Category Archives: Drug Bust

Cops ask Zac Brown for his autograph but don’t arrest him at a hotel room drug bust

PALM BEACH, FL - Talk about a “Chicken Fried” cover-up! Florida cops are being accused of keeping country singer Zac Brown out of the spotlight, after a sexy party/drug bust at a hotel last week. Here’s the low down on the … Continue reading

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Mexicali Restaurant Was a Cover for an Elaborate Drug Smuggling Tunnel

The tunnel led straight from the restaurant to a home in California If you’re going to smuggle pot across an international border, a restaurant front can conveniently double as a munchie spot. According to KTLA, narcotics traffickers purchased property and built … Continue reading

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Drug Tunnel Stretched 400 Yards From California House To Mexican Restaurant

File. SAN DIEGO (AP) – U.S. authorities on Wednesday seized a cross-border tunnel that ran the length of four football fields from a restaurant in Mexicali, Mexico, to a newly built house in Calexico, California, following an investigation that netted … Continue reading

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Legalize It All How to win the war on drugs

In 1994, John Ehrlichman, the Watergate co-conspirator, unlocked for me one of the great mysteries of modern American history: How did the United States entangle itself in a policy of drug prohibition that has yielded so much misery and so … Continue reading

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Mark Standen: The sharp fall of the state’s top drug cop

08/11/2011 NEWS: Former NSW top cop Mark Standen has been found guilty of importing and supplying drugs into Australia. Leaves King Street Court in Custody. CAFE CENTRE OF MAJOR DRUG CARTEL AFP SMASH GLOBAL ECSTASY RING THE PRISON bars were … Continue reading

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Police would have to arrest someone before seizing their cars, money, homes or other property under a bill that’s going to Gov. Rick Scott

TALLAHASSEE, Florida — Florida is one step closer to overhauling laws that allow law enforcement agencies to take property, cars and cash from suspected criminals after lawmakers sent Gov. Rick Scott a bill Monday that would give more protection to … Continue reading

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Second suspect arrested in alleged drug conspiracy involving DEA task force member

Rose P. Graham New details emerged Tuesday about the arrest of a Louisiana narcotics officer assigned to a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration task force, as State Police released a report showing the deputy was booked with an alleged accomplice accused … Continue reading

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Guard, four inmates arrested in scheme to smuggle drugs and phones into prison

(Thinkstock) image The Nevada Department of Corrections said an officer was arrested for his alleged part in a scheme to smuggle drugs and cellphones into Southern Desert Correctional Center in Indian Springs. In a release issued by the department, investigators … Continue reading

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Head of New Orleans DEA quietly recalled to Washington amid widening scandal

Johnny Domingue Johnny Domingue The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has recalled the head of its New Orleans field division amid a turbulent stretch for the agency that included the arrest of a task force member last month and a drug … Continue reading

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Former Mamou police chief sentenced to 12 months in prison for using taser on non-combative prisoner

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department and U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that former Mamou Police Chief Robert McGee was sentenced today to one year and a day in prison for depriving an inmate at the Mamou jail of … Continue reading

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