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Snarky_2 - Emanuel pushes for decriminalizing marijuana statewide - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
there are as many reasons to avoid this as to pass this suggestion from Rahm. The problem is the other drugs that are so much worse. Let the police focus on the dealers and growers and prosecute them for Tax Evasion as they did Al Capone....
UJacks1 - Emanuel pushes for decriminalizing marijuana statewide - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Rahm, to quote you, "It doesn't make sense" to have a no gun zone in Chicago yet you have guns all over the place. Why not mind your business in Chicago and fix the illegal gun problem? Doesn't Illinois have empty prisons? So, reduce overcrowding by moving prisoners into them. The state apparently has millions to spend on overtime within the prison system, instead of overtime, spend the money…
UJacks1 - Some neighbors not happy with Madonna House - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The city can solve this with "spot zoning" -- hey, they do it all over town!!
qfingers - QPD nabs 66 in latest STEP detail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The guy in that video wasn't quite in the right...he should have answered the simple question "is this your current address" since it is a perfectly valid question in determining your compliance with registration laws. He didn't need to jump to the "am I being detained" until after his docs were checked which would've prevented the response he got. 625 ILCS 5/18b-103.1) (from Ch. 95…
qfingers - Some neighbors not happy with Madonna House - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And the property next door at 401 S 12th was just transferred to Madonna House (it's on the most recent property transfer list). So now they'll have two buildings. That's not likely to make things better unless they keep it strictly residential and for the support of the residents. I have donated (and been) to Madonna House too and I must agree that operating an open food pantry there…

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Investigators found over 500 shake-and-bake containers on the property

Drug investigators in Quincy have uncovered what was described as one of the largest methamphetamine operations seen in the city.

After a month and half long investigation, officers with the West Central Illinois Drug Task Force along with the Adams County Special Response Team raided a home at 412 Spruce St. in Quincy Monday around 9:45 am.

Authorities found over 500 bottles used in the production of "shake and bake" methamphetemine. According to Illinois State Police Master Sergeant Pat Frazier, one bottle is the equivalent of one batch of methamphetemine.

"The amount of stuff we seized was out of the ordinary. This was a shake and bake operation and there was evidence of numerous shake and bakes. We actually had to have a truck come to help us deal with it because it's more than we can deal with locally," Frazier said.

Two individuals were home at the time of the raid and were taken into custody.

31 year old Field M. Wolf and 34 year old Christina Rife were arrested and charged with unlawful participation in meth production and meth waste.

They are lodged in the Adams County Jail.

The Quincy Police Department and the Meth Response Team also assisted in the investigation.


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