Never is a good time to cause false public alarms — who in their right mind would argue with that? This is especially so based on the heightened nationwide tension following the tragic events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Nevertheless, multiple witnesses apparently heard an 18-year-old New Jersey student make alleged threats during school hours. Additionally, the suspect allegedly stated he was going to “shoot up the school,” per the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office. But he made these alleged statements on February 9, per nj dot com. The events in Parkland, FL, however, transpired on Valentine’s Day. Read More
Officers in Hoboken, NJ, recently charged a suspect with various offenses, including marijuana use or being under the influence. It all began when the cops saw the subject walking with a woman one night on a Hudson County street, per nj dot com. Indeed, the cops claim they saw the subject take out an item, manipulate it, light it, and smoke it.1 But the news does not reveal what he removed the item from. Nevertheless, the cops claim the odor of marijuana increased as they approached the man.2 Additionally, the man allegedly tried to hide one item between two parked cars and another item in his jacket when he saw the cops approach. Consequently, the cops charged the man with marijuana use or being under the influence. Read More
- possession with intent to distribute a controlled dangerous substance,
- cocaine possession,
- marijuana possession,
- oxycodone possession,
- maintaining a manufacturing facility,
- unlawful possession of a weapon, and
- possession of a defaced firearm.
Like fish trapped in a barrel, four people in a Monroe Township home found themselves targeted by police during a raid this week. Indeed, the cops invaded the home and arrested four people after a five-month investigation. Along the way, they allegedly found heroin, crack cocaine, and marijuana. Consequently, the cops charged the various individuals with heroin possession, cocaine possession, possession of marijuana under 50 grams, distribution/manufacture of heroin, distribution/manufacture of cocaine, and drug paraphernalia.
But here is a question. Specifically, why does nj dot com have only scant details to report? Most likely nj dot com got its information from a news release, which some would consider a tool of government propaganda. Read more
You remember when Walter White shaved his head on Breaking Bad. Owing to his chemotherapy, Walt opted for this new look. And a short time later, he visited Tuco to collect money. Indeed, Walt’s edge in the negotiation consisted of an explosive that looked like his special crystal meth. And you definitely remember when Jesse Pinkman shaved his head. Jesse fell off the wagon after he assassinated Gale Boetticher at point blank range, yo. Breaking Bad offers fantastic entertainment. Therefore, a news item I saw this week about an arrest involving methamphetamine possession and distribution in South Jersey’s sleepy Gibbstown grabbed my attention. Read more
Atlantic City cops arrested a man for various crimes, including Certain Persons Not to Have Weapons, at the Knights Inn. The cops also arrested two co-defendants. Additionally, a press release from the Atlantic City Police Department claims the cops recovered a handgun and drugs. While responding to a call about an altercation, the cops caught wind of the altercation. Indeed, the press release and the nj dot com describe the incident as a fight and an altercation. But they also omit to point out the altercation was verbal, not physical. One may feel free to speculate about the reason for the omission in the news release. Read more
Antique firearm means any rifle or shotgun and antique cannon means a destructive device defined in paragraph (3) of subsection c. of this section, if the rifle, shotgun or destructive device, as the case may be, is incapable of being fired or discharged, or which does not fire fixed ammunition, regardless of date of manufacture, or was manufactured before 1898 for which cartridge ammunition is not commercially available, and is possessed as a curiosity or ornament or for its historical significance or value. Read more
Warren cops charged a West Virginia couple with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute after finding 11 pounds of alleged marijuana, per nj dot com. Initially the cops pulled over the car at 3:30 a.m. for erratic driving. By the way, driving at 3:30 a.m. is not against the law. But cops will illegally stop cars on a mere hunch of driving while intoxicated. While speaking with the pair, the cop claims he smelled an odor of burnt and raw marijuana inside the car. And after searching the vehicle, the cops seized 10 plastic bags from the trunk Read more
Westampton cops charged a Delanco woman with using a forged prescription to get painkillers. Indeed, they arrested the woman at a CVS where she allegedly presented a forged script for oxycodone and, previously, Xanax. The authorities charged the woman with forgery, fraudulently obtaining CDS (prescription medication), and attempting to obtain CDS (prescription medication) by fraud.
WebMD dot com provides these warning signs of painkiller addiction. They are:
- Thinking alot about your medication
- Taking different amounts than prescribed by your doctor
- Doctor shopping
- Getting painkillers from other sources
- Long term painkiller use
- Getting angry when someone tries to talk about it Read more
a. Tests. The director shall place a substance in Schedule IV if he finds that the substance: (1) has low potential for abuse relative to the substances listed in Schedule III; (2) has currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States; and (3) may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the substances listed in Schedule III.
b. The controlled dangerous substances listed in this section are included in Schedule IV.
c. Any material, compound, mixture or preparation which contains any quantity of the following substances having a potential for abuse associated with Read more