NYPD Says It Will Stop Testing Cops for Weed, Then Reverses Course

A New York Police Office memo designed general public on Wednesday suggested officers that they would no more time face drug assessments for hashish, though the division quickly reversed class and introduced that screenings for weed would go on although the policy is reviewed. “The New York City Regulation Department has directed the NYPD to […]

Cannabis Laced With Fentanyl Is Not A Thing, Cops & Media Should Stop Scare Tactics

By Joana Scopel Over the earlier two many years, between law enforcement and some anti-hashish media retailers, frightening stories about “fentanyl-laced marijuana” have cropped up in the information although lab testing has under no circumstances confirmed it. Does fentanyl-laced weed even exist? Leafly undertook a 6-month investigation and analyzed promises of fentanyl-laced cannabis. “Many of our audience are healthcare cannabis […]

Maryland Court: Cops Can Stop, Question Someone Who Smells of Pot

Officers in Maryland may prevent and question an specific who smells of hashish, a court docket dominated previous week. In a divided ruling, the state’s Court of Appeals mentioned “the drug’s aroma offers police with ‘reasonable suspicion’ that the man or woman may well have 10 grams or far more, consequently permitting the officers to […]

Four Cops Cleared of Charges in Fatal Shooting of Man Driving Weed Truck

A Siskiyou County, California district lawyer introduced on June 14 that four police officers will be cleared of prices right after shooting and killing a gentleman who drove a truck total of cannabis via a wildfire checkpoint. But about the previous 12 months, witnesses and cops furnished conflicting stories about what occurred that working day, […]

New Zealand Leaders Demand Cops Stop Spraying Chemicals on Cannabis

New Zealand’s not too long ago revived cannabis eradication has gotten out of manage, residents say. A few expanding three weed crops previous February, for occasion, had been obtaining dinner alongside one another when a helicopter flew overhead, spraying substances onto their 3 weed plants that they applied for clinical motives. The software is not […]

These New Jersey Mayors Say ‘No Way’ To Off-Duty Cops Getting High — Here’s Why

By Jelena Martinovic Grownup-use cannabis sales went into effect in New Jersey past Thursday, 17 months immediately after New Jerseyans voted to legalize it. Like other weed enthusiasts, police officers are also welcome to buy and eat leisure marijuana in a single of 13 retail locations run by the seven treatment facilities. Photo by ev via Unsplash As for each a recent memo from performing […]

New Jersey AG Says Cops Can Legally Smoke Weed

A memo issued on Wednesday by acting Attorney Typical Matthew Platkin advises New Jersey regulation enforcement agencies that legislation handed to legalize cannabis past calendar year permits grown ups, including police officers, to order and take in hashish. In his memo, Platkin wrote that law enforcement agencies in the state “may not get any adverse […]

Oklahoma Thieves Impersonate Cops and Raid Several Pot Farms

On March 13, a group of six individuals—donned in believable legislation enforcement gear—furnished a faux research warrant and attempted to raid a Hughes County, Oklahoma health care hashish mature operation in a brazen attack. The next working day, other places were being hit which include a health care cannabis business in Seminole County. More than […]

Super Troopers: Cops In Calgary Authorized To Consume Marijuana Off Duty

By Franca Quarneti, Via El Planteo The Calgary Law enforcement Division in Alberta, Canada, lifted the ban on cannabis use for its officers. In accordance to Industria 420, the use of psychoactive cannabis will only be permitted all through totally free time as very long as it does not interfere with the responsibilities of law enforcement personnel. Speaking to […]

Pair of Cops Booked After Being Caught Smoking Pot in Mississippi

In accordance to a Flowood Law enforcement Office news launch, which was posted on Facebook, two rookie law enforcement officers from the Jackson County Law enforcement Office in Mississippi have been charged with possession of cannabis and paraphernalia following getting caught smoking weed, in the act. The Clarion Ledger initially documented the arrests of the […]