Drug trafficking - tag: Law enforcement in the United States

Area deputies search for suspect; arrest one on drug charges - The Daily Iberian

FOUR CORNERS — The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office got two suspects out of an armed robbery investigation this month, though only one was related to the crime at hand. Traci Landry, public information officer for the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office ...

Amputee demolishes GSU drug trafficking charge

BELIZE CITY--A Belize City man and his common-law wife who were facing charges of drug trafficking and possession of a controlled drug managed to beat the drug trafficking charge, which carries a minimum fine of $10,000 along with a mandatory 3-year prison ...

100 people nabbed for drug offences, with $10,000 worth of drugs seized

The drug offenders included at least two suspected drug traffickers. The drug haul included 108g of heroin, 4g of 'Ice', and other tablets such as 'Ecstasy' and Erimin-5 tablets, the bureau said in a news release on Friday afternoon. The operation was ...

More Mexicans See Gang Presence in 2014

The high-profile kidnapping has resulted in nationwide protests calling for justice for the students. The incident upset the Southern region's previous reputation as a relative safe haven in Mexico's drug war. While one in five Mexicans in the Southern ...

7 Suspected Drug Smugglers Arrested in San Simeon - KEYT

Around 3:30 a.m. Sheriff's deputies saw a white Dodge full size panel van in the San Simeon area, which has been the location of maritime smuggling activity. The deputies followed the vehicle and upon observing a vehicle code violation they stopped it ...

Search For Suspect's Girlfriend Lands Drug Charges Against Four - Greeneville Sun

Four people were charged Tuesday with drug possession and other offenses as an investigation by sheriff's deputies took an unexpected turn. Deputy Ben Stewart said in a report that he was taking a suspect in a case to a Highland Park address to speak ...

Highly-publicised police raids do not cut drug harm, NSW study finds

"What is more important than the quantity of drugs seized is the fear and loathing that you create amongst drug traffickers of being caught and being put in prison. "They won't get involved unless the profits are huge and that ends up being passed to drug ...

Neighbors' concerns lead to two arrests in New Port Richey subdivision

Deputies found guns, drugs and stolen property at the residence. Tabitha Parrent and Steven Kelley, who were renting the home, were arrested on drug charges. The sheriff’s office is still trying to track down the homeowner who lives in California and has ...

Uruguay pushes back start of marijuana sale in pharmacies

The reform is being followed closely across Latin America where the legalization or decriminalization of some narcotics is increasingly viewed as a better way to end the violence spawned by drug trafficking than the U.S.-led "war on drugs." Uruguay is one ...

3 from Talladega facing drug charges

Three Talladega residents are facing felony drug charges following an investigation into an unrelated incident. Jerry Lee Quinn, 62, was charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana in the second degree and possession of drug ...

Organization advocates for marijuana reform - UTA The Shorthorn

Mike McCord said in an email. Additionally, there were two more arrests since Nov. 19 for possession of marijuana, according to the UTA Police crime log. Tucker said the drug wars have caused more problems. “The drug war is not cost-effective,” he said.

2 men sentenced in Oklahoma drug trafficking case - kjrh.com

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A federal prosecutor says two leaders of a drug trafficking organization have been sentenced to federal prison on a variety of charges, including possession with the intent to distribute 15 kilograms or more of methamphetamine.Skiatookjournal (subscription)

Two sentenced in Tulsa in drug trafficking case - Tulsa World

A federal prosecutor says two leaders of a drug trafficking organization have been sentenced to federal prison on a variety of charges, including possession with the intent to distribute 15 kilograms or more of methamphetamine. U.S. Attorney Danny C.Skiatookjournal (subscription)

Five arrested in Adairville drug bust - News-Democrat & Leader

While serving a bench warrant on Monday, the Logan County Sheriff's Department made a substantial drug bust that resulted in the arrest of five individuals. On Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, Logan County Sheriff Wallace Whittaker and deputy Kyler Harvey went ...

2 men sentenced in Oklahoma drug trafficking case

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - A federal prosecutor says two leaders of a drug trafficking organization have been sentenced to federal prison on a variety of charges, including possession with the intent to distribute 15 kilograms or more of methamphetamine.

Two drug gang leaders sentenced for meth conspiracy, other offenses

TULSA, Okla. – Two leaders of a drug trafficking organization were sentenced in United States District Court for drug conspiracy and possession with the intent to distribute 15 kilograms or more of methamphetamine; maintaining drug-involved premises ...

2 men sentenced in Oklahoma drug trafficking case

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- A federal prosecutor says two leaders of a drug trafficking organization have been sentenced to federal prison on a variety of charges, including possession with the intent to distribute 15 kilograms or more of methamphetamine.

20 people arrested in Baker County drug bust - ActionNewsJax.com

20 people are in custody and the hunt is on for six more as part of a drug operation the Baker County Sheriff's Office announced Monday evening. Deputies say to get all the drugs off the street, they started operation Angry Bird and found 27 people ...

Yorkville drug bust found neglected dog, weapon - Utica Observer Dispatch

Yorkville drug bust found neglected dog, weapon. The Oneida County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at a business in Yorkville on Friday, Nov. 14, deputies said. Investigators conducted an investigation into narcotic activity at ...

Yorkville drug bust found neglected dog, weapon - Utica Observer Dispatch

Yorkville drug bust found neglected dog, weapon. The Oneida County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at a business in Yorkville on Friday, Nov. 14, deputies said. Investigators conducted an investigation into narcotic activity at ...