Florida's Largest Insurer Not Covering OxyContin To Fight Opioid AbuseFlorida's largest health insurance company will stop covering OxyContin as federal officials are declaring a national opioid overdose epidemic.
Woman Orders Yoga Mat, Gets $400K In Illegal Drugs InsteadAuthorities say each oxycodone-type pill had a street value of about $20, making the total drug bust worth as much as $400,000.
Exclusive: DEA Busts Doc & Staffers For Overprescribing Pain PillsA South Florida doctor and three medical employees are facing federal charges of overprescribing hundreds of thousands of pain pills.
Affidavit: Doctor Prescribed Meds For Prince Under Another Name— A doctor who saw Prince in the days before he died had prescribed oxycodone under the name of Prince's friend to protect the musician's privacy, according to an affidavit unsealed Monday.
11 Arrested In Miami Pill Mill Crack Down, One Still At LargeAttorney General Pam Bondi announced the arrests of nearly a dozen people in connection to a pill mill in Miami.
South Florida Pill Mill Kingpin Wants Sentence ReductionA man who made millions operating a half a dozen pill mills in South Florida wants his prison sentence reduced.
Exclusive: BSO Says Couple Busted For Trafficking Drugs With Baby In Hotel RoomDrugs, guns and a baby – that's what the Broward Sheriff's Office said they found inside a Deerfield Beach hotel room on Sunday. Now a man and a woman face serious felony charges of armed drug trafficking and child neglect.
Florida State Prison Guards Arrested For Drug DealingTwo Florida State Prison guards were arrested in connection to a pain pill distribution ring, according to authorities.
Florida Crime Lab Analyst Arrested On Drug Charges Police arrested a Florida crime lab analyst accused of stealing and selling painkillers and other drugs that he was supposed to be testing as evidence in criminal cases, the state law enforcement agency said.
Pill Mill Doc Faces Up To 350 Years In PrisonA South Florida doctor is looking at up to 350 years in prison for his part in a pill mill operation.
FDA Seeks To Stop Overuse Of AcetaminophenThe Food and Drug Administration is trying to curb the rampant abuse of acetaminophen by asking doctors to quit prescribing drugs that combine medications with more than 325 milligrams of acetaminophen per pill.
Pembroke Pines Pill Mill Doc Sentenced Pembroke Pines doctors who peddled oxycodone at a Dania Beach pill mill is headed to prison. On Tuesday Dr. Scott Becker, 54, was sentenced 70 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release.