marijuana

Pot bust made at El Dorado Hills home

Officials discovered a large and elaborate marijuana grow in an El Dorado Hills home Monday and arrested one occupant. Officers from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office and Cal ...

Law enforcement destroys more than $25 million of marijuana

Authorities found more than $25 million worth of marijuana plants during a Wednesday raid of several gardens in the Stumpy Meadows area off Wentworth Springs Road. Members of var ...

Major marijuana growing operation shuttered

Federal and local authorities were able to shut down a major illegal marijuana growing operation in El Dorado and Nevada counties after investigating property sales in numerous Nor ...

Sheriff, caregivers want pot-law conflict ended

Cautious optimism is had by El Dorado County Sheriff Jeff Neves and by local medical-marijuana caregivers that a recent U.S. Supreme Court action will help end the conflict between ...

Cops: Arches Drive drug house stole electricity, faked an infant resident

Piracy of electricity at a suspected El Dorado Hills drug-factory house and a spooky subterfuge to suggest a young family lived there marked a marijuana operation busted Tuesday on ...

DEA hits three suspected pot-growing houses in EDC

Linked drug raids in El Dorado County today broke up sophisticated indoor marijuana-growing operations. Federal agents struck in El Dorado Hills at 349 Arches Ave., in Cameron Par ...

Latrobe pot site closed in big state raid

An informant inside a marijuana-grow operation with a crop near Latrobe Road helped authorities jail 21 people in five counties July 30. Two suspects are held without bail in El ...