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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2 carrying hundreds of LSD tabs, other drugs arrested at Del. music fest

Two men were arrested with hundreds of doses of LSD, hallucinogenic mushrooms and the drug known as bath salts - Full Story

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Illicit drugs 'rampant' in Calif. state prisons

California inmates are dying of drug overdoses at nearly triple the national rate - Full Story

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Del. governor signs marijuana decriminalization bill

Opponents expressed concerns that the legislation sends the wrong message to children - Full Story

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Feds: 48 charged for links to Boston's most-feared gang

Feds: 48 charged for links to Boston's most-feared gang

The criminal organization ran a vast drug empire that stoked New England's heroin epidemic - Full Story

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What kinds of secret compartments have cops found? P1 Community - The Question

What kinds of secret compartments have cops found?

A question posted recently on Quora asked, “What kinds of secret compartments have police found?” Two law e... - Full Story

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Report: W.Va. has highest drug overdose death rate

Report: W.Va. has highest drug overdose death rate

Police have tried to cut down on the supply of illegal drugs with at least 406 drug-related arrests this year - Full Story

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Largest Fla. county proposes citations for pot possession

Largest Fla. county proposes citations for pot possession

May become the first in the state to treat marijuana possession as a non-criminal act - Full Story

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Pot shop patients sue Calif. city over police raid

Officer can be seen eating what appears to be a pot-laced edible - Full Story

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Alaska man departs in skiff as police search home for drugs

Alaska man departs in skiff as police search home for drugs

Coast Guard sent over a patrol boat to look for the man and the skiff but he has not been found - 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.)
Street Crimes Street Crimes
with Pat McCarthy