico — a recklessly naive trend that has resulted in five deaths in the past four years, police say.

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Cocaine Stuffed Pineapples


RCMP and border officials shed more light Thursday on what they say is a scheme to repeatedly import drugs into Canada, with cocaine-stuffed pineapples intercepted at a port in New Brunswick and marijuana packaged around watermelons seized from trucks in Ontario.

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

Vancouver-Sydney Drug Bust


A quantity of cocaine is seen in this file photo. Five Australians have been arrested in connection with a scheme to traffic drugs between Vancouver and Sydney.

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

Colombian Cartel Kingpin Killed


A Colombian drug lord who flooded the U.S. and Mexico with cocaine was shot dead in his own home on New Year’s Eve during a police raid.