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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Pa. police seize shipment of the narcotic khat

Watch Video By Valerie Russ Philadelphia Daily News PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Philadelphia police have made... - Full Story

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Calif. company busted for lacing 'munchies' with drugs

By Henry K. Lee The San Francisco Chronicle OAKLAND, Calif. — Four people were charged in Oakland federal... - Full Story

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Phila. police bust drug-running pizza shop

By David Gambacorta The Philadelphia Daily News PHILADELPHIA — Talk about a special delivery! Police... - Full Story

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Pa. drug raids nabs 9 suspects

By Michael Matza The Philadelphia Inquirer PENNSYLVANIA — Federal agents fanned out in early-morning... - Full Story

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2 N.J. officers injured arresting pot dealer

The Jersey Journal UNION CITY, New Jersey — Two cops were injured during a melee Friday while arresting... - Full Story

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DEA launches wide-ranging steroids busts

The Associated Press WASHINGTON, D.C. — The government says an 18-month-long investigation of illicit... - Full Story

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N.J. 'coke ring' painted as slick operation

The Jersey Journal NEWARK, N.J. — A cocaine distribution ring based in Jersey City was so sophisticated... - Full Story

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Northern Calif. police bust pot farm worth $9 mil

By Gary Klien The Marin Independent Journal POINT REYES, Calif. — Sheriff's deputies and park rangers... - Full Story

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S.C. drug raids nab 18 suspects

The Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. — Police raids in the Upstate rounded up 18 people indicted last... - Full Story

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Chicago officer shot trying to make drug arrest

By Angela Rozas The Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — A veteran Chicago police officer was shot and wounded Friday... - Full Story



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Drug Interdiction / Narcotics Columnists

Street Crimes Street Crimes
with Pat McCarthy
Highway Drug Interdiction Highway Drug Interdiction
with Andrew Hawkes