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  1. Coast Guard seize contraband off Puerto Rico coastRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    It was reported today that the Coast Guard transferred custody of three Dominican smugglers and approximately 1,100 pounds of cocaine into the hands of the Drug Enforcement Administration, the results of an at-sea interdiction on March 18, 2015 by the U. S. Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma. The interdiction took place of the coast of Guayama, Puerto Rico with the help of multi-agency law enforcements.

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  2. Seventeen Indicted on Heroin and Cocaine Trafficking Charges in Pickaway CountyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Huntington News

    ... the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Columbus Police Department, Ohio Highway Patrol, and Drug Enforcement Administration assisted with the investigation. A list of others indicted and arrested as of 12:30 Wednesday afternoon can be found on the ...

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  3. Inmate, an ex-cop, kills family during prison visit in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SFGate

    ... identified told AFP. Caro Quintero has served 28 years in prison for the 1985 murder of US Drug Enforcement Administration special agent Enrique Camarena, who was kidnapped in Guadalajara and tortured and murdered. AFP PHOTO / HECTOR GUERRERO A ...

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  4. Dozens arrested in drug sweep in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | MyFoxNY

    More than two dozen people face state and federal drug charges after a massive drug bust in Rockland County, N.Y. Exclusive video shows police leading three people out in handcuffs hours after they were arrested in the investigation. 29 suspects now face charges in connection with what detectives are calling a sophisticated heroin and oxycodone ring.

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  5. Undercover operation results in local smoke shops search warrants, arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fillmore Gazette

    ... the chemicals used in Spice have a high potential for abuse and no medical benefit, the Drug Enforcement Administration has made many of the active chemicals most frequently found in Spice illegal. However, the people making these products ...

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  6. ATF spent $600K on drones it didn't flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hill

    The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives spent about $600,000 on six drones "but never flew them," according to a Justice Department inspector general report released Wednesday. The bureau's Special Operations Division purchased three different drone models from 2011-2012.

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  7. Cecil County Sheriff Adams Advances Anti-Drug Efforts; Elkton, North East Top Drug Bust AreasRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Cecil Times

    Cecil County Sheriff Scott Adams is advancing multiple new anti-drug initiatives, seeking grants to pay for them, and using new federal resources to go after drug traffickers, the newly installed Sheriff told the County Council this week. Adams, who won an overwhelming victory in the November general election and took office last December 1, outlined several collaborative efforts to address Cecil County's drug abuse crisis through prevention efforts in the schools, treatment of drug-addicted jail inmates, and aggressive law enforcement to combat drug trafficking in the county.

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  8. Tewksbury State Hospital pharmacy tech accused of Oxycodone theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lowell Sun

    A former pharmacy technician at Tewksbury State Hospital is facing drug-trafficking charges after he was accused of rigging a pill dispensing machine to steal more than 4,000 Oxycodone pills from the hospital. Stephen E. Lebourdais, 33, of North Andover, was released on $4,500 cash bail after pleading not guilty in Lowell District Court on Wednesday to drug trafficking over 200 grams and larceny of a drug.

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  9. Defense lawyer in drug case continues attack on government agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MassLive.com

    ... sheriff's department and a lawyer for Athas have declined to comment on the case. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has not responded to requests for comment. In a series of filings over the past week, Liddy has renewed requests for a cell ...

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  10. Search Warrant Served On Owasso Smoke Shop, Others In 'K-2 Crackdown'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... Owasso detectives, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Cherokee Nation Marshall Service, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Rogers County Sheriff's Office and the Claremore Police Department all were involved in the year-long investigation. ...

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  11. Grand Jury Indicts Four in Fentanyl RingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    A Lincoln County grand jury indicted four people March 12 for allegedly importing and trafficking the narcotic fentanyl in Wiscasset. According to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, fentanyl is "up to 100 times more powerful than morphine and 30-50 times more powerful than heroin."

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  12. Coast Guard Seizes $16 Million In Cocaine Off Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    The Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma seized approximately 1,100 pounds of cocaine and apprehended three Dominican smugglers following an at-sea interdiction March 18, 2015, off the coast of Guayama, Puerto Rico. The seized contraband was estimated to have a wholesale value of approximately $16 million dollars and was transferred March 24, 2015 to Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agents in Puerto Rico for prosecution.

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  13. $16 million cocaine shipment seized off coast of Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local10.com

    Three alleged smugglers are facing charges after the U.S. Coast Guard seized a shipment of about 1,100 pounds of cocaine off the coast of Puerto Rico. The Coast Guard cutter Tahoma seized the contraband, estimated to have a wholesale value of about $16 million on March 18. The three suspects from the Dominican Republic were transferred into the custody of Drug Enforcement Administration special agents in Puerto Rico on Tuesday.

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  14. Mexican inmate, ex-cop kills family during visit at prison, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... identified told AFP. Caro Quintero has served 28 years in prison for the 1985 murder of US Drug Enforcement Administration special agent Enrique Camarena, who was kidnapped in Guadalajara and tortured and murdered. AFP PHOTO / HECTOR GUERRERO A ...

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  15. Game Changing Medical Marijuana Bill Introduced to the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | High Times

    ... medical marijuana to carry on with their operation without risking interference from the Drug Enforcement Administration, it would also downgrade marijuana's current Schedule I classification to a Schedule II, which would allow it to be prescribed ...

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  16. Woman tied to 420 Emporium pleads guilty to facilitating drug trade in federal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Batavian

    A woman who once represented herself as an owner of a group of infamous smoke shops involved in the sale of bath salts and synthetic marijuana entered a guilty plea yesterday to a federal charge in connection with the drug sales. Amber Snover, 24, faces up to four years in prison, a $250,000 fine or both after pleading guilty in U.S. District Court to using a communication facility to facilitate a controlled substance.

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  17. DPS: Dangerous marijuana wax showing up in MinnesotaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marshall Independent

    ... exploded. The DPS says marijuana wax is dangerous. It is a concentrate of marijuana, and the Drug Enforcement Administration says users typically put it in an electronic cigarette or vaporizer and smoke it. It has high levels of THC, which can ...

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  18. Ann Arbor-area pain clinic owner "Bubbie" Meghnot arraigned on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MLive.com

    ... Elizabeth Stafford Wednesday afternoon. Investigators from the U.S. Attorney's Office, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigations allege that the Meghnot Comprehensive Center for Hope was a sham clinic that existed ...

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  19. Dangerous Marijuana Wax Showing Up In MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSAW

    ... exploded. The DPS says marijuana wax is dangerous. It is a concentrate of marijuana, and the Drug Enforcement Administration says users typically put it in an electronic cigarette or vaporizer and smoke it. It has high levels of THC, which can ...

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  20. Lawmakers to Debate Bill Amending State's Law on Death PenaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | FOX16

    Lawmakers are planning to debate a bill Tuesday amending the state's law on carrying out the death penalty. It comes after the state supreme court found Arkansas' current law did not violate the state constitution.

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