More Than 500 Pounds Of Mexican Methamphetamine Seized In Arizona

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement press release… YUMA, AZ – Over the weekend, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Yuma special agents arrested Angel Leon-Camberos, 26, and seized 527.3 lbs. of methamphetamine (approximate street value of nearly $7.2 million), 14.88 lbs. of high grade marijuana and numerous wax (marijuana extract) products with an approximate street value of … Read moreMore Than 500 Pounds Of Mexican Methamphetamine Seized In Arizona

Illegal Alien Caught With $400K Worth Of Cocaine In North Carolina

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) – A traffic stop on I-77 turned into a major drug bust for deputies in Iredell County on Friday evening after the driver was found to have nearly 9 pounds of cocaine in his vehicle. Eyian Valenti Robotham, 53, was arrested after deputies noticed discrepancies in the information he provided during … Read moreIllegal Alien Caught With $400K Worth Of Cocaine In North Carolina

Pair Of Illegal Aliens Caught With $1 Million Worth Of Heroin In North Carolina

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) – Police say a routine traffic stop netted them five kilos of heroin, worth more than $1 million on the street. Greenville police arrested Juan Guzman-Gonzales, 44, and Magda Velasquez-Perez, 39, both of Maryland, on Sunday. They’re accused of possessing and transporting heroin. The seizure happened after their vehicle was stopped for … Read morePair Of Illegal Aliens Caught With $1 Million Worth Of Heroin In North Carolina

$1 Million Worth Of Mexican Heroin Seized In North Carolina

PITT COUNTY, NC (WNCT) – Pitt County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two men and seized more than $1 million worth of heroin during a traffic stop in Greenville on Monday. Investigators say deputies stopped a vehicle on North Memorial Drive in Greenville on Monday. During the stop deputies seized over four thousand grams (4 kilograms) of … Read more$1 Million Worth Of Mexican Heroin Seized In North Carolina

National Emergency: More Than 56K Deaths From Mexican Fentanyl In One Year

For those who still say there is no “National Emergency” when it comes to the U.S./Mexico border…tell that to the families of the some 56,000 Americans who died as a result of overdosing on Fentanyl (the drug many times more potent than heroin)… *Source data: InSight Crime

Pair Of Illegal Aliens Caught With 81 Pounds Of Cocaine In North Carolina

RALEIGH, NC (WRAL) – Two men face drug trafficking charges after Wake County deputies caught them with 81 pounds of cocaine, according to arrest warrants. Octavio Lopez Martinez, 53, of 1811 Evergreen Ave. in Raleigh, and Edis Leonidas Herrera-Mejia, 52, of Central Islip, N.Y., were each charged Sunday with conspiracy to traffic in cocaine, conspiracy … Read morePair Of Illegal Aliens Caught With 81 Pounds Of Cocaine In North Carolina

The Chart That Explains How Deadly Fentanyl Is Reaching This Country

In Sight Crime – Fentanyl use is booming in the United States. With support from the Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, InSight Crime mapped the distribution chain, and the role of Mexico’s criminal organizations in the trade in our series about fentanyl. The alarming spike in synthetic opioid overdose deaths … Read moreThe Chart That Explains How Deadly Fentanyl Is Reaching This Country

Drug Cartels: ‘Enough Fentanyl To Kill Two Million People’ Found In New York Home

WESTCHESTER, NY (The Daily Mail) – Five people have been arrested following a New York drug raid where cops seized enough fentanyl to kill two million people. DEA agents and Greenburgh police raided an alleged heroin and fentanyl mill operated out of a Westchester, New York home on Friday morning. A Drug Enforcement Administration task … Read moreDrug Cartels: ‘Enough Fentanyl To Kill Two Million People’ Found In New York Home

Major Mexican Drug Cartel Operation Uncovered In North Carolina

IREDELL COUNTY, NC (WSOC) – A massive drug operation with ties to a Mexican drug cartel resulted in the arrest of six immigrants in the country illegally. Six men are behind bars, accused of running an elaborate drug trafficking operation in Mecklenburg and Iredell counties. Those taken into custody: Rodolfo Martinez Oscar Rangel-Gutierrez Raul Rangel- … Read moreMajor Mexican Drug Cartel Operation Uncovered In North Carolina