Coast Guard seizes $209M worth of cocaine, detains 24 suspected smugglers

Loading...<p><b>BOSTON</b> - The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Campbell has returned to Kittery, Maine after an 80-day narcotic patrol in the Caribbean Sea and …

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Coast Guard crew returns to Maine after seizing tons of cocaine, rescuing turtles

12,000 pounds of cocaine, three turtles, 80 days.

Coast Guard

Trio arrested over $105m drug haul

Queensland’s joint organised crime taskforce raided properties in Woodridge, Airlie Beach and Sydney yesterday over the cocaine sting.<p>Two men have …


DOJ Reveals Details of Major Cocaine Drug Bust in Lima Area

16 hours ago<p>Lima, OH (WIMA) -- A raid on suspected drug dealers took place in the region on Thursday morning.<p>Around Noon, the public was made aware …


Plot to import 300kg of cocaine busted

A plot to import 300kg of South American cocaine into Australia has been thwarted. Two men have been arrested after allegedly conspiring to bring the …


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U.S. extradites alleged Sinaloa cartel member for marijuana, cocaine trafficking

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States extradited an alleged member of the Sinaloa drug cartel on Thursday on charges of funneling massive amounts of marijuana and cocaine into the country, the Justice Department said.<p>Arturo Shows Urquidi aka “Chous,” 47, faces charges including racketeering, …


Police seize $90,000 worth of cocaine in arrest of two Greenwood women

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - $90,000 worth of cocaine is off the streets of Indianapolis after an IMPD investigation.<p>Metro police said a K-9 officer smelled …


$90k In Cocaine Confiscated In South Side Traffic Stop Arrests

2 arrested, $90k in cocaine confiscated in south side traffic stop<p>INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Two Greenwood women were arrested Wednesday after Detectives …


Trio accused of 300kg cocaine haul

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Glendale police seize $325K worth of cocaine during traffic stop

Glendale police said they recovered 13 kilograms of cocaine after officers pulled over a car in Eagle Rock on Sunday.<p>The stop occurred around 3:30 p.m. along York Boulevard. According to the Glendale Police Department, the car’s driver was unable to provide a license and told officers he had lost …


Rose McGowan’s trial date set for cocaine charge

LEESBURG, Va. — Actress and activist Rose McGowan will stand trial in January on a charge of felony cocaine possession in Virginia.<p>News outlets …

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Prostitute Sentenced For Giving VA Employee Crack Cocaine For Veterans’ Identities

6:17 PM 06/12/2018<p>A prostitute who used crack cocaine to buy the identity of veterans — one who was recovering from a suicide bombing that blew off …

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Ottawa police charge man with trafficking cocaine

A 24-year-old Ottawa man has been arrested on drug trafficking charges after police found just more than $400 worth of cocaine in a Vanier …


Man who stashed drugs at Falls police officer's home sentenced to 60 months in prison

A City of Tonawanda man who was convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 28 grams or more of crack cocaine will be spending up to …


Rose McGowan Indicted by Grand Jury In Cocaine Possession Case

<b>Rose McGowan</b> was just indicted by a grand jury in her ongoing cocaine possession case ... and could face jail time.<p>McGowan's been hit with one felony …


Cocaine Kingpin Sentenced to 49 Years for Drug Trafficking

Edgar Valdez-Villarreal, a former high school football player who “rose through a bloody power struggle for control of a Mexican drug cartel,” was …


Driver stopped for tinted windows; 87 grams of cocaine found in car: Police

A traffic stop yielded an arrest for 87 grams of crack cocaine, Lancaster police say.


Antwerp customs discover cocaine inside fake pineapples

The boat carrying the drugs had sailed to Antwerp from Costa Rica and should have been loaded with real pineapples. However, fake pineapples propped …


Fentanyl, cocaine, heroin and other illicit drugs often masquerade as prescription medicine on the streets


Police in Costa Rica Finds 406 Kilograms of Cocaine in Container Originating from Colombia

Click image to enlarge<p>A total of 406 kilograms of cocaine were seized by the Drug Control Police in Costa Rica.<p>The packets of drugs were hidden …

Costa Rica

Cocaine, Cannabis, Knock-off Chanel

Vitaly Borker is part of a global network reaping massive profits by passing off designer branded counterfeit items as high-end luxury goods.


Houston man pleads guilty in connection with I-12 cocaine bust |

A Houston man has been sentenced to four years in prison on cocaine distribution conspiracy charges stemming from a 2015 traffic stop on I-12 on the …


Resurgence of cocaine in Europe: report

Resurgence of cocaine in Europe: report<p>Source: Xinhua 2018-06-08 02:42:33<p>BRUSSELS, June 7 (Xinhua) -- Increased cocaine production in South America …

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'Major' Cape Cod Drug Raid Nets Heroin, Cocaine: Police

Cape Cod police said they arrested Rodney Ferguson and Barbara Collins during a drug raid in Yarmouth.<p>YARMOUTH, MA — Police said a "major" drug raid …

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Lynn man charged after selling cocaine to undercover detectives

A Lynn man who allegedly sold cocaine to undercover detectives several times was arrested and arraigned earlier this week on trafficking charges, …


Curious 1-year-old dies after eating lethal dose of parents' crack cocaine, cops say

A mom in Arkansas was arrested Wednesday on a charge of murder "with extreme indifference" after her 17-month-old son gobbled down a "lethal amount" …


Rising cocaine purity and availability fueling addictions in Europe

<b>(CNN) —</b> The purity of cocaine in Europe has reached its highest level in a decade, a new report finds; it's also increasing in availability, and more people there are seeking first-time addiction treatment for cocaine.<p>First-time admissions to treatment facilities for cocaine use increased by over …

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Cocaine making a comeback in Europe | Reuters

LISBON (Reuters) - Rising amounts of cocaine are reaching Europe from Latin America and smugglers have found new entry points through container ports like Antwerp, according to the latest yearly report by the Lisbon-based EU drugs agency.<p>FILE PHOTO: Members of the Bavarian state criminal police …

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Cocaine 'resurgence' in EU as South America output rises: watchdog

BRUSSELS (AFP) -<p>Europe is witnessing a "resurgence" in cocaine use as the drug's output increases in Latin America, an EU watchdog reported Thursday, voicing concern over tens of thousands of people seeking treatment for the first time.<p>An estimated 2.34 million people between 15 to 34 years old …

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