FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

The Law Officer's Pocket Manual - Bloomberg BNA
This handy 4" x 6" spiral-bound manual offers examples showing how rules are...

Top News

Drug-Kingpin Granny Arrested In Okla.

April 17, 2012  | 

Authorities believe a 73-year-old Oklahoma grandmother is responsible for as much as 40% of the marijuana trafficking in the northeast section of the state.

When Craig County Sheriff's deputies arrested Darlene Mayes, they found 4 pounds of marijuana, two pistols and $221,550 in cash in a sack with the drugs. An additional $53,020 was located in the back seat of a vehicle, and Mayes had a substantial amount of cash on her person, reports the Tulsa World.

Deputies and Vinita Police officers raided Mayes' family farm at 6:45 a.m. on April 9. Mayes is a former Department of Human Services worker.


Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

Frank @ 4/18/2012 3:34 AM

Depends are expensive!See what happens when the Government starts cutting back on benefits for Seniors. They just could't leave SSI alone. Now we have another demographic group to deal with.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Video: Officer on YouTube Replies to Bombing Suspect's Family's Criticism of Law Enforcement
The family said it was "outraged by the behavior of the law enforcement officials who held...
AZ Officer Dies of Medical Event Following Foot Pursuit
A 58-year-old El Mirage, AZ, police officer died Tuesday after experiencing a medical...
Suspect Shot, Killed at End of Seattle Pursuit
Officers pursued as the man started firing a weapon at them, leading them to Magnuson Park...
Chicago Police Union Official Says Lawyers Using City Council as "Blank Check" Over Wrongful Convictions
Fraternal Order of Police Vice President Martin Preib spoke during the public comment...
LAPD Officer Struck by Vehicle, Seriously Injured at Traffic Stop
The officer was conducting a traffic stop on the freeway when he was struck by another...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
Police Magazine