Meth

2 arrested; 2 pounds of meth seized

A Placer County sheriff’s narcotics-certified dog led to the discovery of 2 pounds of concealed methamphetamine Wednesday night. Donald David Owen, 46, of Oakdale, and Sarah ...

Police chase ends with crash near Placer High, Taser use

  An Auburn man arrested for an alleged meth-fueled evasion of police that ended with a crash near Placer High School and him being restrained with a Taser remains in custody ...

Details emerge about major gun-running, meth-trafficking operation in Placer

The number of defendants charged in a federal probe of street terrorism, gang conspiracy and smuggling assault weapons reached nine this week, as a missing suspect appeared in cust ...

Straight Talk: Reader from Auburn asks for advice on boyfriend's addiction

Dear Straight Talk: Please help. I am 22 and have been with my boyfriend for two years. He was the greatest person – that is, until some personal problems led him to try meth ...