drug trafficking


14 Alleged Gang Members Indicted on Racketeering Charges

Fourteen men have been indicted on racketeering and drug trafficking offenses as alleged members of a notorious gang.


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9 Charged with Drug Trafficking in Md., Va.

A federal grand jury has indicted nine alleged members of a Baltimore-based drug trafficking enterprise with ties to Virginia, New York and Texas that prosecutors say is linked to a 2012 homicide.


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Md. Man Pleads Guilty in Drug Conspiracy

A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to being a member of a drug trafficking conspiracy while employed as an officer with the Baltimore City School Police Force.


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2 Maryland Counties Designated as High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas

The Obama administration says it’s targeting drug trafficking in Cecil and Frederick counties with additional federal funds for law enforcement.


Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto delivers a speech during the inauguration ceremony of the World Economic Forum on Latin America in Lima, on April 24, 2013. (credit: CRIS BOURONCLE/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexico Ends Open Access For US Security Agencies Days Before Obama Visit

Mexico is ending its unprecedented open relationship with U.S. security agencies that developed in recent years to fight drug trafficking and organized crime.


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18 Charged in Drug Trafficking Operation

Federal prosecutors say 18 people have been changed in a drug trafficking operation that spanned three states and transported hundreds of pounds of marijuana.