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Pilipino Star
CHR sees 'more collaborative relationship' with PDEA on drug warMANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Human Rights on Tuesday said it is hope
Pilipino Star / Posted 37 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Human Rights on Tuesday said it is hopeful the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency will respect the due process of the law as the sole agency in charge of the government’s war on drugs. “We are hopeful that... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers nearing deal to ease bank regs | EPA to limit settlements with green groups | Trump promises action on drug pricessaid Monday that Congress could act to exempt major United States banks from ti
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
said Monday that Congress could act to exempt major United States banks from tight Dodd-Frank Act banking rules by the end of 2017. Cohn, speaking to a banking industry conference in Chicago, said the White House and lawmakers from both parties... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pulse: 88% back drug war; 73% say EJKs happenMANILA, Philippines — Nearly nine in 10 Filipinos support the Duterte administr
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Nearly nine in 10 Filipinos support the Duterte administration’s war on drugs but many of them believe it triggered the spate of extrajudicial killings in the country, the latest Pulse Asia survey shows. Conducted from Sept. 24... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CHR ‘hopeful’ on rule of law with PDEA now leading ‘drug war’No less than the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) – a staunch critic of the adm
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
No less than the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) – a staunch critic of the administration’s “war on drugs” for its purported human rights violations – has expressed approval of President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent directive designating the Philippine... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pulse Asia poll shows people’s appreciation of drug crackdownMANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Monday welcomed the results of the latest P
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Monday welcomed the results of the latest Pulse Asia survey which found that an overwhelming majority of Filipinos support the government’s campaign against illegal drugs. Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace elated by poll results on Duterte’s drug warMALACAÑANG welcomed Monday the September 24 to 30 survey conducted by Pulse Asi
Sun Star / Posted 21 hours ago
MALACAÑANG welcomed Monday the September 24 to 30 survey conducted by Pulse Asia that showed 88 percent of Filipinos support President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on illegal drugs. Pulse Asia found that around 41 percent of Filipinos “truly support,”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace pleased with latest poll result showing majority support for drug warPresidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella. Malacañang on Monday welcomed the co
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 hours ago
Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella. Malacañang on Monday welcomed the continued support of majority of Filipinos on the war on drugs of the Duterte administration. “We are pleased with Pulse Asia’s September 2017 survey showing that more than... Read more
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Sun Star
PNP, AFP reaffirm support to gov’t anti-drug warTHE Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (A
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) reaffirmed on Sunday their commitment to the government’s war against illegal drugs. PNP Chief Ronald dela Rosa ensured on Friday that all police stations have direct... Read more
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dna
India gears up to break drug cartelsLast month, the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment forwarded a dr
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Last month, the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment forwarded a draft National Drug Demand Reduction Policy to the Cabinet after modifying the document as suggested by a group of ministers (GoM). This followed Prime Minister Narendra... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
How Chicago gets its gunsMick Dumke of ProPublica Illinois This story, originally published by ProPubli
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Mick Dumke of ProPublica Illinois This story, originally published by ProPublica Illinois, was co-published with WBEZ Chicago’s “Every Other Hour” series and the Chicago Sun-Times. John Thomas set up the deal the way he had arranged nearly two... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Astute one step back on anti-drug campaignto enable him to continue leading the nation. In an October 10 memorandum, he
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
to enable him to continue leading the nation. In an October 10 memorandum, he has designated the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) as “sole agency” to conduct all campaigns and operations against all those involved in illegal... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
2 arrested in Hattiesburg after MBN finds drug labHATTIESBURG, Miss. (WJTV) — The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics agents and othe
WJTV Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WJTV) — The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics agents and other law enforcement officers raided a residential drug lab Wednesday in Hattiesburg. Two people were taken into custody at home of West 4th Street. Travis Gregory Edwards,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PDEA eyes 'less bloody' drug war as it takes overMANILA, Philippines — After being designated the sole agency in charge of the w
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — After being designated the sole agency in charge of the war on drugs, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency vowed that the anti-narcotics campaign would be less bloody. "Definitely it will be less bloody. Wala naman talaga... Read more
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Sun Star
Dela Rosa: PNP ready to return to war on drugshesitate to ask President Rodrigo Duterte to allow them to return to the govern
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
hesitate to ask President Rodrigo Duterte to allow them to return to the government's campaign against illegal drugs if the narcotics problem continues to escalate. "Pakiramdam ko when things get worse and talagang hindi kakayanin so kailangan... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PDEA vows EJK-free, transparent anti-drug operationshad voluntarily surrendered and signed certificates to cease their involvement
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
had voluntarily surrendered and signed certificates to cease their involvement in illegal drugs pray during the launching of Project Tokhang at the Lakeshore Tent, Barangay Lower Bicutan in Taguig City. There will be no human rights abuses and... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hattiesburg drug lab raid leads to two arrrests, $200K worth of steroids seizedMississippi Bureau of Narcotics agents and other law enforcement officers arres
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics agents and other law enforcement officers arrested two Hattiesburg men after a raid of a residential drug lab led to the seizure of more than $200,000 in steroids and related items. Agents were executing a search... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Opposition senators: Change of lead agency not enough; shift drug policy, tooMANILA, Philippines — The recent designation of the Philippine Drug Enforcement
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The recent designation of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency as the lead implementing office of the war against drugs was not enough as two opposition senators urged the government to radically overhaul its approach to... Read more
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Sun Star
PNP officially terminates 'Oplan Double Barrel'MANILA (Updated) -- A day after President Rodrigo Duterte has designated the Ph
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA (Updated) -- A day after President Rodrigo Duterte has designated the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (Pdea) as the "sole agency" in charge of the war on drugs, the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday officially terminated the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PDEA's takeover of drug war 'not a question of failure'MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to designate the Phi
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to designate the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency as the “sole agency” in charge of the drug war was not an admission of failure, Malacañang said Thursday. In a memorandum dated October... Read more
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Newsweek
How the VA fueled the national opioid crisis and is killing thousands of veteranswith constant pain, and because his right arm had been crippled by a stroke, he
Newsweek / Posted 4 days ago
with constant pain, and because his right arm had been crippled by a stroke, he had to use his left hand to scrawl a note of apology to his buddy: “Marty, Sorry I broke into your house and took your gun to end the pain! FU VA!!! Can’t take it... Read more
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Sun Star
PNP suspends 'Oplan Double Barrel' anewA DAY after President Rodrigo Duterte has designated the Philippine Drug Enforc
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
A DAY after President Rodrigo Duterte has designated the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (Pdea) as the "sole agency" in charge of the war on drugs, the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday suspended anew the implementation of the Oplan... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
As D.A. introduces new initiative, a sobering update on suspect OD tallyISLAND, N.Y. -- There have been 75 suspected fatal opioid overdoses and another
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
ISLAND, N.Y. -- There have been 75 suspected fatal opioid overdoses and another 140 saves on Staten Island this year, officials said Wednesday morning during an announcement about new initiatives to combat the drug epidemic. The update came... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Drug war: PNP out, PDEA inDuterte has taken his war on drugs away from the Philippine National Police and
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Duterte has taken his war on drugs away from the Philippine National Police and designated instead the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) as the “sole agency” that will carry out operations against the narcotics trade. Mr. Duterte’s... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte to police: Leave drug campaign to anti-narcotics agencyPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Philippine National Police (PNP) to l
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Philippine National Police (PNP) to leave the conduct of the drug campaign to the anti-narcotics agency but was directed to stay visible “at all times” as a “deterrent” to the activities linked to the... Read more
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Sun Star
PDEA solely to conduct anti-drug opsPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has stripped the Philippine National Police (PNP) of
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has stripped the Philippine National Police (PNP) of its role in the government's drug war as he designated the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (Pdea) as the "sole agency" to carry out anti-drug operations. In a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Petitioners ask Supreme Court to halt war on drugsMANILA, Philippines — Three victims of the government’s war on drugs on Wednesd
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Three victims of the government’s war on drugs on Wednesday filed a petition challenging the government’s anti-narcotics campaign. The petitioners, through legal counsel Free Legal Assistance Group, filed the petitions for... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: PDEA now 'sole agency' in charge of drug warMANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has designated the Philippine D
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has designated the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency as the “sole agency” in charge of the war on drugs amid simmering public outrage over alleged police abuse in the continuing crackdown. Duterte... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Call for lifestyle check on Duterte kin a 'cover up', Trillanes saysa lifestyle check on the presidential son and son-in-law on Sen. Richard Gordon
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
a lifestyle check on the presidential son and son-in-law on Sen. Richard Gordon’s draft committee report is a "clear case of cover up." On Tuesday night, it was disclosed that Gordon, a member of the Senate majority bloc, has a draft report... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MBN arrests Gulfport man, seizes marijuana candiesGULFPORT, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The arrest of a Gulfport man Monday in c
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
GULFPORT, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The arrest of a Gulfport man Monday in connection with the seizure of candies containing THC, a highly potent chemical found in marijuana, has led Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics Director John Dowdy to issue a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MBN arrests Gulfport man, seizes marijuana candiesMississippi Bureau of Narcotics Director John Dowdy issued a warning to those p
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics Director John Dowdy issued a warning to those preparing to enjoy Halloween after candy containing THC was seized during the arrest of a Gulfport man. “Beware of the treats you purchase or consume," Dowdy said after... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Drug trafficking defendant sentenced to 30 years in federal prisonJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - 52-year-old Mark Randall Jones of Los Ang
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - 52-year-old Mark Randall Jones of Los Angeles, California, was sentenced on October 3 to serve a term of 360 months in federal prison followed by 5 years of supervised release and to pay a $25,000 fine for... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Grand Blanc honors four at homecoming | October 5, 2017GRAND BLANC — The school district has four distinguished alumni who will be hon
Grand Blanc View / Posted 12 days ago
GRAND BLANC — The school district has four distinguished alumni who will be honored this year as part of the homecoming festivities. In addition to riding in the Homecoming parade, they will be presented at half-time during the football game. On... Read more
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New York Post
NYPD detectives accused of sexually assaulting teen turn over DNA samplesThe two NYPD detectives accused of sexually assaulting a Brooklyn teen in a par
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
The two NYPD detectives accused of sexually assaulting a Brooklyn teen in a parking lot turned over samples of their DNA as part of an ongoing investigation, sources said. Detectives Richard Hall and Eddie Martins were escorted to the Brooklyn... Read more
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The Mercury News
Legalization of pot doesn’t make it OK to drive stonedwhile driving. “There are companies developing tests right now,” said Shawn Ah
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
while driving. “There are companies developing tests right now,” said Shawn Ahearn, a captain at the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety. Alex Traverso, a spokesman for the state’s Bureau of Cannabis Control, said state officials are meeting... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China and the Philippines partnering in rooting out drug scourgeIllicit drugs and narcotics harm public health in a destructive way, give rise
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
Illicit drugs and narcotics harm public health in a destructive way, give rise to corruption and crimes, hinder economic growth and, in a long run, might wreak havoc on national security and social order. Therefore, any narcotics-related crimes must... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOJ summons Faeldon over P6.4-B smuggled shabuMANILA, Philippines — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has summoned former Burea
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has summoned former Bureau of Customs (BOC) commissioner Nicanor Faeldon and other former officials of the bureau over the string of criminal charges filed against them by the Philippine Drug... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM's Sidney Coleman a Hall of Famer on and off the fieldquarterbacks. Now, Coleman lives in the Queen City, patrolling the schools and
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 days ago
quarterbacks. Now, Coleman lives in the Queen City, patrolling the schools and the streets. "[Coleman] came on in July of 2014," said Meridian School District Police Chief Ricardo Clayton. "He had the personality to go with his size to make... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
West Fargo man shot by Becker County officers has struggled for...He's been in and out of prison and jail — for meth and marijuana, for repeatedl
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
He's been in and out of prison and jail — for meth and marijuana, for repeatedly driving under the influence, but also for assault, making terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and resisting a police officer, court records show. All but one of his... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Contradicting narratives on Kian delos Santos' casetheir 17-year-old Kian Lloyd met his demise that evening. Kian, an 11th grader
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
their 17-year-old Kian Lloyd met his demise that evening. Kian, an 11th grader, died—most likely defenseless—in the hands of police of Caloocan City who were conducting an anti-drug operation. According to police accounts, Kian ran away and shot... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shooting death during SWAT team warrant search leaves family, investigators looking for answersto find a man so dangerous that a knock on his door would put them in harm's wa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
to find a man so dangerous that a knock on his door would put them in harm's way. "This is the Harris County Sheriff's Office. Please exit the home. Please have your hands above your head," one deputy said over a megaphone, as others, armed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teen girl who claims NYPD cops raped her is 'shocked' by consent claimher in handcuffs comes forward on Twitter to describe her 'shock' at their clai
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
her in handcuffs comes forward on Twitter to describe her 'shock' at their claim it was consensual Teen at the center of shock NYPD rape allegations speaks out through lawyer She says one NYPD detective raped her and another forced her to... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
39 busted in Bay heroin sweep (MUGS)The Bay County Sheriff's Office reported along with the 39 arrests, half a poun
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
The Bay County Sheriff's Office reported along with the 39 arrests, half a pound of heroin, seven firearms and other narcotics were seized. NEWS HERALD STAFF REPORT @The_News_Herald BAY COUNTY — As the state and country battle an opioid epidemic, a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teen claims cops sexually assaulted her when she was caught with potto perform oral sex after she was caught smoking pot in Coney Island The two d
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
to perform oral sex after she was caught smoking pot in Coney Island The two detectives, from the NYPD's Brooklyn South narcotics squad, did not deny the sexual acts but claimed they were consensual, the sources said Brooklyn DA and Internal... Read more
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New York Post
Woman claims NYPD detectives forced her to perform sex actsforced her to perform sex acts in Brooklyn earlier this month, according to pol
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
forced her to perform sex acts in Brooklyn earlier this month, according to police sources. The woman told cops one of the narcotics officers raped her and the other forced her to give him oral sex about two weeks ago after they caught her... Read more
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SportingNews
Charles Tillman's quest to become FBI agent is noble and naturalTwo autographed NFL helmets sit on a shelf inside the home office of retired U.
SportingNews / Posted 19 days ago
Two autographed NFL helmets sit on a shelf inside the home office of retired U.S. Marshal Kim Widup — a Washington helmet adorned with the name of Robert Griffin III and a Chicago helmet bearing the name of Charles "Peanut" Tillman. The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Defense chief unaware of source of Duterte info on Chinese triadsMANILA, Philippines — Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana is unaware of the sour
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana is unaware of the source of information that President Rodrigo Duterte used in declaring that the country is already being used by syndicates as a transshipment point for narcotics destined for... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MBN educates Columbia Rotary group on opioid crisisThe opioid crisis continues to plague our state and the nation. The Mississippi
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
The opioid crisis continues to plague our state and the nation. The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics was in Columbia Tuesday educating Rotary members on the epidemic. Opioid abuse is the leading cause of death for people under the age of 50 in the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rights group raps PNP on ‘sinister’ tact vs drugsneighborhood informant system works by creating public drop boxes for residents
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 days ago
neighborhood informant system works by creating public drop boxes for residents to anonymously submit the names of alleged drug dealers and users, the group Human Rights Watch said. The group said the informant system was first reported... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New PDEA Metro Manila chief faces ‘worst drug affectation’The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has named the new head of its off
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has named the new head of its office in Metro Manila, the region with the worst infestation of illegal drugs in the country. PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino tapped Ismael Fajardo Jr. to replace... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
$116,000 worth of narcotics seized in raidfour were involved in what could turn into a larger criminal conspiracy that wa
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
four were involved in what could turn into a larger criminal conspiracy that was turning significant amounts of drugs out onto local streets. The men were operating out of an apartment at 1545 Northway Road, according to an affidavit... Read more
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