Drug trafficking - tag: Law enforcement in the United States

PA man sentenced for drug trafficking violations - The Port Arthur News

4, 2013, charging Barrett with drug trafficking violations. This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Port Arthur Police Department and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Crime Lab and prosecuted by Assistant U.S ...12NewsNow.Com

Clark County man charged with drug trafficking - WHIO

About 11 a.m., the Clark County Sheriff's R.A.N.G.E Task Force executed a search warrant at Gonzalez's apartment in the 3700 block of Woodbury Road as part of a monthlong drug trafficking investigation, according to a release from the sheriff's office.WDTNNew Carlisle News

This is insane: A Texas man is facing the death penalty for defending his home with deadly force

The intruders turned out to be members of a SWAT team composed of Killeen police and state organized crime investigative officers who were serving a warrant based on tips from an informant that there was drug trafficking going on in the residence.

A Free Pass for Drug Traffickers at Sea

Narcotics seizures such as these highlight a disturbing trend in drug trafficking. Over the past four years, drug trafficking from Afghanistan has increasingly used a southern route, traveling through Pakistan and Iran by land and then by sea for delivery ...

Local drug unit busy with busts

29. The St. Albert RCMP drug unit is always looking for tips and information on drug trafficking activity in the city. Residents can report such activity to the local detachment’s drug line at 780-460-DRUG (3784).

Sheriffs in Southwest: The Border Is 'Spiraling Out of Control'

The statement makes nine recommendations calling for collaboration between federal, local, and tribal law enforcement, including $1.1 billion for a justice assistance grant, $280 million in funding for high-intensity drug trafficking areas, $100 million ...

Traffic stop in Maine leads to drug bust

GRAY, Maine (AP) — A Massachusetts woman is facing drug charges in Maine after a police officer pulled her over for speeding and found hundreds of oxycodone pills in the vehicle. Police say a Cumberland County sheriff's deputy pulled over 36-year-old ...

Authorities arrest 22 in drug sweep - Arkansas News

LITTLE ROCK — State and federal law enforcement agencies arrested 23 people Tuesday in connection with an alleged drug trafficking operation based in Little Rock. All but three of the arrests occurred in Little Rock, according to a joint news release ...

With a Medical Marijuana Vote in Florida Just Around the Corner, the Fed Up ... - Marketwired (press release)

In a recent article on the pro-legalization website http://www.tokesignals.com/new-music-video-blasts-drug-war-out-of-the-wa... (Toke Signals with Steve Elliot) Ellen says, "The Drug Wars are a political joke and have hurt and unjustly incarcerated ...

Felixstowe: Five arrested after huge haul of heroin found at port

“Working with our colleagues at the NCA we are determined to do all we can to stop drug traffickers. Those convicted of drug importation offences face considerable prison sentences.” Criminal investigations launched as a result of Border Force seizures ...

Evans residents facing drug charges - Alexandria Town Talk

Two Evans residents are facing drug and other charges after their vehicle was spotted Friday night crossing the center line of La. Highway 111 twice, according to the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office. Vernon Narcotics Task Force Criminal Patrol deputies ...

Evans residents facing drug charges - Alexandria Town Talk

Two Evans residents are facing drug and other charges after their vehicle was spotted Friday night crossing the center line of La. Highway 111 twice, according to the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office. Vernon Narcotics Task Force Criminal Patrol deputies ...

Judge postpones sentencing for drug kingpin, former sheriff's commander

McALLEN — Sentencing for 11 men involved in a drug trafficking ring that eventually brought down former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Treviño is postponed until Nov. 13, according to court documents. Drug kingpin Tomas “El Gallo” Gonzalez, former ...

What's on Your Economic Radar Screen? - Forbes

That might explain why Mexico is booming, despite the negative impact of the drug wars going on down there. Further, there is now not that much difference in manufacturing costs between China and the US . Why not bring that manufacturing home – which ...

Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Two arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. At 9:32 p.m., two Carson City women were arrested on suspicion of felony drug charges after a traffic stop at Sherman Lane and Kit Sierra Loop.

Valley pair face drug charges after AZ rave party

A Glendale man and a Scottsdale woman are facing drug charges after a large outdoor party near Wilhoit. Everett Dunlap, 24, is being held on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs for sale, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and other charges.

Group in Brazil Wants Community Work Not Prison for Petty Drug Traffickers

As part of the debate on violence reduction in Brazil, NGO Sou da Paz (I'm for Peace) Institute launched a campaign, which puts forward alternative penalties for carrying a small amount of drugs. On its website, the institute presents data showing that ...

Legalize drugs - The Tennessean

The illegal drug industry is a multibillion industry that fuels drug wars in Latin America and anti-American activities worldwide. Whether it is marijuana, cocaine, opium, or meth, when we buy an illegal drug we pay the terrorists. We spend billions ...

Market Strategist John Mauldin - What's On Your Radar Screen? - GuruFocus.com

That might explain why Mexico is booming, despite the negative impact of the drug wars going on down there. Further, there is now not that much difference in manufacturing costs between China and the US . Why not bring that manufacturing home – which ...

Former judge gets 40 years in Arkansas drug case

LITTLE ROCK -- A former northeast Arkansas judge was sentenced to 40 years in prison on drug charges Friday after prosecutors accused him of killing a co-defendant who had agreed to testify against him. Get started in less than 60 seconds. Pick a plan ...