Tag Archives: Drug

Colorado pot legalization could open doors for cartels

By Jack Minor –   Supporters of legalizing marijuana have argued that one of the benefits is that it would lower crime by putting suppliers out of business, however they failed to realize that those profiting from the illicit drug … Continue reading

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Local doctor warns Greeley residents of danger from contaminated drugs

A Colorado psychiatrist and talk show host has been warning people that generic  drugs from some foreign sources are having dangerous reactions in patients due to lack quality control standards by manufacturers.   Dr. Russell Johnson, a psychiatrist in Greeley, … Continue reading

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Evans collects 150 lbs. of expired prescription drugs

by Jack Minor –   Working in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Agency, the Evans Police and Fire Departments were able to collect a large supply of potentially dangerous controlled substances from area residents last weekend. The DEA established the … Continue reading

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Ella Mae Freauff

  December 24, 1924 ~ April 8, 2011   Ella Mae Freauff formerly of Johnstown died Friday, April 8, 2011 in Ft. Collins.  She was born on December 24, 1924 in Longmont, to Conrad and Edith (Kaiser) Lesser.   In … Continue reading

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Mexican Drug Guns Coming from Central America Not US Sources

By Mike Bauman Recent claims by Mexican President Calderone, then parroted by members of the US Congress and  President Obama, have widely claimed that the vast majority of firearms used by the murderous criminal  cartel members in Mexico originated in … Continue reading

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Greeley woman held on $300,000 bond after selling meth

The Weld County Drug Task Force conducted a month-long investigation of  46-year-old Greeley resident, Katy Mossberg, who allegedly sold methamphetamines on several occasions in the last month. The sales were conducted at Mossberg’s residence located in the 2400 block of … Continue reading

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Selling meth gets Greeley woman 10 years

By Jack Minor A Greeley woman was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Monday morning for possessing and selling methamphetamine. The Weld county Drug Task Force conducted several undercover sting operations at the home of Sherlyle Holliman. After obtaining … Continue reading

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38 people in custody after a two year large scale investigation involving Greeley gang members

By Vanessa Dominguez Tuesday afternoon the Greeley Police Department announced the successful completion of a two year long investigation and subsequent arrests of violent gang members and their associates with ties to a massive drug operation in Mexico. The investigation … Continue reading

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Government agency says Mexican Mafia in Greeley

By Mike Conners The National Drug Intelligence Center has included Greeley on its list of 200 U.S. cities with the presence of Mexican drug trafficking organizations. These drug trafficking organizations are becoming more deadly, especially along the U.S. border. This … Continue reading

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Prescription drug abuse fair to be held at UNC

by Jack Minor, for The Greeley Gazette The Center for Peer Education will be holding a prescription drug abuse fair at UNC next week. The fair which is called Prescribe this will be held on Tuesday, April 27 from  11-1pm … Continue reading

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Greeley police arrest teen selling guns, cocaine

by Jack Minor, for The Greeley Gazette A 15 year old male armed with was arrested by Greeley police on several counts of distribution of drugs. The Weld county Drug Task Force, assisted by the North Colorado Drug Task Force … Continue reading

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