Seven in Brunswick arrested for opioid trafficking

Release: Heroin, fentanyl trafficking targeted in Operation Jumps Start, with seven indicted on federal charges Multi-agency investigation centered on Glynn, McIntosh counties BRUNSWICK, GA:  Seven people have been charged in a drug trafficking conspiracy in…

Drug Arrests in Banks County

Release: Commerce, GA (January 15, 2021) - On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021, Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office agents, along with Banks County Sheriff’s Office deputies executed a search warrant at the Howard Johnson Hotel Room 237…

Operation Sandy Bottom leads to 48 arrests in…

Release: Investigation of drug trafficking conspiracy indicts 48 defendants, including three prison guards Operation targeted violent gang members in Coffee County area WAYCROSS, GA:  Nearly 50 people have been indicted in a drug trafficking investigation…

Rubbing alcohol recalled for methanol contamination

Release: Essaar Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Rubbing Alcohol Contaminated with Methanol Company Announcement Date: January 04, 2021FDA Publish Date: January 04, 2021Product Type: DrugsReason for Announcement: Contaminated with MethanolCompany Name: Essaar Inc.Brand Name: Soho FreshProduct Description: 70% Rubbing Alcohol Company…

Drug arrest made in Valdosta

Release: On January 2, 2021, at approximately 1:17 am, a patrol officer with Valdosta Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the 2200 block East Hill Avenue. The passenger, later identified as Dennis Meyer Jr…

29 charged in Savannah drug network bust

Release: Nearly three dozen Savannah-area defendants charged in drug trafficking indictment in Operation Deadlier Catch Investigation targeted cocaine, heroin, crack, and marijuana distribution SAVANNAH, GA:  A total of 29 defendants face multiple federal felony charges…

Georgia DDS receives grant for Alcohol and Drug…

Release: GA Department of Driver Services (DDS) Receives New Grant Funding DECEMBER 10, 2020 Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Spencer R. Moore recently announced the receipt of a grant award of $51,782.88 from…