drug trafficking

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23 Indicted On Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

A two-year investigation by federal, state and local law enforcement partners has led to 23 indictments, with 18 of those people under arrest.

04/22/2015

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Portland-Area Investigation Nets Nearly 14 Pounds Of Heroin

Portland police say their drug investigators have wrapped up a three-month probe of a drug-trafficking organization in the metropolitan area with the seizure of nearly 14 pounds of heroin with a wholesale value of $650,000.

CBS Seattle–03/26/2015

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Man Charged With Helping Run Website Selling Drugs, Guns

A Washington state man was charged Tuesday with helping run what investigators call one of the most sophisticated and widely used criminal marketplaces on the Internet.

CBS Seattle–01/20/2015

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Man Gets 5 Years After 22-Pound Meth Seizure

Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patridge says the seized drugs had a street value of more than $1.1 million.

CBS Seattle–10/02/2014

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Head Of Drug And Gun Trafficking Group Sentenced

The head of a drug and gun trafficking organization with direct links to a violent Mexican drug cartel has been sentenced to 27 years in federal prison.

09/27/2014

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21-Year-Old Boise Man Accused Of Using Mail For Marijuana

A 21-year-old Boise man has been arrested on accusations he used the mail to traffic marijuana

CBS Seattle–05/27/2014

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King County Deputy On Narcotics Task Force Accused Of Drug Dealing

The King County sheriff’s office says a deputy who worked on a narcotics task force turned into a drug dealer.

02/12/2014

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Western Wash. Raids Net 8 Drug Dealing Arrests

The U.S. Attorney’s office in Seattle says federal agents conducted several raids across Western Washington on Wednesday, netting eight arrests from a drug trafficking and selling ring.

CBS Seattle–09/05/2013

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Man Ingested 42 Cocaine-Filled Condoms In Attempted Drug Trafficking

A man was arrested last month at Vancouver International Airport for trying to smuggle liquid cocaine in his stomach on a flight to Sydney, Australia.

05/18/2012