September 01, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Meth Lab Numbers Stil Rising in City

Since the beginning of the week, the SPD has made eight arrests involving meth production at 2135 N Roosevelt and 2650 N Barnes apt C2.

Meth labs are still on the rise for 2011 and the SPD continues to come in contact with an increased number of labs throughout Springfield. To view a map of meth labs in Springfield, go to http://gismaps.springfieldmo.gov/meth to see if a lab has been found in your area.

The SPD would like to ask anyone who suspects a neighbor of the production of meth to contact the SPD at 869-TIPS. Your call can be anonymous. Some of the signs of meth production include:

Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Maj. Kevin Routh

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd