BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Two-time Olympic silver medal-winning kayaker Nathan Baggaley and his younger brother have been jailed for more than 20 years each for trying to smuggle up to 200 million Australian dollars ($147 million) worth of cocaine into Australia.
Landscaping was hardly his lifelong dream.
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — A public prosecutor in northern Greece cleared two men arrested on drug trafficking charges after authorities acknowledged that a white substance seized in their car was adhesive powder and not cocaine, court authorities said Thursday.
MIAMI (AP) — A top Venezuelan businessman close to President Nicolas Maduro's government has sued the U.S. Department of Treasury, alleging he's the victim of a false campaign identifying him as a international narcotics kingpin.
The FBI began investigating a suspected cocaine trafficking ring operating out of Omaha in October 2017.
Six men have been sentenced in federal court for their involvement in a Mexican drug-trafficking organization that did its business out of a South Omaha restaurant.
A search of a 35-year-old man's SUV and Omaha residence uncovered 15 pounds of meth, $130,000 in drug money, drug ledgers and a gun.
The drug haul had an estimated street value of more than $100,000, according to officials.
SAN DIEGO — The 21-year-old who carried out a devastating and racist rampage at an El Paso Walmart a month ago chose a powerful AK-style rifle…
"He must have been trained for this," one officer involved in the operation said of the parrot's attempt to interfere with law enforcement, the Guardian reported. "As soon as the police got close he started shouting."
When a Texas state trooper couldn’t find a program that trained patrol officers to recognize the signs of trafficking, he created one.
Patrick Jiron, 80, of Clearlake Oaks, California, and his wife, 70-year-old Barbara Jiron, were arrested Tuesday on Interstate 80 in western Lancaster County.
The death of one man and the overdose of another in Carter Lake in 2015 led to the recently announced sentencing of some of those involved in an opiate ring there.
Jeffrey B. Lackas, Stanley Szeto and Daniel Cruz-Bonilla were members of a drug trafficking organization that distributed steroids and human-growth hormone across the U.S., a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Iowa said.
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No one won the guerrilla war in Colombia. The conflict dragged on for decades, killing 220,000 people and destroying many more lives. That’s C…
The tunnel was the 12th completed secret passage that U.S. authorities have discovered along California’s border with Mexico since 2006.
Sgt. James Gerhardt of the Thornton Police Department will present a report showing increases in impaired driving arrests, marijuana-related traffic deaths and marijuana-related emergency room visits.
Ruben Toledo Jr., 20, was sentenced to seven years and Oscar Arriaga Martinez, 25, to 11 years and three months, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
A Bellevue woman has been arrested and charged in federal court with threatening a confidential police informant who led the U.S. Drug Enforce…
Gilbert Navarro, 42, whose west Omaha home was raided by authorities last May, pleaded guilty to conspiracy money laundering and conspiracy to distribute marijuana.