#crystal methamphetamine

Friday, September 04, 2020
$4 Million In New Federal Funds To Help Hawai‘i Respond to Meth Crisis, Opioid Misuse
The state of Hawai‘i will receive more than $4 million in new federal funding to help respond to methamphetamine and opioid misuse. In 2016, Hawai‘i had 6.8 meth-related deaths per 100,000 residents — three times the national rate.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Search of Ha‘ikū Home Nets Arrest, 1.2 Pounds of Meth Found
Vice Division Narcotics Unit officers executed search warrants on Bronsen Rodrigues, 33, at his residence in Haʻikū. His bail was set at $150,000, cash only.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Search of Pukalani Home Nets Two Arrests on Drug Charges
Two people, 31 year old Kapua Harrell and 35 year old Sherron Falces, were both arrested for multiple narcotics offenses.
Friday, July 13, 2018
Four Arrests in Kamuela Drug Bust
Hawaiʻi Island police arrested four individuals after executing a search warrant at a home in Kamuela on Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018.
Friday, December 09, 2016
Investigation: Large Shipment of Illegal Drugs Destined for Kona
Police on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, recovered approximately six pounds of suspected crystal methamphetamine from a package intended for the Kona side of Hawaiʻi Island.
Monday, February 23, 2015
7.7 Pounds of Meth Found in Hilo Drug Bust
During the bust, police say they recovered 7.75 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, paraphernalia associated with the distribution of meth, an unregistered handgun, two unregistered rifles and $5,700 in cash.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Maui Students Named to Meth Project Teen Advisory Council
King Kekaulike High School eleventh grader, Sarah Salemi and Baldwin High School senior McKayla Wandell were the lone Maui representatives selected for the group.
Monday, February 07, 2011
2 Hilo Women Arrested on Drug Charges related to ICE
Big Island police arrested two Hilo women on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 for drug related offenses. Authorities recovered more than 5 grams of ice
Monday, October 18, 2010
Maui Police confiscate $86,000 in Crystal Meth during Pukalani Drug bust
By Wendy Osher Maui Police have arrested a Pukalani man on drug charges after searching a vehicle and his home last week.  Tracy Ibara, 46, was arrested on Tuesday, October 12 when police executed a search warrant on a Ford Ranger pickup truck he was operating. Authorities confiscated 287 grams of crystal methamphetamine or ice […]
Thursday, October 14, 2010
3 arrests made and $661,000 worth of ice and cocaine recovered in Haiku drug bust
By Wendy Osher Maui police arrested three people and recovered more than 2,000 grams (4.6 pounds) of crystal methamphetamine worth an estimated street value of more than $627,000 during a drug bust in Haiku last week.  Police executed a search warrant on a Haiku home at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, October 7, 2010.  There, they arrested […]
Wednesday, August 04, 2010
Three people arrested in Hawaii Island meth bust
Big Island police arrested three people during a meth bust early Monday morning.  Puna police recovered 52 grams of crystal methamphetamine or ice, approximately $1,800 in cash, and drug paraphernalia including glass pipes, a digital scale and re-sealable plastic bags, during a search of a vehicle on Pahoa Village Road.  30-year-old Joshua Kaahu of Honolulu […]
Monday, August 03, 2009
The Hawaii Meth Project will hold a community prevention forum in Kahului on Maui on August 5, 2009. The nonprofit organization launched a hard-hitting island media campaign last month aimed at reducing first time methamphetamine use.  The forum will feature discussion with local leaders, information on prevention efforts and an overview of its volunteer program.  […]