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Metro Airport travelers (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas) FILE PHOTO

Detroit Targeted In Airport Drug Smuggling Plot

Authorities say Detroit was one of the cities targeted in a plot to smuggle drugs onto airplanes for delivery across the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2014


Parents: Keep Your Eyes Out For Substance Abuse

Parents, are you aware enough to spot a drug abuse habit in your child?

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2012


Experts Say Tough Economy Drives Spike In Heroin

Experts say tough economic times are causing drug abusers to turn to cheaper and more dangerous alternatives such as heroin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

(credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ) File

Warren Mayor: Undercover Officers To Combat Heroin Trafficking Increase

Warren Mayor Jim Fouts says he wants more cops on the street to combat what’s becoming a “heroin epidemic” in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012

Police Raid Meth Lab In Jackson County

Police have arrested a 49-year-old Jackson man after they found a meth lab at his home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2011

Bags or marijuana (Getty Images, File Photo)

Man Arrested For Trying To Smuggle Marijuana Into U.S.

U.S. Border Patrol Agents say they seized 33.72 lbs of marijuana and arrested an individual attempting to smuggle the narcotics into the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

Major Pot Bust In Southwest Detroit

Authorities made a major drug bust in southwest Detroit on Thursday, removing thousands of marijuana plants estimated to cost over $4 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2011

Raid On 'Blind Pig' Yields 10 Arrests

The Wayne County Sheriff’s office made 10 arrests after raiding a so-called “blind pig” on Detroit’s west side early Sunday morning.


Report: Illegal Drug Use Up Sharply Last Year

The rate of illegal drug use rose last year to the highest level in nearly a decade, fueled by a sharp increase in marijuana use and a surge in ecstasy and methamphetamine abuse, the government […]