Crimestoppers is asking for information on individuals or groups that are selling or providing illegal dangerous drugs, such as Methamphetamines (Meth), Marijuana, Heroin, prescription medication or any other illegal drug in the Bakken area, especially in the Richland County area.  Law enforcement has report that there is an increase in the amount of illegal drug activity that is happening in our area.  The sale and use of Meth is on a dramatic increase and it is effecting many that are using it.  Those under the influence of Meth often become agitated and feel “wired.”  Their behavior becomes unpredictable.  They may be friendly and calm one moment, angry and terrified the next.  Some are compelled to repeat meaningless tasks: others pick at imaginary bugs on their skin.

Please contact Crimestoppers if you have any information on those distributing dangerous illegal drugs in our area.  It is known that illegal drug activities lead to other crimes and problems in personal and family life.  So, help us keep our community a safe place to live, work, and raise our children.

The new Richland County Crimestoppers restarted only a few months ago has already paid individuals providing information to law enforcement that led to the arrest of those committing crimes in Richland County. 

It’s working!

As with any investigation it is possible that a member of the public have seen or heard something that may assist investigators with the investigation of this matter. Crimestoppers believes that someone may have information on the person or persons selling illegal dangerous drugs.  If you have knowledge of information on this case or any crime, contact CRIMESTOPPERS by calling 433-6666 Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM. You can also contact Crimestoppers in Richland County by going to our New Crimestoppers website at then going to Submit a Web Tip or by texting the code “CSRC plus your message to: 274637 (CRIMES).

Check the Wanted Person section of the Richland County Crimestoppers website  each week for those wanted in Richland County.  At least one new entry will be posted each week with photo if available.  Crimestoppers is asking for information that would help lead to the arrest of those that have an active warrants in Richland County.

Remember: As with all Crimestoppers tips, calls are not recorded and the call will remain confidential. You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.00 for information concerning this case or any other serious crime.