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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos


Video: Chicago officers use ECD, drag suspect from cell before in-custody death

Police oversight officials ruled the officers' actions in this 2012 video with Philip Coleman were justified - Full Story


How SCOTUS impacted policing in 2015 Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

How SCOTUS impacted policing in 2015

The Court has said reasonableness does not require perfection, but it does require a plausible satisfaction of Fourth Amendment criteria - Full Story


3 hidden dangers found in marijuana grow houses

3 hidden dangers found in marijuana grow houses

It’s important for officers not to treat entering and processing indoor marijuana grows as a routine event. - Full Story


W.Va. police accept unwanted prescription drugs thanks to grant

The Charleston Police Department purchased their box with a grant - Full Story


Marijuana grants help educate Mich. police

The money was awarded to four counties statewide through an inaugural program - Full Story

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Drug Interdiction / Narcotics Columnists

Street Crimes Street Crimes
with Pat McCarthy
Highway Drug Interdiction Highway Drug Interdiction
with Andrew Hawkes
logo for print