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Two year investigation into cocaine smuggling nets arrests

WINNIPEG — Mounties say they have arrested people from Manitoba and Ontario after a two-year investigation into a criminal group moving large amounts of cocaine into Canada from Mexico. 102 more words

Crime

Psychopharmacology of cocaine

Cocaine is classed as a psychostimulant drug, along with amphetamines. The term stimulant is because of the sensorymotor activating effect brought on by the use of such substances. 1,149 more words

Brain

Rich people are doing way more cocaine and ecstasy this year

Cocaine and ecstasy use has seen a ‘statistically significant’ increase among people from wealthier households in England and Wales.

New Home Office figures reveal people aged 16 to 59 and living in households with an income of £50,000 or more reported taking more of the Class A drugs this year. 226 more words

UK

Four people arrested after two month investigation in Middlesex County

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — Four people were arrested after a large scale narcotics trafficking operation was completed following a two-month investigation.

The Middletown Police Department Street Crimes/Narcotics Unit seized approximately 45 grams of cocaine, 19 grams of crack cocaine, $270,000 and 5 vehicles. 105 more words

News

Leamington men arrested after two-year Mexican cocaine probe

A two-year probe into a criminal group allegedly moving “large amounts” of cocaine from Mexico into Canada has ended with the arrest of three Leamington men. 118 more words

Local News

In the Italian port of Gioia Tauro, an important seizure of cocaine impeded organised crime from earning different million euros.

According to il Quotidiano del Sud.it, “62 kilograms” of cocaine – split “into 55 blocks” – have been seized, in the “port of Gioia Tauro” (Southern Italy), by the officers of the… 139 more words

Monde/World

Police see drug deal, make two arrests

A woman is charged with drug trafficking and a man with drug possession after police say they saw a drug deal go down.

On Wednesday around 11 a.m., officers saw a 25-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man engaged in a drug deal on the 100 block of 33rd Street West, according to a news release. 53 more words

Crime