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  1. Seven charged with smuggling drugs into Maine State PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sun Journal

    The alleged ringleader of the effort was an inmate serving a sentence for a drug-related robbery in Union. The drugs were allegedly being provided by a 71-year-old man in Connecticut who was purchasing Suboxone strips for $5 each, which were being resold for $400 each within the prison, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

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  2. US government faces fine after spoofing a citizen's Facebook profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Inquirer

    ... investigation," it said. "While she was waiting to be sentenced, however, an agent from the Drug Enforcement Administration created a fake Facebook account in her name as a way to identify other suspects in an alleged drug ring, according to her ...

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  3. San Jose police shut down home-based casino, arrest eight peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Inside Bay Area

    Eight people were arrested after San Jose police stumbled upon a home-based casino with roughly 15 video gambling machines, drugs and cash, police said. Around 4 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to the 100 block of South Capitol Avenue for reports of a possible assault between a man and a woman at a home, said Lt.

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  4. BJS Releases Federal Justice Statistics, 2011-2012; Federal Justice...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sys-Con Media

    The reports describe the annual activity, workloads, and outcomes associated with the federal criminal justice system from arrest to imprisonment, using data from the U.S. Marshals Service , Drug Enforcement Administration , Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys , Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts , and Federal Bureau of Prisons . Tables and text describe arrests and investigations by law enforcement agency and growth rates by type of offense and federal judicial district.

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  5. Drone carrying meth crashes near Mexican border, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    ... States. They suspect the owner was just delivering the meth between neighborhoods. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Spokeswoman Amy Roderick said drones don't provide enough economic incentive for smuggling because they don't have enough cargo ...

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  6. Drone carrying meth crashes in Mexican supermarket parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Christian Science Monitor

    A drone loaded with packages containing methamphetamine lies on the ground after it crashed into a supermarket parking lot in the city of Tijuana on Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015. According to police, six packets of the drug, weighing more than six pounds, were taped to the six-propeller remote-controlled aircraft.

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  7. Drone Filled With Meth Crashes Near U.S.-Mexico BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | New York Magazine

    The AP reports that a drone filled with six pounds of meth was found in a Mexico City grocery-store parking lot on Wednesday. The remote-controlled propeller aircraft had collapsed under the weight of its illegal cargo, sending it crashing down suspiciously close to the California border.

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  8. Seven charged with smuggling drugs into Maine State PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Bangor Daily News

    The alleged ringleader of the effort was an inmate serving a sentence for a drug-related robbery in Union. The drugs were allegedly being provided by a 71-year-old man in Connecticut who was purchasing Suboxone strips for $5 each, which were being resold for $400 each within the prison, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

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  9. Woman's saucy photos used to 'catfish' drug dealers on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    Police officers from the American Drug Enforcement Agency have to pay a woman $134,000 after they used her photos to create a Facebook profile without her permission in a digital drug sting. They used these pictures to setup a fake Facebook profile in a bid to lure suspected drug dealers - much like fake profiles used to lure unsuspecting people on the MTV show Catfish .

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  10. DEA Settles With Woman Over Fake Facebook Profile PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Ubergizmo

    We can understand that some might feel that their privacy has been violated when your photos and information have been appropriated by someone else to be used in the creation of a fake profile. However what if you could get paid in the process? Would you mind as much then? Because over in New York, Sondra Arquiett is getting paid $134,000 by the feds for using her likeness in a fake Facebook profile.

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  11. Drug drone crashes on Mexican borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | BBC News

    The quadcopter carrying 3kg of methamphetamine was found in pieces in a supermarket car park near San Ysidro. In a statement, the Tijuana police said the drugs had been divided into six packets crudely taped to the body of the drone.

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  12. Miyembro ng Sinaloa drug cartel timbog sa MakatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABS-CBN News

    The Mexican national nabbed in a P12-million drug bust in Makati City has denied that he is a member of the Sinaloa Drug Cartel, said to be one of the largest syndicates involved in illegal drugs in the world. Horacio Hernandez appeared before the preliminary investigation of the case for violations of Republic Act No.

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  13. High crimes: Meth-carrying drone crashes near US-Mexican borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Russia Taday

    Nearly three kilograms of crystal meth fell from the sky in the Mexican city of Tijuana near the US border, when a drone used to smuggle the drugs ditched in a supermarket parking lot. "It's probable the drone couldn't hold the weight of the cargo, and that's why it fell," Mexican police said in a statement.

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  14. Judge Andrew P. Napolitano:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Jewish World Review

    ... Bush is. Last week, however, the Department of Justice revealed that since the 1990s, the Drug Enforcement Administration, whose job is to interdict controlled, dangerous substances before they enter our borders and to do so consistent with the ...

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  15. Handler Seeks Help for Police K-9 With CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NBC Los Angeles

    The yellow lab assisted law enforcement officers with the San Diego County Integrated Narcotic Task Force with hundreds of drug investigations, resulting in the seizure of more than 1,300 pounds of narcotics. "It's been very hard to watch," said his handler Detective Mike Aiken, who is now his caretaker.

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  16. Drug-smuggling drone attempting to carry six packets of crystal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Mail

    Police just south of the California border have recovered six packets of methamphetamine after a drone that was carrying the drugs crashed in Tujuana, Mexico. The battery-operated drone was found in the carpark of a supermarket in Pueblo Amigo , just southeast of the San Ysidro Border Crossing, about 9.50pm Tuesday, Crash landing: Tijuana's police department said an anonymous caller reported seeing something fall from the sky about 10 p.m. Tuesday The drone was identified as a 'Spread Wings 900' model, which is reportedly available online for $1,400, according to Raw Story .

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  17. In the Era of High-Tech Law Enforcement, Who Will Keep Our Privacy Safe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Reason Magazine

    ... as Bush is. Last week, however, the Department of Justice revealed that since the 1990s, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), whose job is to interdict controlled dangerous substances before they enter our borders and to do so consistent with ...

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  18. Death by prescription? Kentuckiana doctor indicted by fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Federal prosecutors say they have never seen anything quite like it: A Kentuckiana doctor charged with prescribing pain medications that allegedly led to the deaths of five patients. Dr. Jaime Guerrero, 47, is facing federal charges not only in those five patient deaths, but he's also accused of health care fraud and unlawful distribution of drugs.

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  19. Three arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking in Lyon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Nevada Appeal

    The Lyon County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday night Michael Perez, 36, of Dayton, Alfonso Tello, 56 of Mound House and Lorenna Tello, 33 of Dayton were each being held on $1 million bail for Level III trafficking of a controlled substance. Two search warrants were served on Wednesday after a month long investigation into trafficking of large quantities of methamphetamine into Lyon County.

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  20. Battery-operated drone carrying 7 pounds of meth crashes near the U.S-Mexico borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Raw Story

    ... between local neighborhoods, instead of going through the border. A spokesperson for the Drug Enforcement Administration's office in San Diego, Amy Roderick, said drone use lacks cost-effectiveness for dealers, since they can only handle a small ...

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