Drug trafficking - tag: Law enforcement in the United States

Traffic stop becomes drug bust - Stockton Record

SAN ANDREAS - A simple traffic stop led to a large drug bust after investigators found hundreds of pounds of marijuana, the Calaveras County Sheriff's Office said. A sheriff's deputy stopped a Ford Cargo Van for expired registration about 2 p.m ...

Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office Arrests 20 In Drug Trafficking Bust - Radio NB

According to the Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office, authorities carried out the raid on Monday following an eight-month investigation. 17 total indictments were issued in relation to the drug trafficking crackdown. Investigators say Seguin has become a ...

Danforth Man Indicted on Drug Charges - WABI

A Danforth man has been indicted on drug charges after police say they found items used to make meth in his car. 26-year-old Zachary Faulkner is charged with unlawful trafficking of drugs, unlawful possession of drugs, and driving to endanger. State ...

The time before the drug-war killings: I remember when - Regional News

... Drugs that required the nations of the world to criminalize all recreational drug use and Richard Nixon's infamous 1971 declaration of a “war on drugs,” ironically started, “to save the kids.” But better times are coming because all wars end – even ...

Armed Forces member faces drug charges

TRENTON, Ont. - A member of the Canadian Armed Forces has been charged with drug offences in the Trenton, Ont., area. Officials say regional and national law enforcement investigated sales of controlled substances and arrested a suspect on Tuesday.

Column: Drug war's racial targets

The sheer volume of law enforcement resources devoted to marijuana is bad enough. What makes the situation far worse is racial disparity. Whites and blacks use marijuana at roughly the same rates; on average, however, blacks are 3.7 times more likely than ...

Column: Drug war's racial targets

The sheer volume of law enforcement resources devoted to marijuana is bad enough. What makes the situation far worse is racial disparity. Whites and blacks use marijuana at roughly the same rates; on average, however, blacks are 3.7 times more likely than ...

Rowan men arrested after struggle with officers

A Rowan County man faces multiple drug charges after being arrested following a traffic stop last weekend, according to the sheriff’s office. Matthew Walter Robinson, 28, of Rockwell, was taken into custody Saturday in the 300 block of Pop Stirewalt Road ...

Pa. House Legislation Would Strip Welfare Benefits from Convicted Drug Dealers

"I had first-hand experience during my time in federal law enforcement in which individuals were arrested for drug trafficking crimes," Regan wrote in a memo to other House members. "During a subsequent search, officers would discover large sums of money ...

Traffic stop leads to drug bust - LaGrange Daily News

According to the Sheriffs Office, a deputy stopped a silver 2006 Cadillac DTS Saturday night on Interstate 85, near mile marker 20. The deputy said he noticed the vehicle was following another car too closely and was failing to maintain its lane of ...

One Arrested on Drug Charges in Pershing this Week - KNIA / KRLS Radio

The Marion County Sheriff's Office and the Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force with the assistance of the Marion County Sheriff's Office executed a drug search warrant at 1759 179th Place in Pershing where illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia ...

Sheriff Hancock leads Crisp Co. drug bust - WALB-TV

It started when a tipster clicked on the crime stoppers tab on the Sheriff's Office website Thursday night and left a tip about drug activity on North 6th Street. Sheriff Billy Hancock went to check it out himself. After seeing a drug deal, he got in a ...

Deputies arrest four on drug charges

Howard County sheriff’s deputies arrested four people on numerous charges after deputies went to a home west of Kokomo to serve a warrant late Thursday. Deputies went to the home at 7610 W. 220 South shortly after 11 p.m. in search of a man wanted on a ...

Del. Drug Kingpin Sentenced to Prison

A man prosecutors say was the leader of a drug trafficking organization known as the 30th Street Crew has been sentenced to 6 years in prison. Thirty-four-year-old Qiydaar Miller was sentenced in federal court in Wilmington on Friday. Miller pleaded guilty ...

Pair arrested on drug charges after woman allegedly gives kids 2 joints for doing dishes

A Carson City couple were jailed Thursday on felony drug charges, including suspicion of providing marijuana to minors in exchange for chores, a Carson City sheriff’s deputy said. Officers with the Carson City Special Enforcement Team made the arrests ...

To End the Child Migrant Crisis, End the Drug War - The American Conservative

In recent years, the U.S. has funneled hundreds of millions of dollars to Mexico and Colombia to help the countries fight their drug wars. Consequently, as the Cato Institute's Ted Galen Carpenter explains, “leading Mexican cartels began to move ...

Nassau County Sheriff's Office makes drug bust - ActionNewsJax.com

Twenty-four mug shots. Twenty-four suspects busted for drugs. You name it, deputies say they found it. “Marijuana, pills, cocaine, even meth,” Sheriff Bill Leeper said. The Nassau County Sheriff's Office took months on "Operation High on Summertime.

NEWS: 4th man sentenced in drug trafficking case

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A fourth man targeted in a federal, state and local law enforcement investigation into the trafficking of heroin, Ecstasy, cocaine and other drugs has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison. Rhode Island's U.S. attorney ...

Network faults govt's war on drugs strategy

Government's approach to curb drug trafficking by seeking to trace sources through interrogations of drug users is not a plausible tactic, the Tanzania Network of People who Use Drugs (TaNPUD) has said. The statement comes as a direct response to the Anti ...

3 arrested on drug charges after traffic stops

Nevada County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three people Friday on drug charges after two separate traffic stops. A sheriff’s deputy ended up arresting a Penn Valley man after stopping him for traffic violations at about 3 p.m. in the 10000 block of ...