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$8M Worth Of Cocaine Found In Tire Shipment At LA-Long Beach Port Complex

Hundreds of pounds of cocaine concealed in a shipment of tires from South America have been seized at the Los Angeles-Long Beach seaport complex.

08/25/2015

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Cocaine Seizures Skyrocket Off Latin America’s Pacific Coast

The U.S. Coast Guard has seized more cocaine off Latin America’s Pacific coast over 10 months than in the past three years combined.

08/10/2015

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Juvenile Corrections Officer On Disneyland Trip Accused Of Leaving Cocaine, Firearm In Hotel

A juvenile corrections officer who authorities allege left behind cocaine and a loaded firearm when he checked out of a hotel in Anaheim has been charged in the case.

06/27/2015

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Kings Center Jarret Stoll Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanors In Las Vegas Cocaine Case

Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll pleaded guilty to two reduced misdemeanor charges to resolve a felony cocaine case stemming from his April arrest at a Las Vegas Strip swimming pool.

06/25/2015

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Police: Kings’ Jarret Stoll Arrested In Las Vegas On Suspicion Of Drug Possession

Police said NHL security has been notified.

04/17/2015

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Josh Hamilton Won’t Be Suspended After Cocaine Use

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton will not be disciplined by Major League Baseball for his latest problems involving cocaine and alcohol.

04/03/2015

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LAPD Not Laughing Over Pranksters’ Viral ‘Coke’ Gag On Officers

A group of practical jokers thought a prank against LAPD officers was simple, harmless fun, but the department is not laughing.

01/13/2015

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Man Suspected Of Dealing Heroin In Simi Valley, San Fernando Valley In Custody

A 29-year-old man remained in custody Friday for allegedly dealing various drugs in Simi Valley and the San Fernando Valley.

CBS Los Angeles–12/19/2014

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Boy Tests Positive For Cocaine Following Drug Bust

Authorities say a 5-year-old boy who was found sitting near a half-pound bag of cocaine after his parents were arrested on suspicion of dealing drug had cocaine in his system.

09/28/2014

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Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Dealing Heroin To OC High School Students

Juan Vidrio, 26, was taken into custody this week, five months after authorities began an investigation into drug sales in the seaside city they say revealed Vidrio was selling heroin to teenagers.

08/08/2014

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Calif. Senate Passes Bill To Punish Forms Of Cocaine Equally

The state Senate has passed a bill that punishes users of crack and powder cocaine equally in an attempt to reduce racial bias in prison sentences.

05/28/2014

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Viewing Held For Fallen Veteran LAPD Motorcycle Officer

A viewing was held Monday for fallen LAPD motorcycle officer Chris Cortijo, who was struck and killed by a driver who was allegedly high on drugs.

04/21/2014

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Study: National Cocaine Use Drops, Pot Consumption On The Rise

While cocaine use reportedly dropped heavily across the country between 2006 and 2010, the amount of marijuana use increased dramatically, according to a study released Monday by Santa Monica-based RAND Corp.

03/10/2014

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Border Patrol Agents Find Almost 700 Pounds Of Cocaine In Man’s Car

The estimated street value of the cocaine is $6.7 million.

01/24/2014

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Ventura County Officials Want To Crackdown On Sale Of Narcotics On Craigslist

Ventura County officials Wednesday discussed recent criminal cases involving the sale of narcotics through the popular advertisement website, Craigslist.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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