Passaic Co. (NJ) SD Deputy Martin Elphick holds up a bag containing $120,000 worth of heroin he found during a traffic stop
by News Editor Lindsay Gebhart
Last week, just one day after returning from drug interdiction training, Passaic Co. (NJ) SD Deputy Martin Elphick hit the jackpot. After making a simple traffic stop, Elphick used the interdiction skills he had just learned to uncover a $120,000 load of Heroin... just the kind of bust that sends shivers down drug runners' spines
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CLOUDCROFT, N.M.- Sgt. Billy Anders knew something was terribly wrong. The fresh blood spots outside the roadside cabin, the hatchback with the open rear door in the driveway and the instincts he had honed as a big-city cop in San Antonio gave him reason to be alarmed
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(left) Former Otero County Sheriff's Sgt. Billy Anders, center, talks with his son Brian, left, and his daughter Robin during a recess in his sentencing hearing. Anders pleaded guilty in August 2005 to a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the Dec. 18, 2004, death of Earl Flippen, 38. (AP Photo/Ellis Neel)
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