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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September 23, 2015

How Australian cops determine whether someone is on drugs

A humorous video showing how police officers detect whether someone is high or not.
September 23, 2015

Why it's important for cops to know how to read body language

Editor in Chief Doug Wyllie sits down with Beau Cisco and discusses the importance of knowing how to detect what body language is communicating.
September 09, 2015

Mass. town stops criminalizing heroin

An MSNBC report on the heroin epidemic in Mass. showcases Gloucester police department's innovative technique to beat the drug problem.
September 08, 2015

Ohio couple calls out heroin in teen daughter's obituary

Such deaths have nearly quadrupled nationally over a decade.
August 18, 2015

White House is zeroing in on the heroin epidemic

About $2.5M from President Obama's anti-drug programs will target heroin abuse and $1.3M will go to fight trafficking.
August 11, 2015

Off-duty Fla. LEO finds $12M worth of cocaine while fishing

An officer went fishing on his day off and ended up discovering a massive amount of drugs.
NBC-2.com WBBH News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral
July 14, 2015

Va. police say man accidentally hurt in search, man claims otherwise

Video: Va. police say man hurt accidentally, release dashcam
May 16, 2015

New tech could aid cops in testing drivers for pot use

Lifeloc Technologies is working on the country's first marijuana breathalyzer.
May 14, 2015

Police: Fla. teen on flakka claimed she was Satan

Ran towards police nude and covered in blood; she is suspected to have taken the hallucinatory street drug.

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Drug Interdiction / Narcotics Columnists

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