Latest Teen drug use News

Justice-requested meth user report removed from website

Apr. 25, 2021 08:14 AM EDT

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A needs assessment that was completed late last year by the Montana Department of Justice, but has yet to be made public, provides insight into the state’s battle with methamphetamine from the perspectives of 99 former users. The primary goal...

Lawmakers to vote on gambling, marijuana and trans bills

Apr. 24, 2021 13:22 PM EDT

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama legislators in the closing days of the session will face decisions on gambling, medical marijuana as well as legislation that would ban the use of medications to help transgender youth transition. House Speaker Mac McCutcheon said he...

Ex-officer working with D.A.R.E. program charged with abuse

Apr. 07, 2021 23:08 PM EDT

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A former suburban Philadelphia police officer has been charged with sexual abuse of four teenage boys while he was working with a youth drug prevention program decades ago, prosecutors said Wednesday. The Bucks County district attorney's office...

Cops: Married teacher couple smoked marijuana with students

Mar. 20, 2021 15:50 PM EDT

VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Two married high school teachers were arrested this week after authorities said they repeatedly gave students marijuana and smoked it with them at their Florida home. An investigation by the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office found James Brand, 50, and...