ALPINE – Federal prosecutors have secured charges against 89 defendants this month in cases of human trafficking, illegal return to the United States and drug trafficking. “Our Assistant US Prosecutors at Alpine are working exceptionally hard to help protect our West Texas border communities from crime occurring in this remote transnational corridor,” said US Attorney …

South Dakota responded to the problem of a tight market for fuel tankers by extending the hours of service allowed for oil deliveries until August 16. Although the statement is a state departure from federal rules, a spokesperson for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said such action was legal. “Governors can issue emergency declarations,” …

With the number of athletes excluded from the Tokyo Games for drug test failures rising to six, we look back at the most notorious doping scandals in history. The number of athletes excluded from the Tokyo Games due to failed doping tests rose to six last week, but two Russian swimming stars were given an …

An instant drug testing service developed in New Zealand is proving popular with police who have tested its use to identify drugs in the field. A police officer demonstrates how Lumi can be used to identify drugs almost instantly with a field scan. Photo: RNZ / Liu Chen The Lumi service uses a mobile phone …

Reservations at the Hardin County Detention Center from 3 p.m. Friday until 3 p.m. Sunday. • Jasmine Baldon, 30, Radcliff, first offense of driving a motor vehicle under the influence of intoxicants; possession of an open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle. • Eddie Bewley, 50, Vine Grove, first offense, first degree possession of …

While some athletes still use illegal performance enhancing drugs (PEDs), I refute the suggestion that the Tokyo Olympics (OG) will be among the dirtiest games of all time.

BALDWIN, Mich. – A Grand Rapids man was convicted of kicking a state conservation officer during an escape attempt after the officer arrested him following a car crash in northern Michigan. A Lake County jury convicted Devinci Osiris Dumas, 21, on Friday of assault in the March attack, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources said …

A sentencing hearing for a Byesville man convicted by a Guernsey County Common Plea Tribunal jury for possession of more than five times the overall amount of illegal drugs has been set for July 28. Ralph E. Burris Jr., 35, was convicted last week by jurors on one count of aggravated drug possession, a second …

OCEANPORT – Jockey Florent Geroux was the first to admit that there are better ways to win than how he and Mandaloun won the $ 1 million TVG.com Haskell Stakes on Saturday at Monmouth Park. “It’s not the best way to win, but Mandaloun had a winning race and deserves it.” Geroux said after Mandaloun …

Joel Daniel Dixon, 55, faces criminal drug charges following a search of an alleged large-scale marijuana grow op at Eagle Point on Thursday, which also included the seizure of five pounds of methamphetamine. Jackson County Jail Reservation Photo. A raid on what Medford Police described as a ‘large-scale illegal marijuana cultivation’ at Eagle Point also …