A 47-year-old woman is facing DUI and drug charges in connection to a crash Thursday in the area of Second Avenue North and North 22nd Street.
Without going through treatment court, 32-year-old Richie Jackson said she would “definitely” not be be reunited with her kids.
A man who bonded out of jail after recently being charged with felony theft and meth possession is facing additional charges after some Billings residents reportedly woke early Wednesday morning to find him in their home.
A 25-year-old man made an initial court appearance Wednesday on charges alleging he was dealing methamphetamine from a Billings hotel and reached speeds of up 100 mph, through a school zone, while fleeing police on a motorcycle.
A 52-year-old woman — who prosecutors say attacked another woman with a stun gun during a home invasion — pleaded guilty Monday to charges that she broke into three homes in November and December 2013.
It’s taken about a year for Brittney Boswell, 24, to kick an intravenous methamphetamine addiction that has plagued her since May 27, 2012.
Law enforcement officials and treatment providers are seeing an increase in meth use, a specter that fuels other crimes and brings devastation to the lives of addicts and those who fall victim to their sometimes violent and unpredictable behavior.
On a recent Monday afternoon, Billings Police Officer Matt Frank pulled over an 18-year-old driver on Main Street.
A collection of photos relating to the growth of meth use in Billings over the past 12-18 months.
A federal judge sentenced the leader of an interstate drug ring to 20 years in prison Friday for his role in a major trafficking operation that stretched from western Washington to the Bakken oil fields of the Northern Plains.
At least twelve other defendants in Montana linked by authorities to alleged ringleader Robert Farrell Armstrong have been sentenced. Five more have been convicted and are awaiting sentencing.
Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito talks about the growing number of meth cases in Yellowstone County during an interview on Aug. 26.
Billings Police Officer Seth Foster holds up small plastic bags of methamphetamine confiscated during a traffic stop on Main Street in Billings on Aug. 25, 2014.
Billings Police Officer Seth Foster uses a NIK kit to field test a white crystalline substance confiscated during a traffic stop on Main Street in Billings on Aug. 25, 2014. The liquids in the kit combine with the white substance and turn blue, indicating the presence of methamphetamine.
Billings Police Officer Jim Nyquist praises his K9 Recon for identifying that a suspect's car contained illegal drugs during a traffic stop on Main Street in Billings on Aug. 25, 2014.
Billings Police K9 Recon demonstrates the signal for detecting illegal drugs in a vehicle during a traffic stop on Main Street in Billings on Aug. 25, 2014.
Billings Police Officer Seth Foster pours a tiny amount of suspected methamphetamine into a NIK kit, a field test used to detect the drug, during a traffic stop on Main Street in Billings on Aug. 25, 2014.
BUTTE — A Butte mother accused of giving birth in June while high on methamphetamine will return to Montana on Friday to face her felony charges.
A man is facing charges that he kicked a dresser into his girlfriend on Saturday and then bit a Billings officer who responded to the incident.
BUTTE — A monthlong search for a Butte mother and her newborn is over. Police say they have arrested Michelle Renee Yallup, and the baby boy is safe.