Drug Interdiction / Narcotics

Drug Interdiction / Narcotics

The Drug Interdiction / Narcotics topic covers all aspects of drug enforcement, from highway or border interdiction to undercover infiltration into gangs or drug cartels. Drug smugglers are constantly evolving their concealment techniques and are growing in their boldness, so law enforcement must work even harder to stay one step ahead. From marijuana and crack cocaine to prescription pills and heroin, this topic covers it all.
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March 22, 2015

Police raid club of pot activist who quit TV job on air

The police took marijuana and impounded a Dodge Dakota and a Jeep Liberty on Friday - Full Story
March 16, 2015
Ariz. park dubbed 'most dangerous' rebounds after years of border crime

Ariz. park dubbed 'most dangerous' rebounds after years of border crime

One law enforcement group called it America's most dangerous park for two years straight after drug smugglers gunned down a ranger - Full Story
March 15, 2015

Meth lab discovered at Ind. Wal-Mart

State police say a Wal-Mart employee alerted police after seeing a man he described as suspicious enter the restroom - Full Story
March 14, 2015

Mass. police use overdose victim's phone to lure drug dealer

Police texted the man, who appeared at the victim's home a short time later with heroine and cocaine - Full Story
March 13, 2015
Police: Pair held Colo. cops at gunpoint before deadly scuffle

Police: Pair held Colo. cops at gunpoint before deadly scuffle

Husband-and-wife meth users disarmed an officer and a sheriff's deputy then forced them to their knees before the husband was killed in a struggle - Full Story
March 10, 2015
Video: Ariz. suspects toss bales of pot down highway as cops pursue

Video: Ariz. suspects toss bales of pot down highway as cops pursue

Some of the pot bales that suspects tossed out of an SUV during a high-speed pursuit got picked up by passing vehicles - Full Story
March 06, 2015

Ohio man arrested after calling 911 to report wife stole cocaine

Robert D. Collins was charged with two misdemeanor counts alleging improper use of the 911 system and possession of drug paraphernalia - Full Story
March 06, 2015

Sheriffs from Colo., elsewhere sue state over legal pot

The sheriffs from Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska say that Colorado's 2012 marijuana legalization vote violates federal law - Full Story
March 04, 2015
Official: Mexico arrests Zetas leader Omar Trevino Morales

Official: Mexico arrests Zetas leader Omar Trevino Morales

Mexican police and soldiers on Wednesday arrested the man widely considered to be the most important leader of the Zetas drug cartel - Full Story
March 02, 2015

Neb. police find pot inside container labeled 'Not Weed'

Officers found the plastic sour cream container during a search of his car, and the driver acknowledged that the pot belonged to him - Full Story



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