Vegas Doctor Arrested on Fraud, Drug Charges66 year old Dr. Steven A. Holper is charged in an indictment with seven counts of distribution of Fentanyl, a controlled substance, and 22 counts of providing a false statement relating to a health benefit program.
Gov. Sandoval Endorses Regulations Of Drug OverdosesThe emergency regulations provide the immediate structure of reporting of overdose and suspected overdose to the Department of Health and Human Services' Chief Medical Officer.
Nevada Man Nabbed For Distribution Of Steroids And Drug MisbrandingAccording to the four-count indictment, the suspect distributed the steroids, Testosterone, Nandrolone, Stanozolol, Oxandrolone, and Oxymetholone, all of which are Schedule III controlled substances.
4-Year-Old Boy Forced To Live With Rats And Roaches In Meth House Closet Rescued, Police SayA four-year-old boy, who told police his only friends were the rats and roaches who visited him, has been rescued from his captivity within a Texas meth house.
California Man Gets 11 Years In Prison For Drug Conspiracy46 year old Martin "Moose" Cisneros, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and one count to distribute at least 50 grams of actual methamphetamine.
Woman Orders Yoga Mat, Gets $400K In Illegal Drugs InsteadAuthorities say each oxycodone-type pill had a street value of about $20, making the total drug bust worth as much as $400,000.
Gov. Sandoval Leading Taskforce To Stop Opioid AbuseThe group will hear updates from state and federal agencies regarding how they're working to combat the opioid crisis in the Silver State.
AG Laxalt And Others Trying To Squash Opioid EpidemicAG Laxalt and other participating states have begun demanding documents and information from manufacturer and distributors of prescription opioids.
Health District Participates In Overdose Awareness DayA free Overdose Prevention Training will be held and an overdose prevention kit with two doses of naloxone, an opioid antagonist, will be provided to the first 60 people who attend the training.
Doctor Gets 10 Years In Prison For Oxycodone DistributionFollowing a 10-week jury trial, on March 23, 2017, 93-year old Dr. Henri Wetselaar was found guilty of conspiracy to distribute controlled substances (oxycodone); distribution of controlled substances; money laundering; and structuring of money transactions.
Ecstasy Pills Shaped Like Donald Trump Surfacing In BritainIn the United Kingdom, a well-known American face is making waves in the drug market.
Five More Greyhounds Test Positive For Cocaine In FloridaA second greyhound racing trainer has been cited by Florida state officials after five dogs in her care tested positive for cocaine at the Bestbet track in Orange Park.