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Amazon Packages Of Garden Stones Are Being Used To Smuggle Meth, Feds Say

According to federal investigators, methamphetamine is being sent around the world disguised as garden rocks via Amazon’s vast global shipping operation. Getty Amazon is working with Homeland Security Investigations to investigate what investigators say is a global narcotics organization shipping methamphetamine under the guise of decorative stones used for gardens and model railroads. The investigation …

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Halloween Should Be Fun, But It Can Also Be Deadly

Between 2016 and 2020, there were 129 drunk driving fatalities on Halloween across the country … [+] night, and in 2020, 56 people were killed in drunk driving accidents. National Road Safety Authority Halloween night is supposed to be fun and maybe even a little scary, but not dangerous. Trick-or-treating, parties, and other celebrations on …

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There is a drug epidemic — just not in Halloween candy

Unfounded drug fears are an annual Halloween tradition. It’s usually local police departments who warn about THC-laced candy, especially in states where recreational marijuana is legal. But now the hysteria is even crazier. Officials warn of the danger of people passing rainbow fentanyl to children. DEA: 36 MILLION DEADLY DOSES OF FENTANYL WERE REMOVED FROM …

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Should you be worried this Halloween about Fentanyl disguised as candy?

RALEIGH, North Carolina — As we approach Halloween, there is conflicting information regarding the risk of candy tampering in light of the increase in the number of “rainbow fentanyl” – a colored version of fentanyl that looks like candy. Fentanyl can be found in formulations including tablets, powder, and even blocks that look like sidewalk …

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Beware of a new trick this Halloween: Fentanyl ‘candy’

NNothing says Halloween like candy corn, carved pumpkins, and kids dressed up in costumes to go trick-or-treating. But this Halloween, sadly, parents will face something far more haunting than ghosts — fentanyl disguised as candy. As of August 2022, the Drug Enforcement Administration and its law enforcement partners have found brightly colored fentanyl and fentanyl …

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Rainbow Fentanyl Halloween Candy: The Latest War on Drugs Myth

In this spooky season there is a new monster in town. On Aug. 30, the Drug Enforcement Agency issued a warning about “rainbow fentanyl” — colorful batches of the powerful synthetic opioid reportedly found in drug busts in 26 states. The alert described it as “a new method used by drug cartels to sell fentanyl …

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No, You Don’t Need to Worry About Drugs in Your Kids’ Halloween Candy. Here’s Why – NBC Boston

Several news reports over the past few weeks have claimed that something called rainbow fentanyl may be lurking in the Halloween candy kids will be picking up this year. And while the substance – fentanyl pills or powder colored with bright dyes – is dangerous, it’s a myth that you might find fentanyl in Halloween …

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No, You Don’t Need to Worry About Drugs in Your Kids’ Halloween Candy. Here’s Why – NBC10 Philadelphia

Several news reports over the past few weeks have claimed that something called rainbow fentanyl may be lurking in the Halloween candy kids will be picking up this year. And while the substance – fentanyl pills or powder colored with bright dyes – is dangerous, it’s a myth that you might find fentanyl in Halloween …

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