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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

Marijuana plants sit on a rack at the Berkeley Patients Group March 25, 2010 in Berkeley, California. California Secretary of State Debra Bowen certified a ballot initiative late yesterday to legalize the possession and sale of marijuana in the State of California after proponents of the measure submitted over 690,000 signatures. The measure will appear on the November 2 general election ballot. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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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Feds Bust 2 Alleged Drug Trafficking Rings

Seven people have been arrested for their part in two alleged drug trafficking rings operating from Mexico to the Southland, according a a federal probe dubbed Operation Mountain Top.

08/21/2013

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Man, 34, Arrested After Police Recover $1.3M In Marijuana, Cocaine

A 34-year-old man was arrested when police discovered marijuana and cocaine worth more than $1.3 million during a search of two homes in Huntington Beach and Fountain Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2013

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Ex-‘Days’ Actor Gets Probation For Selling Cocaine Out Of Agoura Hills Home

A former “Days of Our Lives” actor was sentenced Thursday to three years’ probation for selling cocaine out of an Agoura Hills home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2013

Soap star Dylan Patton is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday on charges of selling cocaine out of his Agoura Hills home. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Ex-‘Days’ Star Charged For Alleged Cocaine Sales From Agoura Hills Home

A former soap opera actor has been charged with allegedly selling cocaine out of his Agoura Hills home, the District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

05/16/2013

Nicolas Cendoya, 19, and Kyndall Jack, 18. (credit: OCSD)

OC Supervisor Claims Rescued Hikers Admitted To Using Cocaine At Trabuco Canyon

An Orange County supervisor claims the two teens who got lost in Trabuco Canyon on Easter Sunday told authorities they used cocaine on their hike.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/02/2013

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$5M In Cocaine Seized In Lakeview Terrace Drug Bust

Police Friday confiscated $5 million worth of cocaine that was found stashed in a big rig truck during a San Fernando Valley drug bust.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/22/2013

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Coroner’s Report: Mother In LAPD Struggle Had Cocaine In System

A woman who died in a Los Angeles police patrol car after a violent arrest by officers had cocaine in her system when she went into cardiac arrest last summer, according to a coroner’s report released Monday.

01/14/2013

Undercover cops busted 22 students in Temecula for drugs Wednesday. (credit: CBS)

Posing As Students, Undercover Drug Cops Bust 22 At Temecula High Schools

Undercover officers busted 22 students from three schools in Temecula, according to officials.

12/12/2012

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the San Ysidro port of entry intercepted more than $383,561 in unreported U.S. currency on Dec. 8. (courtesy USDHS)

$4M In Drugs, Cash Seized Along California-Mexico Border

It was a busy weekend for U.S. Customs and Border Enforcement officials along the California – Mexico border over the weekend.

12/11/2012

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