Auburn Grad & Former DEA Agent Releases New Novel

Scott Nickerson Joined David Lamb to Discuss "The Informants".

Scott Nickerson is a local author who recently returned to Alabama after spending more than a decade with the DEA in California. Nickerson recently joined David Lamb on Alabama News Rising to discuss “The Informants”. Categories: East Alabama, News, News Video Tags: Alabama, author, Crime Fiction, DEA, drama, Novel, Wetumpka

Alabamians Can Drop Off their Expired or Unused Prescription Drugs for ‘National Drug Take Back Day’

October 23 is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The American Medical Association found that Alabama physicians have reduced the number of opioid prescriptions by 38% since 2011, with the number of opioid prescriptions in Alabama dropping for 7 consecutive years. Alabama physicians and pharmacists have partnered up to encourage Alabamians to safely dispose of their expired, unused, and unwanted…

18th Annual Drug Take Back Event in Montgomery

The Attorney General’s Office, DEA, and Montgomery police held it’s 18th annual drug take back event Saturday. People were encouraged to drop off any old or unused prescription medicines. These items were boxed and will be destroyed by the local DEA. There were 10 active sites in Montgomery County. Last year, more than 2 million pounds of medicines were destroyed….

Montgomery Doctor Charged with Unlawful Distribution of Controlled Substance Released on Bond

IMG_3164 IMG_3162 IMG_3166 Woodmere Bust The doctor arrested during the execution of a search warrant at Montgomery doctor’s office made his initial court appearance in front of Judge Susan Walker on Thursday, June 23. Dr. D’livro Beauchamp arrested Wednesday, June 22 at Obelisk Healthcare faces Unlawful Distribution of Controlled Substance charges. DEA agents served the warrant and made the arrest….

Doctor Identified in Montgomery Pill Mill Investigation

IMG_3164 IMG_3162 IMG_3166 Woodmere Bust The Drug Enforcement Administration executed a search warrant at a doctor’s office in Montgomery. The U.S. Attorney’s Office – Middle District of Alabama confirmed to Alabama News Network that it happened in the 4700 block of Woodmere Blvd at Obelisk Healthcare. DEA agents arrested Dr. D’livro Beauchamp on Wednesday, June 22. He is now in…

Montgomery Physician Arrested in Raid

Dr. Richard Stehl is arrested.

Armed DEA Agents raided the Montgomery family medicine practice of Doctor Richard Stehl  as well as his home this morning and left with materials. Stehl faces charges of illegally distributing controlled substances. A court hearing is set for Monday morning. He operated Healthcare on demand on Winton M. Blount Loop near Taylor Road. Categories: Montgomery Metro, News Tags: DEA, Dr….

DEA Hopes to Loosen Laws on Marijuana

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is trying to change the laws around marijuana. While there are no major plans to legalize the drug, the type of crime might be changing. Currently, marijuana – both medicinal and recreational – is considered a Schedule I drug. The DEA defines these drugs as “drugs with no currently accepted medical use and a high…