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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No charges against LEOs in Md. stun gun death

Evidence shows suspect was intoxicated with synthetic drugs sold illegally as 'bath salts' - Full Story

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Ky. sheriff's office asks drug dealers to turn in their rivals

A new poster going viral tells drug dealers it will help them eliminate their competition for free - Full Story

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Manhunt intensifies for cop killer in Memphis

Manhunt intensifies for cop killer in Memphis

Suspect fatally shot an officer after he interrupted a drug deal that would have resulted in a misdemeanor - Full Story

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US court says Ill. drug-sniffing dog fails the smell test

Judges are concerned that dogs who always signal for drugs might give police 'pretext' to search anyone's car - Full Story

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FBI: No toxic substances found in suspicious letters sent to Ore. sheriff's offices

The FBI also said there is no evidence of visible powder to be found in any of the envelopes - Full Story

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Cleared Pa. narcotics officers sue city officials for defamation

Narcotics squad acquitted earlier this year on federal corruption charges are pursuing a lawsuit - Full Story

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Ore. sheriff being treated after receiving suspicious envelopes

Authorities in Oregon are investigating suspicious packages sent to government buildings around the state - Full Story

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Are pot arrests a waste of cops' time? P1 Community - The Question

Are pot arrests a waste of cops' time?

A question posted recently on Quora asked, “What do police officers think about legalizing drugs?” Former Pol... - Full Story



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Drug Interdiction / Narcotics Columnists

Cops vs. Drugs: Tactics and Issues for All Officers Cops vs. Drugs: Tactics and Issues for All Officers
with Det. Steve Walton (Ret.)
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