Cocaine

Coast Guard Cutter Thetis returns home after seizing $140 million of cocaine in Pacific Ocean (Source: Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Returns To Key West After Seizing $140 M Of Cocaine In Pacific

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis returned home to Key West Sunday following a 65-day patrol in the Pacific where they seized $140 million in cocaine.

07/24/2015

DJ Laz (Source: CBS4)

Cocaine Residue Found On DJ Laz’s Boat After Deadly Accident

They were so small, investigators didn’t see them until the day after the accident. Several ripped up pieces of a dollar or multiple dollar bills, containing a white residue, which tested positive for cocaine.

07/22/2015

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Florid Man Dies In Hospital Following Arrest

A 33-year old Florida man died in a hospital while in medical distress after being arrested, according to Sarasota County Sheriff’s officials.

05/08/2015

Millions worth of cocaine found on a cargo boat on the Miami River. (Source: US Customs Border Patrol)

$9 Million Worth Of Cocaine Found Inside Cargo Vessel

A total of 797 pounds of cocaine were found inside a cargo vessel at the Miami River.

03/23/2015

Source: CBS4

US Seeks Drug Suspects In Florida

U.S. authorities are searching for 29 people accused of taking part in a multi-million dollar drug trafficking ring.

01/29/2015

April Rollison, 31,reportedly died from ingesting crack cocaine. (Source: Polk County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Woman Hides Crack Pipe In Privates, Dies From Ingesting ‘Rocks’

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said a 31-year-old woman, who hid a crack pipe in her privates, died after reportedly ingesting crack cocaine.

12/24/2014

Emmanuel Williams and Mejia arrested in Operation Willy Wonka (Source: Miami-Dade Police Department)

Miami-Dade Police Arrest 31 In Operation ‘Willy Wonka’

After a yearlong investigation on a Miami street gang, police arrested 31 people, seized copious amounts of drugs and recovered several weapons.

11/13/2014

More than $2 million worth of cocaine seized from freighter at PortMiami on Nov.1, 2014.  (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

$2.4M In Cocaine Seized On Freighter At Miami Seaport

More than $2 million worth of cocaine will not make it to the streets of South Florida after it was seized from a freighter at PortMiami.

11/04/2014

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Spaniard Sentenced In Miami Cocaine Money-Laundering Ring

A Spaniard who operated a major cocaine money-laundering ring in Miami has been sentenced to 150 in U.S. prison.

09/29/2014

Richard Rawles allegedly ran human trafficking ring. (Source: Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation)

Fla. Men Accused Of Forcing Female Prisoners Into Prostitution

A central Florida man and his two associates allegedly recruited women inmates and used them as prostitutes once they were released from prison.

09/19/2014

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