DEA, Miami-Dade Police Bust Pill Mill Operation In Cutler BayA Miami doctor and two office managers were arrested Tuesday on charges of operating a pill mill.
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.
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.
Sunrise PD Arrests Employee For Alleged Theft Of Drug EvidenceSunrise Police arrested one of their own employees on six counts of felony grand theft.
Michael Brewer Returns To Court With Judge Ordered EssayDressed in a black shirt and white tie with his grandmother at his side, Michael Brewer was one of the first to show up at drug court in West Palm Beach making sure he was at the hearing that he 'missed' last month.
DEA & Walgreens Settle Dispute Over Oxycodone DistributionThe Drug Enforcement Administration reached a financial settlement with pharmacy giant Walgreens for the company violating rules dealing with the distribution of powerful prescription painkillers.