Drug trafficking - tag: Law enforcement in the United States

Drug Charges To Be Dismissed Against Sheriff's Officers - KJZZ

Prosecutors are seeking to dismiss drug charges against three former Maricopa County Sheriff's officers, who are accused of being part of a cartel-connected drug smuggling ring. The dismissal request is in response to the recent discovery that a ...Oroville Mercury Register

Carroll man arrested & held in Montgomery Co. jail on drug charges

Montgomery County-- Chuck Morris of KMA-Land Radio is reporting, “A Carroll man is in the Montgomery County jail following his early Tuesday morning arrest on drug charges. The Montgomery County Sheriff's office reports deputies made a traffic stop ...

Former deputy waives preliminary hearing

GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) - A former Leflore County deputy sheriff facing federal drug trafficking charges has waived a preliminary hearing scheduled for Tuesday in federal court in Oxford. Federal prosecutors say Mark Head is charged with one count of ...

Woman Suspected of Ingesting Crack Cocaine Dies in Custody of PCSO

Deputies arrested April Rollison in Babson Park along with three other people on drug charges Dec. 16, according to the Sheriff's Office. During a body scan at the Polk County Jail, deputies found that two items were in her vagina and took her to Bartow ...

British Hovercraft Join Jungle Drug War

The U.S. has poured about 8.7 billion dollars into the country since 1999 to help fight drug traffickers and Marxist-led guerrillas. Colombian anti-narcotic agents deal severe blow to drug traffickers after finding and destroying dozens of makeshift drug ...

Woman Suspected of Ingesting Crack Cocaine Dies in Custody of PCSO

Polk deputies arrested April Rollison in Babson Park on drug charges Dec. 16, according a Sheriff’s Office news release. During a body scan at the Polk County Jail , deputies found there were two items in her vagina and took her to Bartow Regional ...

Carroll man faces Montgomery County drug charges - KMAland

(Red Oak) -- A Carroll man is in the Montgomery County jail following his early Tuesday morning arrest on drug charges. The Montgomery County Sheriff's office reports deputies made a traffic stop around 2:20 a.m. at the intersection of 250th Street and ...

Joliet Blotter: Drug Trafficking, DUI, Domestic Battery - Patch.com

Totalny Matthews, 38, of the 400 block of Washington Street, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of possession of cannabis and resisting a peace officer, police said. Djuan Mays, 33, of the 700 ...

Police: Fugitive killed Florida officer

According to the Florida Department of Corrections, Parilla served more than two years in prison for several offenses, including drug charges, and was released in March. He was listed as a fugitive for violating his probation. It wasn't immediately clear ...

Authorities: Fugitive who killed Florida police officers didn't want to return to prison

According to the Florida Department of Corrections, Parilla served more than two years in prison for several offences, including drug charges, and was released in March. He was listed as a fugitive for violating his probation. It wasn't immediately clear ...

Florida suspect shot police officer then ran him over

According to the Florida Department of Corrections, Parilla served more than two years in prison for several offenses, including drug charges, and was released in March. He was listed as a fugitive for violating his probation. It wasn't immediately clear ...

Prison system, personnel should be changed

Many countries in the world, particularly those in Asia and the Middle East, put to death drug traffickers. Even just drug couriers are executed in the Middle East. Because drugs are so dangerous and victimize many innocent young people. Because there is ...

Arizona prosecutor's mistake may cost charges against former deputy accused of drug smuggling

A former Arizona sheriff's deputy accused of double-crossing police by working for a drug trafficking ring may face fewer charges because of prosecutors' mistakes. Prosecutors failed to file an application to wiretap former deputy Alfredo Navarrette's ...

Traffic stop leads to home search, arrest on drug charges

A Friday night traffic enforcement stop led to a search warrant that turned up a large stash of drugs at a home on Inyo Street, the Kern County Sheriff's Office reported. A department news release said 30-year-old Jose Flores was arrested on suspicion of ...

Father and son arrested on drug charges

While conducting routine surveillance in the Bogue Chitto Heights subdivision of Franklinton, Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force officers made a traffic stop on a vehicle which had exited the woods and was being driven in an unsafe manner.

Deputies arrest four on drug charges - Chillicothe Gazette

FRANKFORT – The Ross County Sheriff's Office arrested four on drug charges after serving a search warrant at 45 Second St., Frankfort. After a long-term investigation, deputies from the Ross, Pike and Pickaway County Sheriff's Offices and the U.S. 23 ...

Detroit man gets 15 years in prison on drug charges from Lexington bust - Lexington Herald Leader

Norshawn Michael Duplessis, 40, was sentenced to 15 years in prison, possession with intent to distribute 100 grams or more of heroin, possession of a firearm, and drug trafficking, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern ...

Three arrested on drug charges

Three people were arrested on drug-related offenses Wednesday following a transaction involving a controlled substance in the city of Three Rivers. A short time after the undercover purchase by the St. Joseph County Area Narcotics unit, a search warrant ...

Saratoga County sheriff's deputy sentenced for drug trafficking - WNYT

ALBANY - A Saratoga County Sheriff's Deputy accused of transporting drugs will spend five years in prison. Judge Gary Sharpe told Chuck Fuller that he should have known better and sentenced him to five years in federal prison for cocaine trafficking.

Nebraska, Oklahoma sue Colorado over legal marijuana

Citing federal antidrug laws, particularly interstate drug trafficking, Nebraska and Oklahoma said in the lawsuit that Colorado's marijuana laws have "created a dangerous gap in the federal drug-control system enacted by the United States Congress."