FILE - In this March 4, 2012 file photo, Russell Brand arrives to Amnesty International's "Secret Policeman's Ball" in New York. New Orleans police have issued an arrest warrant for actor Russell Brand on a charge of simple criminal damage to property valued at $700. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file)
April 24, 2012 8:03:25 AM PDT
LONDON (AP) -April 24, 2012 --
Comedian Russell Brand says "love and compassion" are the key to weaning addicts off drugs.