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BBC Correspondent Accidentally Gets Super High During Report

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.23.2014 | Media

Covering Afghanistan is often serious business. So why then is BBC Middle East correspondent Quentin Sommerville giggling uncontrollably while reporti...

Over 1,000 Pounds Of Cocaine Seized

AP | Posted 02.25.2014 | Latino Voices

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican police and federal U.S. law enforcement agents have seized 600 kilograms (1,322 pounds) of cocaine in a ce...

Taipei Seizes $300 MILLION In Heroin

China Post | Lauly Li | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Taipei (The China Post/ANN) -The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) and the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors' Office yesterday morning busted Taiwan's ...

Man Busted For Pot...Without Actually Possessing Pot

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

We may have a new term in drug enforcement: smelly money. Jurors convicted William David Bush of Sebastopol, Calif. on Friday of possessing money ...

Drug Ring Uncovered Inside Bronx Daycare

Posted 09.13.2013 | New York

A couple was arrested Wednesday on multiple drug charges, after officials say a large stash of narcotics was found in a Bronx daycare center they oper...

Massive Cocaine Bust On Yacht Valued At $330 Million

AP | Posted 10.23.2013 | Crime

CANBERRA, Australia — U.S. and Australian agents seized 750 kilograms (1,650 pounds) of cocaine from a yacht in the South Pacific nation of Vanu...

Cop Makes Drug Bust During Bathroom Break

AP | Posted 08.06.2013 | Weird News

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- A police officer who stopped at a northern New Jersey convenience store to use the bathroom instead ended up arresting a man there...

$822 Million Of Coke, Heroin, Pot Seized By Europol

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

AMSTERDAM, July 3 (Reuters) - About 30 tonnes of cocaine, heroin and marijuana with a street value of $822 million was seized in Central America and...

Papa John's Deliveryman Accused Of Selling Cocaine Out Of Pizza Boxes

Posted 05.20.2013 | New York

Some cocaine with your pizza? Like the ice-cream-truck and bagel-store dealers before him, Papa John's deliveryman Ramon Rodriguez of Brooklyn was ...

WATCH: Record Meth Bust Worth $440 Million

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.28.2013 | World

Police intercepted a record amount of meth in Australia, estimating its worth at $440 million, the BBC reports. Authorities said in a press confere...

Dozens Of UA Students Rounded Up In Massive Drug Bust

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.20.2013 | Crime

Authorities in Tuscaloosa, Ala., arrested 74 people on Tuesday in a sweeping drug bust, WIAT reports. A majority of those who were arrested are studen...

$10M In Cocaine Hidden In Fish Food

AP | Posted 12.08.2012 | World

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Authorities in Guyana have seized $10 million worth of cocaine hidden in bags of fish food bound for China. The director of the...

Federal Agents Seize $800,000 Worth Of Meth; Largest In State History

Posted 10.08.2012 | New York

Authorities seized roughly 50 pounds of methamphetamine valuing a staggering $800,000 from a Westchester boardinghouse on Sunday. The Journal News...

$525 MILLION DRUG BUST

AP | Posted 08.01.2012 | World

SYDNEY -- Australian police have seized 558 kilograms (1,230 pounds) of crystal methamphetamine and heroin with a street value of up to 500 million Au...

Student Brings 10 Heroin-Filled Balloons To School, Shoots Up In Bathroom

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.10.2012 | Education

Monica A. Gray, an 18-year-old student at Fairfield Career Center in Lancaster, Ohio, was arrested this week after she brought 10 balloons of heroin t...

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Cops Raid Wrong Home, Scare Old Man

HuffingtonPost.com | Steven Hoffer | Posted 03.29.2012 | Weird News

Drug enforcement officers in upstate New York bashed through an elderly man's front door only to discover that they had the wrong address. Auburn r...

Undercover Cop Poses As High School Student, Arrests 12 Teens

Posted 03.16.2012 | Teen

Twelve students at Exeter Union High School in central California were arrested this week for selling drugs on campus. But it wasn't a teacher, princi...

Marijuana Found In Sour Candy Wrappers During Drug Bust

Posted 02.16.2012 | Crime

New York City police discovered 200 bags of crack cocaine and marijuana packaged in candy wrappers on Tuesday during a raid that ended in 14 arrests. ...

Police Shooting Suspect Says He Feared For His Life

AP | Posted 02.05.2012 | Crime

SALT LAKE CITY—A man accused of fatally shooting a police officer and wounding five others during an Ogden drug raid last month says he feared for h...

Whatcha Got Cooking? Drugs.

AP | By JIM GOMEZ | Posted 01.24.2012 | World

MANILA, Philippines -- Philippine customs authorities waited a month to see who would claim the suspicious shipment of "kitchen equipment" from Taiwan...

Students Arrested After Cop Poses As Student For 4 Months

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.13.2012 | Education

A four-month-long investigation involving an undercover cop posing as a student has led to the arrest of ten Angleton High School students on drug cha...

WATCH: Philly Airport's Record Cocaine Bust

Posted 01.12.2012 | Travel

Customs officials at Philadelphia International Airport seized a 130-pound cache of cocaine valued at $4 million Sunday. The drugs were found in t...

Undercover Cops, Posing As Cab Drivers, Busts Florida Drug Dealers

Posted 12.19.2011 | Crime

Take note criminals -- the meter is running. Police in Florida made multiple arrests late last week after completing a four month effort using unde...

$30 Million Worth Of Drugs Hidden In Shipment Of Raisins

AP | Posted 01.29.2012 | World

SYDNEY -- Australian police have arrested a Sydney man after finding 30 million Australian dollars ($30 million) worth of drugs in a shipment of raisi...

'Not Guilty' Pleads 87-year-old Man Busted With 200lbs Of Cocaine

AP | By COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 11.15.2011 | Crime

DETROIT -- An 87-year-old Indiana man said he hauled cocaine from Arizona to Michigan because he feared drug dealers would harm him, his children and ...