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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Deaths from heroin, opioid drugs in US rise sharplyfrom opioid drugs such as fentanyl -- which killed the singer Prince -- almost
Deaths from heroin, opioid drugs in US rise sharply
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 hours ago
from opioid drugs such as fentanyl -- which killed the singer Prince -- almost doubled, according to a new report by the Drug Enforcement Administration. Drug overdoses now kill more Americans than car crashes. "The death and destruction... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford drug-lab suspect sentenced to 9 months for probation violationbalance of his sentence will then be suspended for 18 months, said spokeswoman
Westford drug-lab suspect sentenced to 9 months for probation violation
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
balance of his sentence will then be suspended for 18 months, said spokeswoman Meghan Kelly. Westford police and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration entered the Heath family home at 2 Mountain View Lane on June 8 with a search warrant.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Blakemore, Corbett, Rachels Charged In Red Bank Heroin Deathmaximum sentence of life in prison. Law enforcement agencies participating in
Blakemore, Corbett, Rachels Charged In Red Bank Heroin Death
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 hours ago
maximum sentence of life in prison. Law enforcement agencies participating in the joint investigation include the Drug Enforcement Administration, Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, Chattanooga Police Department, Red Bank Police Department,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man gets 10 years for drug trafficking in arearetail bags of heroin. He was indicted by a federal grand jury in March 2014,
Man gets 10 years for drug trafficking in area
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 hours ago
retail bags of heroin. He was indicted by a federal grand jury in March 2014, as a result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Homeland Security Investigations, the Pennsylvania State Police, the Pennsylvania... Read more
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Officer.com
Fallen Louisiana Sheriff's Deputy Laid to RestDeputy Stephen Arnold was shot and seriously wounded while serving a narcotics
Fallen Louisiana Sheriff's Deputy Laid to Rest
Officer.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Deputy Stephen Arnold was shot and seriously wounded while serving a narcotics warrant in the Lower 9th Ward as part of a Drug Enforcement Administration task force. Polite recalled that U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch happened to be in town... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Chicago man gets 10 years for drug traffickingretail bags of heroin. He was indicted by a federal grand jury in March 2014,
Chicago man gets 10 years for drug trafficking
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
retail bags of heroin. He was indicted by a federal grand jury in March 2014, as a result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Homeland Security Investigations, the Pennsylvania State Police, the Pennsylvania... Read more
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Raw Story
Justice Dept. mandates ‘implicit bias’ training for federal agents and prosecutorsmore than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencie
Justice Dept. mandates ‘implicit bias’ training for federal agents and prosecutors
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
more than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencies: The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the U.S. Marshals Service. Police... Read more
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Times News
Mexican national sentenced for selling heroin in Carbon, Monroeof heroin. Hermosillo-Avendano was indicted by a federal grand jury in March 2
Mexican national sentenced for selling heroin in Carbon, Monroe
Times News / Posted yesterday
of heroin. Hermosillo-Avendano was indicted by a federal grand jury in March 2014, as a result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Homeland Security Investigations, the Pennsylvania State Police, the Pennsylvania... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Game Changers program returns to Lockport Fridaywe get a program going, and we let it go,” the coach said. Others attending th
Game Changers program returns to Lockport Friday
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
we get a program going, and we let it go,” the coach said. Others attending the news conference included U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul and Wilbert Plummer, special agent in charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration office in New York... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Cocaine making a comeback in Houstonseen an increase in cocaine coming across the southwest boarder since January.
Cocaine making a comeback in Houston
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
seen an increase in cocaine coming across the southwest boarder since January. It’s happening in part, agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration, because the price of cocaine has skyrocketed. A kilo can go for as much as $28,000 in... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana drug dealer sentenced to 10 years in federal prison; was convicted in 2015 on opiate distribution chargesignificant prison terms and monetary penalties that await such offenders.” Th
Louisiana drug dealer sentenced to 10 years in federal prison; was convicted in 2015 on opiate distribution charge
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
significant prison terms and monetary penalties that await such offenders.” The investigation was conducted by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Baton Rouge Police Department. The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mob capo arrested in Florida in death of Boston club managermob boss Frank “Cadillac” Salemme, who had a “hidden interest” in The Channel,
Mob capo arrested in Florida in death of Boston club manager
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
mob boss Frank “Cadillac” Salemme, who had a “hidden interest” in The Channel, was suspected of aiding in the murder, the Drug Enforcement Administration said in a 2004 press release. Salemme, now in protective custody, accepted a plea deal on a... Read more
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NJ.com
Accused ringleaders of gun-trafficking network offered plea dealsSuarez credited the State Police, U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Bureau
Accused ringleaders of gun-trafficking network offered plea deals
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
Suarez credited the State Police, U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms; U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, Hudson County Sheriff's Office and the Jersey City Police Department for their assistance in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Federal agents and prosecutors to get mandatory 'bias' trainingmore than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencie
Federal agents and prosecutors to get mandatory 'bias' training
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
more than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencies: The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the U.S. Marshals Service. The deaths of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Four Remain Hospitalized After Fentanyl Overdoses In New HavenHealth sent 700 naloxone kits to the city on Friday. City police have been wor
Four Remain Hospitalized After Fentanyl Overdoses In New Haven
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
Health sent 700 naloxone kits to the city on Friday. City police have been working with federal partners, including the Drug Enforcement Administration, to find the source of the drug. By Monday, police said they have yet to determine the source... Read more
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Newsmax
Justice Dept Mandates 'Implicit Bias' Training for Agents, Lawyersmore than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencie
Justice Dept Mandates 'Implicit Bias' Training for Agents, Lawyers
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
more than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencies: The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the U.S. Marshals Service. Police... Read more
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Providence Business News
City man pleads guilty to growing marijuana in Branch Ave. mill buildingthe former mill building. According to a news release from Neronha’s office, l
City man pleads guilty to growing marijuana in Branch Ave. mill building
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
the former mill building. According to a news release from Neronha’s office, last August, FBI agents, assisted by federal Drug Enforcement Administration agents, Rhode Island State Police and Providence police, executed nine federal court... Read more
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The Hill
DOJ orders ‘implicit bias’ training for agents, prosecutorssaid the department employs more than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcemen
DOJ orders ‘implicit bias’ training for agents, prosecutors
The Hill / Posted yesterday
said the department employs more than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms and the U.S. Marshals Service. Department of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mobster faces charges in connection with club manager’s murderhe walked in on the murder of DiSarro on May 10, 1993, at the Sharon home of Fr
Mobster faces charges in connection with club manager’s murder
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
he walked in on the murder of DiSarro on May 10, 1993, at the Sharon home of Francis Salemme’s ex-wife, according to a US Drug Enforcement Administration report filed in federal court in Boston. Flemmi said Salemme and two other men were watching... Read more
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Reuters
Justice Department mandates 'implicit bias' training for agents, lawyersmore than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencie
Justice Department mandates 'implicit bias' training for agents, lawyers
Reuters / Posted yesterday
more than 5,800 attorneys and 28,000 law enforcement agents across four agencies: The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the U.S. Marshals Service. Police... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mobster charged with perjury in connection with 1993 murder of Boston club managerthe murder of DiSarro on May 10, 1993, at the Sharon home of Francis “Cadillac
Mobster charged with perjury in connection with 1993 murder of Boston club manager
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the murder of DiSarro on May 10, 1993, at the Sharon home of Francis “Cadillac Frank” Salemme’s ex-wife, according to a US Drug Enforcement Administration report filed in federal court in Boston. Flemmi said Salemme and two other men were watching... Read more
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Philly.com
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizurethe money in Cumberland County Court on June 16, did its existence become publi
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
the money in Cumberland County Court on June 16, did its existence become public. According to the petition, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration used the seizure to indict a Florida man in November on charges he ran a $10 million,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Maryland pot farming could be big businessidentified more than 950 people working for or investing in prospective growing
Maryland pot farming could be big business
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
identified more than 950 people working for or investing in prospective growing operations in Maryland. Among them: former Drug Enforcement Administration agents; the leader of a Maryland state police union; former heads of the Department of... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Heroin on the increase in St. Johns Countytechniques for producing black-market varieties have been developed. Based on
Heroin on the increase in St. Johns County
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 3 days ago
techniques for producing black-market varieties have been developed. Based on information they’ve received from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and other sources, Dean and Smith both say they believe the drug is getting laced into the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
As the War on Weed Winds Down, Will Monsanto Be the Big Winner?be grown in the US. But that classification could change soon. In a letter sent
As the War on Weed Winds Down, Will Monsanto Be the Big Winner?
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
be grown in the US. But that classification could change soon. In a letter sent to federal lawmakers in April, the US Drug Enforcement Administration said it plans to release a decision on rescheduling marijuana in the first half of 2016. The... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta man risks life using experimental drugs – then writes online reviewswas the first case of U-47700 Yarema has seen in Alberta, but the drug has crop
Alberta man risks life using experimental drugs – then writes online reviews
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
was the first case of U-47700 Yarema has seen in Alberta, but the drug has cropped up across the United States. The Drug Enforcement Administration has found that U-47700 can be acquired from online vendors of research chemicals for as... Read more
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New Haven Independent
After Overdoses, Back To "Normal"to do it well. The fire department has on-site equipment, but the results are n
After Overdoses, Back To "Normal"
New Haven Independent / Posted 3 days ago
to do it well. The fire department has on-site equipment, but the results are not as accurate as those from the state Drug Enforcement Administration, which takes longer. “The arduous task is to take all this information and funnel it to the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
12 sent to prison in meth ring bustweek to prison terms as long as 20 years. Jose Mendez-Alvarado, the leader of
12 sent to prison in meth ring bust
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
week to prison terms as long as 20 years. Jose Mendez-Alvarado, the leader of the 15-member ring, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, was caught June 17, 2015, smuggling 11 pounds of the drug into Fort Smith from California.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizurethe money in Cumberland County Court on June 16, did its existence become publi
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
the money in Cumberland County Court on June 16, did its existence become public. According to the petition, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration used the seizure to indict a Florida man in November on charges he ran a $10 million,... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Border Patrol seizes fire extinguisher with cocaine inside6.83 pounds of cocaine inside. The narcotics were valued at $81,960. The woman
Border Patrol seizes fire extinguisher with cocaine inside
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
6.83 pounds of cocaine inside. The narcotics were valued at $81,960. The woman was arrested for narcotics smuggling and turned over to the Drug Enforcement Administration along with the cocaine. The vehicle was seized by the U.S. Border... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Westminster man sentenced more than 4 years for heroin deathbaggies of heroin, according to the media release. The investigation into Agni
Westminster man sentenced more than 4 years for heroin death
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
baggies of heroin, according to the media release. The investigation into Agniadis was an effort between the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Carroll County Drug Task Force, which included the Westminster Police Department, the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
After Overdoses, Back To "Normal"to do it well. The fire department has on-site equipment, but the results are n
After Overdoses, Back To "Normal"
New Haven Independent / Posted 4 days ago
to do it well. The fire department has on-site equipment, but the results are not as accurate as those from the state Drug Enforcement Administration, which takes longer. “The arduous task is to take all this information and funnel it to the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Former Terrebonne Sheriff's captain faces federal chargeMemorial Justice Assistance Grant Program and the U.S. Department of Justice Eq
Former Terrebonne Sheriff's captain faces federal charge
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program and the U.S. Department of Justice Equitable Sharing Agreement supporting the Drug Enforcement Administration were for personnel overtime and equipment to support a multi-jurisdictional drug task force... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Drug Trafficking Crackdown in Fort Smithillegal and dangerous drugs and bring them to justice,” said Azzam. Agencies t
Drug Trafficking Crackdown in Fort Smith
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
illegal and dangerous drugs and bring them to justice,” said Azzam. Agencies that took part in the investigation were the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Fort Smith Police Department, The Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office, and the 12th... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Former Terrebonne Sheriff's captain faces federal chargeMemorial Justice Assistance Grant Program and the U.S. Department of Justice Eq
Former Terrebonne Sheriff's captain faces federal charge
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program and the U.S. Department of Justice Equitable Sharing Agreement supporting the Drug Enforcement Administration were for personnel overtime and equipment to support a multi-jurisdictional drug task force... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Federal initiative nets eight arrests in Arkansas on gun offensesand operational expertise available from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the
Federal initiative nets eight arrests in Arkansas on gun offenses
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
and operational expertise available from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the FBI, the ATF, the U.S. Marshals Service; the Drug Enforcement Administration; the Executive Office of United States Attorneys, the Community Oriented Policing Services... Read more
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Market Watch
China is a secret force behind America’s opioid crisisthrough five freight forwarders before reaching customs, obscuring its exact or
China is a secret force behind America’s opioid crisis
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
through five freight forwarders before reaching customs, obscuring its exact origins, according to an internal U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration intelligence briefing reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. One thing is clear: The shipment... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Cache County rehab facility shut down; director claims DEA raid was unnecessaryunregulated internal pharmacy.” And: “...Clients are receiving controlled subs
Cache County rehab facility shut down; director claims DEA raid was unnecessary
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
unregulated internal pharmacy.” And: “...Clients are receiving controlled substances prior to meeting face-to-face with a Drug Enforcement Administration registered physician.” Knapp said a raid was unnecessary. “To point out 28 minor items that... Read more
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Deseret News
Director calls DEA raid of his treatment center 'an abuse of power'WELLSVILLE, Cache County — An estimated 50 agents from the Drug Enforcement Adm
Director calls DEA raid of his treatment center 'an abuse of power'
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
WELLSVILLE, Cache County — An estimated 50 agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration raided a northern Utah drug and alcohol treatment center Wednesday, seizing potential evidence. The raid was part of a multi-jurisdictional investigation... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Osceola man arrested, charged in federal gun casecredited the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF), the Feder
Osceola man arrested, charged in federal gun case
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
credited the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), West Memphis Police Department, Crittenden County Sheriff’s Office, Osceola Police... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford’s fierce female drug dealer gets 10 yearsthen picked up by the Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Forc
Stamford’s fierce female drug dealer gets 10 years
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
then picked up by the Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force, which is comprised of officers from the Drug Enforcement Administration, as well as Stamford, Norwalk, Stratford and Milford police departments. The informant said... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford’s fierce female drug dealer gets 10 yearsthen picked up by the Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Forc
Stamford’s fierce female drug dealer gets 10 years
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
then picked up by the Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force, which is comprised of officers from the Drug Enforcement Administration, as well as Stamford, Norwalk, Stratford and Milford police departments. The informant said... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Suspect in drug case may face new charges after SWAT raids home in Pricepress release states. The raid was the result of a joint investigation and inv
Suspect in drug case may face new charges after SWAT raids home in Price
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
press release states. The raid was the result of a joint investigation and involved the Carbon Metro Drug Task Force, the Drug Enforcement Administration, Helper City Police, Price City Police, the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office and The Bureau of... Read more
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Business Insider
American use of one of the most dangerous illegal drugs is reaching 'epidemic' levelslandscape of the heroin trade makes it hard to determine exactly where it is co
American use of one of the most dangerous illegal drugs is reaching 'epidemic' levels
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
landscape of the heroin trade makes it hard to determine exactly where it is coming from and who is moving it, but the US Drug Enforcement Administration estimates that about 45% of heroin seized in the US in 2012 came from Mexico, while a little... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ten years prison for Stamford’s fiercest lady criminalthen went to the Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force, wh
Ten years prison for Stamford’s fiercest lady criminal
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
then went to the Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force, which is made up of officers from the Drug Enforcement Administration, as well as Stamford, Norwalk, Stratford and Milford police departments. The informant said... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Drug Trafficking Sentence for Washington County Manand pleaded guilty to the charge in April 2015. This case was investigated by
Drug Trafficking Sentence for Washington County Man
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
and pleaded guilty to the charge in April 2015. This case was investigated by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the 4th Judicial District Drug Task Force. Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting,... Read more
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Raw Story
How Ronald Reagan’s drug war fueled Americans’ addiction to racist ideasneighborhoods, and that drugs—specifically, crack—and the drug dealers and user
How Ronald Reagan’s drug war fueled Americans’ addiction to racist ideas
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
neighborhoods, and that drugs—specifically, crack—and the drug dealers and users were to blame. In October 1985, the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) charged Robert Stutman, the special agent in charge of the DEA’s New York City office,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
White Boy Rick's lawyer upset at ruling, will push onmusician Kid Rock, who knows Wershe from their youth, and some FBI agents urged
White Boy Rick's lawyer upset at ruling, will push on
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
musician Kid Rock, who knows Wershe from their youth, and some FBI agents urged Wershe's release but some agents for the Drug Enforcement Administration, police and prosecutors pressed for him to remain in prison. He has been denied parole... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Arkansas man sentenced for drug traffickingpleaded guilty to the charge in April of 2015. This case was investigated by t
Arkansas man sentenced for drug trafficking
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
pleaded guilty to the charge in April of 2015. This case was investigated by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the 4th Judicial District Drug Task Force. Assistant United States Attorney... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Deputy shot, killed in suburban New Orleans; suspect caughtsection of New Orleans. Stephen Arnold was shot five times as he and others we
Deputy shot, killed in suburban New Orleans; suspect caught
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
section of New Orleans. Stephen Arnold was shot five times as he and others were trying to serve a warrant as part of a Drug Enforcement Administration raid on a house. The suspect in the shooting, Jarvis Hardy, has been indicted on eight... Read more
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