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Watch Out Flakka, DEA Says Heroin Is Making Comeback

The synthetic drug flakka has dominated headlines in South Florida. From mother abandoning her baby to a man impaled on a fence, all you hear about is flakka, flakka, flakka. But a well-known drug is making a comeback and the Drug Enforcement Agency is worried.

05/22/2015

Flakka Drug (Source: CBS4)

Synthetic Drug Flakka Flooding South Florida Streets

It’s so cheap, drug dealers are practically giving it away.

05/04/2015

Anthony Bosch (Source: CBS News/60 Minutes)

Biogenesis Ringleader To Be Sentenced Tuesday

The ringleader of a Major League Baseball steroid scandal is facing judgment day on Tuesday.

02/16/2015

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout in the eighth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on September 26, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.

DEA Report Reveals A-Rod Confessed To Using Steroids

New York Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez vehemently denied using steroids from the Coral Gables clinic Biogenesis of America. He insisted for the 21 months that Major League Baseball was on a “witch hunt” and he was target number one.

11/05/2014

DEA agents search the home of a potential meth lab operation. (Source: CBS4)

Hollywood Police: Traffic Stop Leads To Meth Bust

Hollywood Police arrested two people Friday morning after a traffic stop turned into a full-blown drug operation investigation.

10/31/2014

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Broward Commissioners Want More Research Before Banning Kratom

The addictive herbal drug kratom will not be banned in Broward County – for now at least.

10/29/2014

Marijuana (Source: CBS4)

Coast Guard Obtains 900 Pounds Of Marijuana

The U.S. Coast Guard stopped $800,000 worth of marijuana from hitting the streets of South Florida after 900 pounds of pot was seized from the ocean Sunday morning.

08/17/2014

Prescription Pills

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Set For Saturday

If you have any prescription drugs that are no longer necessary for you, the Drug Enforcement Agency is encouraging you to drop them off at one of several locations for the National Prescription Drug Take-Back day Saturday.

04/25/2014

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Former Coast Guard Boss Guilty In Keys Murder Plot

Retired Coast Guard commander Dennis Zecca admitted Monday morning in Miami federal court that he hired what he believed to be a hit man to kill one of the biggest realtors and developers in the Florida Keys.

CBS Miami–11/25/2013

Kratom drug (Source: CBS4)

New Drug That’s As Addictive As Heroin And Perfectly Legal

A drug known as kratom produces a high like cocaine, can be as addictive as heroin and, believe it or not, is completely legal.

CBS Miami–11/21/2013

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