A rural Nevada county has settled lawsuits with two men who said a sheriff’s deputy violated their civil rights when they were stopped for speeding on Interstate 80, searched for drugs and forced to forfeit tens of thousands of dollars even though no drugs were found and no charges filed in either case.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
A Utah medical examiner says a teenage girl who prosecutors allege died from an overdose after a night of drugs and sex with an older couple had enormous amounts of methamphetamine and heroin in her system.
Former “Hollywood Madam” Heidi Fleiss has been arrested again. This comes just days before a scheduled court appearance to face charges on a marijuana growing operation.
Metro Police are holding their monthly open houses Tuesday evening.
An autopsy report released Tuesday found traces of amphetamine and marijuana in the body of journalist Michael Hastings but said it likely did not contribute to his death in a fiery single-car crash.
Six people are being accused of illegally operating a marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas.
A truck driver from Washington State has pleaded not guilty to federal drug charges after the Nevada Highway Patrol says he hid heroin and methamphetamine in his tractor trailer hauling watermelons.
A Clark County School District teacher has been suspended for a second time after the district learned he is facing felony drug trafficking charges.
Authorities say a man was taken to the hospital after running naked through parts of South Salt Lake and being tackled to the ground by police.