A 38-year-old Helena man was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison for meth trafficking and firearms charges.
The program is called TRUST, for TReatment of Users of STimulants.
Alberto Escareno-Sanchez, 27, of Sunnyside, Washington, pleaded guilty in March to possession with intent to distribute meth. He was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.
Rape and kidnapping charges were dropped against a 39-year-old Helena man following his arraignment in district court.
The focus of the conversation was on rapidly increasing crime rates, drugs like methamphetamine, heroin and fentanyl and the impacts those crimes have on the community.
James Moe McPhail, 35, plead guilty on March 4 to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute meth.
Zarin Jon Richerson, 30, of Helena, is charged with felony meth possession, misdemeanor DUI (first offense) and misdemeanor driving with a sus…
The seized meth has street value of up to $1.2 million.
A statement on a 228-kilogram (502.6 pound) seizure of methamphetamine on the Canadian border by Ben Tame, Director, Southern Alberta and Sout…
A new survey of meth users in Montana suggests most first tried the drug as adolescents, with approximately half of the respondents beginning between ages 10 and 16.
Hosted by Missoula science teacher Mike Crockett, the video is designed to be a free, one-click tool for teachers, homeschool parents and other educators both in the classroom and in remote settings.
A Bigfork man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison and five years of supervised release after he was convicted of methamphetamine trafficking in northern Montana, authorities said.
Billings law enforcement officials suggested Friday that increased substance abuse during the COVID-19 pandemic will affect schools and students.
A Florida man accused of trafficking 78 pounds of meth into Montana, the largest amount of meth seen in a single traffic stop in the state, pleaded guilty Wednesday to possession with intent to distribute meth.
Methamphetamine use, a driver of violent crime locally, grew in Montana during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic, a laboratory company suggested.
A 18-year-old Helena woman was arrested on suspicion of meth possession.
A 43-year-old Helena woman was arrested on suspicion of possessing multiple different types of drugs.
Prosecutors alleged the defendant led a methamphetamine and heroin trafficking ring that brought drugs from California to Montana.
A Billings man convicted of trafficking meth into the region from California was sentenced to more than two decades in prison on Thursday.
A Billings man was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison after agents found six pounds of methamphetamine and guns in a Billings motel room.