Editorial: US agencies doing their job in drug roundups

400 arrests were made last week as part of a major nationwide bust


El Paso Times

EL PASO, Tx. — Last week's drug raids in this area were parallel with some 2,200 "Project Deliverance" arrests around the nation in the past 22 months. A major nationwide bust was conducted Wednesday with 400 of those 2,200 arrests made. Some arrests were in El Paso.

This shows there's a strong effort being undertaken by law-enforcement agencies on this side of the border. The violent part of the war remains in Mexico hotbeds, but since the U.S. is a major driver in the illegal drug market, the battle must be fought here, too.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Editorial: US agencies doing their job in drug roundups

Request product info from top Drug Enforcement Software companies

Thank You!

= required Error occured while sending data

  1. Tags
  2. Drug Interdiction / Narcotics

Join the discussion

Be the first
to comment
PoliceOne comments can only be accessed by verified law enforcement professionals.
Please sign in or register to view or write your own comments below.