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Mon Apr 22

  • Read -- Bricks of cocaine found in lamp offer clue into a Homestead woman's deadly carjacking -- Miami Herald
  • Read -- Ecuador Gives President More Powers to Fight Drug Gangs -- WSJ
  • Read -- Arrest made in connection to Riley County drug-related death -- News Radio KMAN
  • Read -- An Alabama prison warden is arrested on drug charges -- ABC News - Breaking News, Latest News and Videos
  • Read -- Georgia drug dealer dishes out dubious advice, leading to teen's near-fatal overdose -- KEYE
  • Read -- Barron County Drug Unit Busts Meth Operation, Arrests Rice Lake Resident --
  • Read -- Marinette man convicted of drug and gun charges -- WLUK
  • Read -- Boston Police and DEA Nab Five, Seize Massive Cache of Fentanyl and Cocaine in Major Drug Ring Bust -- Hoodline
  • Read -- Police reports: Two narcotics investigations, multiple assaults reported in Killeen -- The Killeen Daily Herald
  • Read -- Medical marijuana cards In Utah have rapid spike in numbers -- KSL NewsRadio
  • Read -- Marijuana misuse among teens has risen, per the CDC -- KSL NewsRadio
  • Read -- KHRN: Prisoner executed for drug-related charges in Kerman -- Kurdistan Human Rights Network
  • Read -- Traffic stop in Tuscola County leads to arrest after meth and gun found in car -- WEYI
  • Read -- Man jailed after calling police from phone he had been using to set up drug deals -- Sky News
  • Read -- West African Sahel sees soaring drug seizures, as UN calls for dismantling trafficking networks The North Africa Post -- The North Africa Post
  • Read -- Indigenous police on Manitoulin Island creating first full-time drug enforcement unit -- CTV News Northern Ontario
  • Read -- 13 Arrested Near SF Library, Over 13 Pounds Of Drugs Seized -- Patch
  • Read -- Brickbat: Keeping Drugs Off the Street -- Reason Magazine
  • Read -- San Francisco drug crisis: How did a paralyzed man OD in hospital -- The San Francisco Standard
  • Read -- Cop among 3 held for bid to smuggle opium abroad -- Times of India
  • Read -- Chatra man, son held with ?1.4 crore opium -- Times of India
  • Read -- Delta Burke Details Crystal Meth Use, Struggles in Public Eye, 'Ugly' Designing Women Exit -- TooFab
  • Read -- Portland man arrested following suspected drug deal in Westbrook -- WGME
  • Read -- Months-long Weirton narcotics probe culminates in three local residents' arrest -- WTOV
  • Read -- Benton Harbor woman faces decade in prison for dealing meth -- 95.3 MNC
  • Read -- Ring-leader of money laundering and drug operation run out of Courgette restaurant in Canberra jailed for more than seven years -- Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Read -- International crime groups' pot grows getting DEA look | Arkansas Democrat Gazette -- The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
  • Read -- Man jailed over Sussex hospital toilet prison drug smuggling -- BBC
  • Read -- Mexico detains brother of drug kingpin 'el Mencho' -- CNN
  • Read -- Mexico drug lord el Mencho's brother detained -- CTV News
  • Read -- Sheriff: 2 women arrested after drug investigation at Starke Sonic --
  • Read -- Kansas man arrested on stolen property, drug charges after crashing scooter --
  • Read -- Mohawk Man Charged With Meth, Heroin Possession | Local News | --
  • Read -- Drug dealer, 28, jailed for more than five years for supplying cocaine in Basingstoke -- Hampshire Constabulary
  • Read -- Traffic stop results in drug arrest - Harlan Enterprise | Harlan Enterprise -- | Harlan Enterprise
  • Read -- Mexico arrests brother of drug lord 'El Mencho' -- The Jerusalem Post
  • Read -- East Texas woman arrested after meth found during traffic stop --
  • Read -- Nearly 6000 counterfeit fentanyl pills seized, 6 arrested during search warrant -- KEYC News Now
  • Read -- Cass County residents sentenced on drug charges - Leader Publications -- Leader Publications
  • Read -- Isle woman charged with felony drug possession | Mille Lacs Messenger | --
  • Read -- Man found with 'substantial' meth during Tuscola County arrest -- Huron Daily Tribune
  • Read -- Murray man charged for meth | News | -- Murray Ledger and Times
  • Read -- Rockford Police bust suspected drug dealer with crack cocaine, marijuana, and more -- MyStateline
  • Read -- Five arrested and charged with drug trafficking in Boston -- NBC Boston
  • Read -- Two arrested for cocaine possession during Rutland traffic stop -- Newport Dispatch
  • Read -- Bricks of cocaine found in lamp offer clue into a Florida woman's deadly carjacking -- Orlando Sentinel
  • Read -- Fentanyl, meth and heroin found at Chester County home during drug investigation -- Queen City News
  • Read -- Window tinting violation leads to narcotics, concealed firearm charges --
  • Read -- Nitazenes: The synthetic drug 50 times stronger than fentanyl -- SBS Australia
  • Read -- Hong Kong police look for links between 3 seizures of cocaine in a month -- South China Morning Post
  • Read -- 'Operation Trigger Lock' leads to several arrests, seized narcotics in Hazleton area -- Hazleton Standard Speaker
  • Read -- Different drugs, interchangeable names, and a mystery illness - STAT -- STAT
  • Read -- Hasbrouck Heights Police Arrest Three Individuals on Multiple Drug Charges -- TAPinto
  • Read -- Mexican presidential favourite stopped by masked men 'seeking an end to cartel violence' -- The Telegraph
  • Read -- Boost drug search powers, make immigration detention 'last resort', watchdog says -- The Guardian
  • Read -- Local man arrested on warrants, drug-related preliminary charges -- The Republic News
  • Read -- Federal meth conviction results in 33-year sentence for Muncie man -- The Star Press
  • Read -- Sinister rise of deadly Ibiza party drug pink cocaine?which killed boy of 14 & is like a 'bomb going off -- The Sun
  • Read -- Burail jail woman inmate caught with opium -- Tribune India
  • Read -- Two held with 1 kg opium -- Tribune India
  • Read -- Meth found on man doing burnouts in stolen vehicle -- Valley News Live
  • Read -- Man arrested in St. Clair County drug bust -- The Voice
  • Read -- BRPD: Traffic stop leads to arrests; marijuana, guns seized -- WAFB
  • Read -- Decatur drug bust - Huntsville -- WAFF
  • Read -- Two arrested in Decatur for drug trafficking charges - Huntsville -- WAFF
  • Read -- Charges filed in March 8 drug possession case -- Warren County Record
  • Read -- Man sentenced for selling meth near Clarksburg playground --
  • Read -- Georgia drug dealer dishes out dubious advice, leading to teen's near-fatal overdose -- WCTI
  • Read -- Man sentenced for selling meth near playground -- WDTV 5
  • Read -- Maine man faces drug charges following traffic stop in Lewiston -- WGME
  • Read -- One in custody after 11 pounds of cocaine 'intercepted' on I-70 in Wabaunsee County -- WIBW
  • Read -- Texas woman arrested in 2023 drug-related death case in Riley County -- WIBW
  • Read -- Traffic stop leads to pair being arrested on meth charges in Jackson County -- WIBW
  • Read -- GPD: Man arrested after K-9 discovers 117 grams of meth -- WJHL
  • Read -- Ecuador Gives President More Powers to Fight Drug Gangs -- WSJ
  • Read -- Fayette County coroner: Driver in crash had cocaine in his system -- WTAE
  • Read -- IMPD arrests 21-year-olds in Hendricks County guns, drug bust -- WTHR
  • Read -- 3 arrested after a several months long local investigation into drug trafficking crack cocaine and crystal-meth -- WTRF
  • Read -- Quiz: How much do you know about marijuana Test your knowledge now. -- Yahoo
  • Read -- Pounds of cocaine seized in Wabaunsee Co. -- Yahoo
  • Read -- Weapons, narcotic residue found near kids in Porterville, 3 arrested --
  • Read -- IMPD arrests 21-year-olds in Hendricks County guns, drug bust -- WTHR
  • Read -- Man, 21, charged with drug supply offences following warrant in Kendal -- Westmorland Gazette
  • Read -- ' -20 Read -- Driver arrested for drug driving after plowing through classroom wall in Liverpool -- ABC News - Breaking News, Latest News and Videos
  • Read -- Department of Justice opens investigation into officers parking on sidewalks in the Bronx -- News 12 - Long Island
  • Read -- Deputies Make Drug Arrests Following Proactive Traffic Stops In St. Mary's County -- The BayNet
  • Read -- Kyrgyzstan's Special Services Take On The Drug Mafia -- The Times Of Central Asia
  • Read -- Feds bust another illegal grow house in Maine as authorities probe foreign-backed drug trade in other states -- CBS News
  • Read -- Youngstown murder conviction, Warren drug sentence and parole board denial -- Mahoning Matters
  • Read -- Two teens, 14 and 17, die in murder-suicide at drug-fueled party, Florida cops say -- Miami Herald
  • Read -- Ecuadorians vote in referendum to approve toughening fight against gangs -- NPR
  • Read -- As Ukraine Considers Recruiting Convicts, A Drug Smuggler Wants To Fight Russia -- Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
  • Read -- Chillicothe Police Encounter Leads to Drug Arrest on Mulberry Street -- Scioto Post
  • Read -- Illegal Web Pharmacies and Social Media Drug Sales Target Teens -- Specialty Pharmacy Continuum
  • Read -- The national and regional impact of Ecuador's raids in Mexico | Explained -- The Hindu
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