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{FD} Oklahoma Amber Alert canceled after 2 kids found safe

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An Amber Alert issued out of Delaware County, Okla., has been canceled after the two children were found safe in Arkansas. Continue reading

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{FD} Army soldier at Fort Stewart charged with cocaine trafficking

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A Fort Stewart soldier has been charged with cocaine trafficking as part of a drug investigation at the southeast Georgia Army post. Continue reading

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{FD} Drones smuggling porn, drugs to inmates around the world

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Prisons across the U.S. have reported an uptick in the last few years of drones flying over their walls to deliver everything from cigarettes and pornography to drugs and weapons to inmates. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida Sheriff Peyton Grinnell produces results after viral video tough talk

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Lake County Sheriff Peyton Grinnell is keeping his promise to drug dealers: He’s coming for them. Continue reading

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{FD} Colorado books 9th month of $100M-plus pot sales amid threat of Trump admin. crackdown

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In February, licensed shops in the Centennial State brought in $126.1 million in sales, with more than $86.4 million in recreational revenue and $39.6 million in medical marijuana revenue. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘Last of the Cocaine Cowboys’ arrested in Florida, US Marshals say

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The brother of the infamous Cocaine Cowboy Augusto Falcon was arrested in Florida Wednesday after spending 26 years evading an indictment that accused him of smuggling cocaine into the U.S. Continue reading

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{FD} Mexican couple traveling with 5-year-old son arrested for smuggling drugs in California

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A couple driving near the Salton Sea with their 5-year-old son was arrested over the weekend after border agents discovered cocaine hidden in their car, authorities said Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Ringleader of multimillion-dollar drug ring convicted, could face life in prison

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The ringleader of a massive drug trafficking operation in central Indiana was found guilty of drug distribution, money laundering and false bankruptcy in federal court Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Mexican soccer player caught smuggling meth into San Diego, complaint says

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Daniel Andres Gomez, 21, had missed practice since Wednesday and friends and family were frantically looking for him. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida sheriff under fire over anti-drug video defends tactics: ‘We don’t negotiate’

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A Florida sheriff who was criticized for an anti-drug message that many compared to ISIS propaganda footage stands behind his stern message to dealers. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida sheriff defended after anti-heroin message compared to ISIS video

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Critics on social media were quick to go after a sheriff in Florida for a new video that delivered a stern warning to heroin dealers, comparing it to Islamic State propaganda footage — but supporters cheered his tough action. Continue reading

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{FD} Popular Chinese comedian faces weapon, drug charges in NY

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A popular Chinese comedian and former judge on the “China’s Got Talent” television program is facing weapon and drug charges on Long Island in New York. Continue reading

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{FD} More than $13M in heroin, other drugs seized in Pennsylvania this year

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The Pennsylvania State Police announced that troopers seized $13,755,803 worth of heroin, cocaine and other illegal drugs in the first three months of 2017. Continue reading

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{FD} ICE detains prostitute who gave deadly drug shot to Google executive

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Federal immigration officials have detained a California prostitute after she completed a jail sentence for involuntary manslaughter in connection with the accidental heroin overdose of a Google executive she was entertaining aboard his yacht. Continue reading

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{FD} $1M of cocaine found in truck’s fuel tank at border crossing

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Federal officials say an officer’s suspicions and use of a drug-smelling dog and an X-ray system led to the discovery of cocaine with an estimated street value $1 million at a U.S.-Mexico border crossing. Continue reading

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{FD} North Carolina woman said she hid heroin in her 4-year-old son’s pockets

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A mom in North Carolina admitted she used her 4-year-old son to hide her drugs, stuffing them in one of his pockets, a search warrant against her revealed. Continue reading

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{FD} New York drug case opens window on dark period for Honduras

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A case unfolding in a lower Manhattan courtroom has caused political tremors in Honduras, seeming to confirm long-held suspicions that corruption at the highest levels of government helped turn the Central American country into a violent epicenter of t… Continue reading

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{FD} Trucker drives cross country nonstop fueled by crystal meth, cocaine, Massachusetts police say

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Police have arrested a trucker they say drove nonstop from Seattle to Massachusetts fueled by crystal meth, LSD and cocaine. Continue reading

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{FD} Mexican state attorney general arrested in San Diego on drug charges

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Federal agents arrested Mexican state attorney general in San Diego Monday, an FBI agent confirmed Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Coast Guard seizes 16 tons of cocaine worth over $400M in Pacific

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Officials from the U.S. Coast Guard unveiled the result of a series of massive drug busts over a 26-day period at a Florida port Tuesday which netted 16 tons of cocaine. Continue reading

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{FD} Heroin found hidden in dog crate at New York’s Kennedy Airport

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Two men were arrested on drug charges after heroin was found hidden in the false bottom of a dog crate containing a Labrador retriever that had been shipped from Puerto Rico to New York. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida drug raid: Boyfriend accused of using pregnant woman as human shield

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A Florida mother is lashing out at police after a sheriff said a woman who was fatally shot during a drug raid was being used as a human shield by her son. Continue reading

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{FD} Georgia middle school teacher arrested in $6 million drug bust

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Georgia deputies raided a middle school teacher’s home and seized guns and $6 million in cocaine and heroin. Continue reading

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{FD} Marijuana-filled cooler worth $24G donated to Goodwill

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Somebody donated a lot more than they intended to the Goodwill in Monroe, Washington last week. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s health declining, lawyers requesting prison transfer say

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The U.S. lawyers for Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman have filed a motion requesting their notorious client be moved to a general population prison, claiming his isolated life inside a lockup known as the “Guantanamo of New York” is taking a toll on his physical and mental health. Continue reading

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{FD} Naked rampage fueled by magic mushrooms lands brothers in court

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Two brothers took magic mushrooms, got naked and then caused havoc around an Indianapolis apartment complex, according to court documents. Continue reading

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{FD} Drug dealers would face manslaughter charges for opioid overdoses under proposed Florida law

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Florida politicians hope that the matching pieces of legislation – House Bill 477 and Senate Bill 150 – will combat the ubiquitous use of synthetic drugs like fentanyl throughout the Sunshine state following a crackdown on prescription painkillers that have led to a spike nationwide in heroin and opioid abuse. Continue reading

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{FD} Passing over US, Bolivia nearly doubles land slated for coca plantation

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President Morales signed the bill into law allowing farmers to plant up to 54,000 acres in coca — up from 29,000. Continue reading

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{FD} Michigan man found dead in car with 2-year-old son in backseat

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A Michigan man was found dead in his car on Monday with a 2-year-old toddler in the backseat. Continue reading

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{FD} John Gotti’s grandson gets eight years in drug case

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Mobster John Gotti’s namesake grandson has been sentenced to eight years in prison after pleading guilty to selling oxycodone pills in New York City. Continue reading

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{FD} FBI’s Comey: Mexican drug cartels fueling US heroin epidemic

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Mexican drug cartels are fueling the heroin epidemic that is sweeping the United States, according to FBI Director James Comey. Continue reading

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{FD} Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

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Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem. Continue reading

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{FD} Marijuana found inside firewood seized at U.S.-Mexico border

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More than 100 pounds of Marijuana have been seized at the U.S. – Mexico Border on Wednesday, according to officials with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Continue reading

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{FD} Chicago gang members say more police won’t stop the murders

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Mike Tobin met with gang members on the city’s West Side. Continue reading

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{FD} Drug catapult found attached to Mexican side of US border fence

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Two bundles of marijuana weighing more than 47 pounds combined were found nearby. Continue reading

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{FD} New York judge orders drug-addicted mother of 4 to not get pregnant

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A New York judge has ordered a drug-addicted mother of four who has worked as a prostitute not to get pregnant again until she has gained custody of her infant son. Continue reading

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{FD} TSA workers helped Puerto Rico-based ring smuggle $100M of cocaine, prosecutors say

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Prosecutors in Puerto Rico have smashed a ring of current and former U.S. Transportation Security Administration workers that allegedly smuggled 20 tons of cocaine worth as much as $100 million into the U.S. over more than a decade. Continue reading

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{FD} Ohio man creates app to help victims of heroin overdoses

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A Northeast Ohio man is part of a team that is developing a mobile phone app that would summon immediate help for victims of heroin overdoses. Continue reading

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{FD} Border agents seize nearly 4,000 pounds of marijuana hidden in fake key limes

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Wednesday they recovered roughly 4,000 pounds of marijuana hidden inside a shipment of fake key limes. Continue reading

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{FD} Drug lord ‘El Chapo’ last of a dying breed as Mexican cartels enter new era

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New gangs frequently operate on a transnational basis, moving meth and cocaine to Europe and participating in human trafficking rings across South America. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘El Chapo’ lawyers say jail conditions are too strict in NYC

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He’s locked up 23 hours a day. His wife can’t visit him. He can’t call anyone, except his lawyers. He even was denied water, his lawyers say. Continue reading

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{FD} Police testing drug-laced lollipops from Pennsylvania school

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Police say they’re having a lab test drug-laced lollipops that were handed out by a student at a Pennsylvania charter school, causing one student to overdose. Continue reading

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{FD} Wanted fugitive who was deported to Mexico in 2004 is arrested in NJ

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The 37-year-old man had been living in the U.S. illegally for an unknown period of time. Continue reading

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{FD} Churchgoer accused of passing out THC-laced cookies is charged

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A 74-year-old Indiana man is facing charges in connection with passing out cookies laced with THC — the active chemical in marijuana — at a church in Ellettsville. Continue reading

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{FD} Repairs uncover cocaine worth $434K in airplane’s nose gear

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Authorities say 31 pounds of cocaine that was accidentally discovered stashed in the nose of an American Airlines aircraft in Tulsa is worth around $434,000. Continue reading

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{FD} American Airlines employee discovers $434G worth of cocaine in plane’s nose gear

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Authorities say 31 pounds of cocaine that was accidentally discovered stashed in the nose of an American Airlines aircraft in Tulsa is worth around $434,000. Continue reading

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{FD} Police: Burger King workers sold drugs drive-thru with code ‘fries extra crispy’

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Two Burger King employees are accused of using the drive-thru to sell marijuana. Continue reading

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{FD} Drug dealers used home of Kennedy relatives on Cape Cod, police say

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Authorities on Cape Cod arrested three people Wednesday in relation to a drug operation run out of a home related to the Kennedys without the family’s knowledge. Continue reading

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{FD} ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s $16B in assets belong to Mexico, congressman claims

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Congressman Jorge Ramos said the assets must be ceded to restore damages caused by the drug trafficker’s illicit activities. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-gang member whose sentence was commuted by Obama is murdered

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A former gang member saw his prison sentence commuted by then-President Obama in November—only to be killed almost exactly two months later. Continue reading

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