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Sun Star
Drug problem hits Mountain Provinceby the three termer law maker with other areas of governance, presented as shin
Drug problem hits Mountain Province
Sun Star / Posted an hour ago
by the three termer law maker with other areas of governance, presented as shining examples in his term. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Information chief Joseph Calulut confirmed shabu operations in the Mountain Province saying... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
$24M in Cash Seized, Siblings Arrested, in Drug Bustwas taken into custody on several drug and firearms charges stemming from an in
$24M in Cash Seized, Siblings Arrested, in Drug Bust
NBC Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
was taken into custody on several drug and firearms charges stemming from an investigation by the Miami-Dade police and the Drug Enforcement Agency. His sister, Salma Hernandez, 32, was also arrested. Both siblings appeared in court Wednesday, with... Read more
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Pilipino Star
’Clearing operations’ before Dutertehave established operational elements throughout the urban areas of the Philipp
’Clearing operations’ before Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 hours ago
have established operational elements throughout the urban areas of the Philippines,” adding that in 2015, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency or PDEA reported that 8,629 villages or barangays (approximately 20 percent of total barangays in the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Opiod drug addiction problem continues to growin her ongoing coverage of our nation's deadly health crisis. Unprecedented an
Opiod drug addiction problem continues to grow
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 hours ago
in her ongoing coverage of our nation's deadly health crisis. Unprecedented and horrific. These are the words the Drug Enforcement Agency uses to describe the death and destruction caused by heroin and powerful prescription painkillers. A... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Easier said than doneof. All of a sudden, my gulay, the Philippine National Police the National Bur
Easier said than done
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 hours ago
of. All of a sudden, my gulay, the Philippine National Police the National Bureau of Investigation and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency have become active in zeroing in on drug pushers and users. It seems that the police, the NBI and... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
2 Brevard football coaches arrested on drug conspiracy chargesdrug conspiracy charges in a case that involves law enforcement officials from
2 Brevard football coaches arrested on drug conspiracy charges
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
drug conspiracy charges in a case that involves law enforcement officials from several federal agencies, including the Drug Enforcement Agency, along with the Titusville and Melbourne police departments. Several others could also be facing... Read more
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NBC Miami
Siblings Arrested in Record Miami-Dade Drug Bustwas taken into custody on a variety of drug and firearms charges stemming from
Siblings Arrested in Record Miami-Dade Drug Bust
NBC Miami / Posted 10 hours ago
was taken into custody on a variety of drug and firearms charges stemming from an investigation by local police and the Drug Enforcement agency. Authorities found the money in dozens of five gallon buckets located in a hidden attic compartment... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Dade drug bust yields $24 million in cashbust also turned up several packages of steroids and a high-powered automatic w
Dade drug bust yields $24 million in cash
Local 10 Miami / Posted 11 hours ago
bust also turned up several packages of steroids and a high-powered automatic weapon. Based on information from the Drug Enforcement Agency, the Miami-Dade Police Narcotics Bureau raided the Miami Lakes home of Luis Hernandez-Gonzalez and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Facing the opioid abuse crisis in Pennsylvaniawe face is different. We are fighting an addiction to substances that are legal
Facing the opioid abuse crisis in Pennsylvania
York Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
we face is different. We are fighting an addiction to substances that are legal by prescription. In 2014, the federal Drug Enforcement Agency reported approximately 2,500 of our residents died from opioid overdoses. The Pennsylvania Health... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nimba DEA Burns Over 4,833 KG of Illicit DrugsThe Nimba County detachment of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has burnt over
Nimba DEA Burns Over 4,833 KG of Illicit Drugs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The Nimba County detachment of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has burnt over 4,833 kilograms of Marijuana, 28 raps of cocaine and 20 grams of raw cocaine in Ganta City, Nimba County. According to a DEA release, burning of the drugs was part of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Village chairman, 3 others nabbed with P150-M shabuselling about 30 kilograms of shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) in Cagayan
Village chairman, 3 others nabbed with P150-M shabu
The Manila Times / Posted 14 hours ago
selling about 30 kilograms of shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) in Cagayan province. Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Cagayan said Marzan Victor Tumaneng, incumbent chairman of Barangay Centro 4 in Claveria, with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arizona pro-cannabis ad: Buy American and Support Schools, Not Cartelsin Arizona has taken a patriotic turn. A billboard with the slogan will appear
Arizona pro-cannabis ad: Buy American and Support Schools, Not Cartels
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
in Arizona has taken a patriotic turn. A billboard with the slogan will appear in the city of Tempe and a retired U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency agent who investigated Mexican drug cartels has backed the scheme. The Campaign to Regulate... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Sanford police investigate six opioid overdosesConnolly said. “You don’t say anything. You just go on your way and find someon
Sanford police investigate six opioid overdoses
WMTW Portland / Posted yesterday
Connolly said. “You don’t say anything. You just go on your way and find someone else who can supply you with drugs.” Connolly said he’s surprised there were not more overdoses. The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency is now involved... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
6 people overdose in less than two days in Sanfordpeople overdosing [in] a short period of time,” the police chief said. Connoll
6 people overdose in less than two days in Sanford
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
people overdosing [in] a short period of time,” the police chief said. Connolly said six overdoses in one weekend is the most he’s ever seen in Sanford. He said they are working with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency to get the drugs off the stre... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Conversations with Allan Wolperwho learned about the seedy side of life as a former undercover agent for the t
Conversations with Allan Wolper
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted yesterday
who learned about the seedy side of life as a former undercover agent for the the Federal Bureau of Narcotics (now the Drug Enforcement Agency) and later as a defense attorney fighting injustice in New York City criminal courtrooms. Listen... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
2 agencies slam case reversalThe Philippine National Police Anti-Illegal Drugs Group and Philippine Drug Enf
2 agencies slam case reversal
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
The Philippine National Police Anti-Illegal Drugs Group and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Tuesday asked the Department of Justice to overturn its resolution dismissing their criminal charges against Marine Lt. Colonel Ferdinand Marcelino. In... Read more
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New Haven Independent
3 Arrested In Overdose Casesduped their regular cocaine customers into buying deadly fentanyl instead. New
3 Arrested In Overdose Cases
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
duped their regular cocaine customers into buying deadly fentanyl instead. New Haven detectives worked alongside federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) officers throughout the weekend to build intelligence and track the overdoses to the sales;... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pushers give up en masseGueset, a seaside community of over 23,000, is this city’s most populous barang
Pushers give up en masse
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Gueset, a seaside community of over 23,000, is this city’s most populous barangay but ranked third in the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) list of villages in Pangasinan province with the biggest number of drug pushers and users. So... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-drug addicts hold first PH ‘recovery’ summitDrug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (Idadait). The event was sponsored by the Da
Ex-drug addicts hold first PH ‘recovery’ summit
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (Idadait). The event was sponsored by the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB), the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and the Department of Health in partnership with the Naga City government and the Center for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Observes International Drugs Day Todaycalls on all citizens, government ministries, and agencies, as well as internat
Liberia Observes International Drugs Day Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
calls on all citizens, government ministries, and agencies, as well as international organizations concerned, to join the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) in executing appropriate programs befitting the occasion. According to a release from the... Read more
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Sun Star
Love and drugsthrough rhymes and beautiful allegories. But this was not just any poetry readi
Love and drugs
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
through rhymes and beautiful allegories. But this was not just any poetry reading. The APS teamed up with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 7 (PDEA) and came up with a show that advocated the elimination of drug abuse in our society. Dubbed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOJ asked to reverse resolution junking drug rap vs MarcelinoINQUIRER FILE PHOTO/LYN RILLON The Philippine National Police-Anti-Illegal Dru
DOJ asked to reverse resolution junking drug rap vs Marcelino
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/LYN RILLON The Philippine National Police-Anti-Illegal Drugs Group (PNP-AIDG) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Tuesday asked the Department of Justice (DOJ) to reverse its resolution dismissing the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Marijuana campaign tactic: Buy American, not Mexicanto "Buy American and Support Schools, Not Cartels," if voters approve their leg
Marijuana campaign tactic: Buy American, not Mexican
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
to "Buy American and Support Schools, Not Cartels," if voters approve their legalization proposal in 2016. A retired U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency agent who investigated Mexican drug cartels will speak at a 10 a.m. news conference at the Tempe... Read more
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Sun Star
Drug bust turns sour, ‘drug pusher’ killedreportedly owns the shanty where the suspects were found. The buy-bust was con
Drug bust turns sour, ‘drug pusher’ killed
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
reportedly owns the shanty where the suspects were found. The buy-bust was conducted in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 7. Gadiana will be facing charges for allegedly violating Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Third Fatality Tied to Rash of Fentanyl Overdoses in New Haventroubles remain hospitalized at Yale-New Haven Hospital as of Monday afternoon,
Third Fatality Tied to Rash of Fentanyl Overdoses in New Haven
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 days ago
troubles remain hospitalized at Yale-New Haven Hospital as of Monday afternoon, police said. "Initial testing by the Drug Enforcement Agency found a sample seized from an overdose scene contains fentanyl," said Brian Boyle, the DEA Assistant... Read more
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examiner.com
New England Mafia capo arrested in connection with DiSarro murderat the scene of Stephen DiSarro's murder and assisted in burying Stephen DiSarr
New England Mafia capo arrested in connection with DiSarro murder
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
at the scene of Stephen DiSarro's murder and assisted in burying Stephen DiSarro's body to prevent its discovery." A U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency statement said that "the indictment also alleged that in an attempt to obtain a reduction of sentence... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte: Nation on brink of becoming narco-stateto degenerate into that kind [of a situation].” An informant receives over P2
Duterte: Nation on brink of becoming narco-state
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
to degenerate into that kind [of a situation].” An informant receives over P2 million in cash rewards from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Monday under the agencyís Operation Private Eye (OPE), a reward and incentive scheme designed to... Read more
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Sun Star
P2-M illegal drugs burned in DavaoMORE than P2 million worth of illegal drugs confiscated by the Phillipine Drug
P2-M illegal drugs burned in Davao
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
MORE than P2 million worth of illegal drugs confiscated by the Phillipine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Davao Region were burned on Monday, June 27. Illegal drugs disposed through burning were 170 grams of methamphetamine hydrochloride, locally... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte to pushers: I’ll really kill youon his plans for solving the problems of illegal drugs and corruption plaguing
Duterte to pushers: I’ll really kill you
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
on his plans for solving the problems of illegal drugs and corruption plaguing the country. Duterte said the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency had told him there were more than three million addicts all over the country. Ready for SC... Read more
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Daily Record
Peru cocaine smuggler Melissa Reid sparks outrage among drugs campaigners20, shortly before being arrested Graeme Pearson – a former police officer and
Peru cocaine smuggler Melissa Reid sparks outrage among drugs campaigners
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
20, shortly before being arrested Graeme Pearson – a former police officer and director general of the Scottish Crime and Drug Enforcement Agency – said: “People should remember she spent a number of years in a jail in Peru and that’s not fun.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte wants death for drug addictsreally prevent things from happening if I am no longer around to prevent it?),”
Duterte wants death for drug addicts
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
really prevent things from happening if I am no longer around to prevent it?),” he said. Duterte said that the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) placed the number of drug addicts in the country at three million. The President-elect said... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Users ‘as good as dead’ when Rody takes officetheir alleged involvement in the narcotics trade come from Davao province. Dut
Users ‘as good as dead’ when Rody takes office
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
their alleged involvement in the narcotics trade come from Davao province. Duterte cited statistics from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency to emphasize the severity of the problem. “According to PDEA, [there are] three million-plus drug... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Central Luzon cops face raps for escape of drug suspectsthe RAID operation was legitimate since it included a coordination and pre-oper
Central Luzon cops face raps for escape of drug suspects
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
the RAID operation was legitimate since it included a coordination and pre-operation (pre-ops) report with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). Molitas claimed that the NCRPO would cooperate fully in any investigation on the incident... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
K9s sniff out drugs from party revelers in Pasaymarijuana from three partygoers during an event at the World Trade Center (WTC)
K9s sniff out drugs from party revelers in Pasay
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
marijuana from three partygoers during an event at the World Trade Center (WTC) in Pasay City last June 17, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said Sunday. Undersecretary Arturo G. Cacdac, Jr., PDEA Director General, said that NDDs were... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Economics, drug issues are Baker’s top prioritiesThe Martinsburg Police Department, along with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Dep
Economics, drug issues are Baker’s top priorities
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The Martinsburg Police Department, along with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Department, West Virginia State Police, the Drug Enforcement Agency and the FBI were able to "arrest the major kingpins," which significantly reduced the flow of drugs... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte in Cebu: Drug users, pushers will 'surely be killed'drugs and crime when he finally takes his seat as President on June 30. A rece
Duterte in Cebu: Drug users, pushers will 'surely be killed'
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
drugs and crime when he finally takes his seat as President on June 30. A recent report handed to him by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) claimed that 3 million Filipinos are addicted to drugs. "The problem is once you're addicted... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Federal government continues to ban valid scientific research on medicinal use of Cannabis sativaNew Drug (IND) with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), registering the stu
Federal government continues to ban valid scientific research on medicinal use of Cannabis sativa
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
New Drug (IND) with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), registering the study and obtaining approval from the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), and purchasing the Cannabis sativa to be used in the study through NIDA. "An IND requires a... Read more
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FOX Business
Arguably the Most Important Marijuana Decision Ever Is Just Weeks Awayulcerative colitis, cancer, and more than a dozen other ailments. These promisi
Arguably the Most Important Marijuana Decision Ever Is Just Weeks Away
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
ulcerative colitis, cancer, and more than a dozen other ailments. These promising studies have given hope that the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) may reclassify marijuana sometime soon. That time could be coming sooner than you... Read more
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FOX Business
Arguably the Most Important Marijuana Decision Ever Is Just Weeks Awayulcerative colitis, cancer, and more than a dozen other ailments. These promisi
Arguably the Most Important Marijuana Decision Ever Is Just Weeks Away
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
ulcerative colitis, cancer, and more than a dozen other ailments. These promising studies have given hope that the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) may reclassify marijuana sometime soon. That time could be coming sooner than you... Read more
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Sun Star
PDEA to file motion over junking of case vs MarcelinoTHE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) vowed Saturday to exhaust all leg
PDEA to file motion over junking of case vs Marcelino
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) vowed Saturday to exhaust all legal remedies, including the filing of a motion for reconsideration, on the dismissal by the Department of Justice of the drug case against Lieutenant Colonel Ferdinand... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
6-month’s work yields P8.7-million worth of confiscated illegal drugsdrug lord Melvin “Boyet” Odicta Sr. A radio report earlier claimed that Odicta
6-month’s work yields P8.7-million worth of confiscated illegal drugs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
drug lord Melvin “Boyet” Odicta Sr. A radio report earlier claimed that Odicta, who has been identified by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-6) as one of Iloilo City’s two top drug lords, sent a representative to Chief Superintendent... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tagbilaran detainees found with ‘shabu’pm The possibility of a “shabu store” operates inside the Tagbiliran City Jail
Tagbilaran detainees found with ‘shabu’
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
pm The possibility of a “shabu store” operates inside the Tagbiliran City Jail in Bohol was revealed after the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and Bureau of Jail and Management and Penology (BJMP) confiscated methamphetamine... Read more
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Connecticut Post
2 busted, drugs seized at Trumbull mallTRUMBULL - Trumbull police and agents from the Drug Enforcement Agency seized 4
2 busted, drugs seized at Trumbull mall
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
TRUMBULL - Trumbull police and agents from the Drug Enforcement Agency seized 478 oxycondine pills and busted two women at the Westfield Shopping Mall Thursday night. Scinto in a statement Saturday said two women, both from New York, were arrested... Read more
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examiner.com
Invictus vs. Stanton in historic Libertarian U.S. Senate primary for Floridalike they did to me and my friends when we worked at the pharmacy. But as far a
Invictus vs. Stanton in historic Libertarian U.S. Senate primary for Florida
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
like they did to me and my friends when we worked at the pharmacy. But as far as the war on drugs is concerned, ending the Drug Enforcement Agency and repealing the Controlled Substances Act are just two of the steps. The real problem is that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DEA, LNP Raid 'Criminal' Hideouts in Saclepea By Wellington G. Patrick, Sanniquellie, Nimba County CorrespondentThe Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Nimba detachment has raided 'criminal hideout
DEA, LNP Raid 'Criminal' Hideouts in Saclepea By Wellington G. Patrick, Sanniquellie, Nimba County Correspondent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Nimba detachment has raided 'criminal hideouts' in Saclepea, central Nimba County and seized 50kg of marijuana from suspected gangs. The raid was carried out in conjunction with officers of the Liberian National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DEA Confiscates Huge Quantity of Drugs in LofaThe Lofa County Detachment of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has confiscated
DEA Confiscates Huge Quantity of Drugs in Lofa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Lofa County Detachment of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has confiscated a huge quantity of drugs in the county, the local DEA Commander Lt. Col. George M. Ponny has disclosed. Ponny told the Liberia News Agency Tuesday that two bags of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drug Agents Deployed Nationwide - DEA BossThe Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has deployed agents in all 15 counties and es
Drug Agents Deployed Nationwide - DEA Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has deployed agents in all 15 counties and established detachments at the Roberts International Airport and the Freeport of Monrovia. According to DEA Director General Anthony K. Souh, all these were done in... Read more
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News.com.au
America’s most unlikely drug kingpinis where I was arrested in 1978 for picking up a load of hashish,” he tells new
America’s most unlikely drug kingpin
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
is where I was arrested in 1978 for picking up a load of hashish,” he tells news.com.au. “We stole it back from the DEA [Drug Enforcement Agency] and the judge threw it out.” The anti-authoritarian writer says the best moments of his wild past... Read more
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KXXV Waco
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessawas carried out by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Police Department,
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessa
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
was carried out by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Police Department, Midland Police’s K-9 Unit and the Drug Enforcement Agency. Both Larez Jr. and Putty each have federal charges pending and are currently in custody at this... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessawas carried out by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Police Department,
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
was carried out by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Police Department, Midland Police’s K-9 Unit and the Drug Enforcement Agency. Both Larez Jr. and Putty each have federal charges pending and are currently in custody at this... Read more
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