Marijuana Bust

Smaller vessels known as "pangas" have been used in recent months to smuggle illegal immigrants onto Southland beaches. (credit: California State Lifeguards |  Orange County Sheriff's Department)

8,500 Pounds Of Pot Seized Off LA Coast In Panga Boat

Approximately 8,500 pounds of marijuana was discovered about 150 miles west of Los Angeles and now it’s in the hands of U.S. Coast Guard officials.


pot bales

150 Bales Of Marijuana Found On Disabled Boat, 2 Men Arrested

Two men are in custody Monday after 150 bales of marijuana were found in plain view on their disabled boat just outside Channel Islands Harbor.


Rancho Dominguez Pot Bust

5 Arrested, $10M Worth Of Marijuana Seized Near Compton

An anonymous tip led authorities to a warehouse where they found $10 million worth of marijuana in the unincorporated area of Rancho Dominguez Thursday.


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3 Arrested, Half Ton Of Marijuana Seized During Panga Boat Bust In Malibu

Half a ton of marijuana was seized after Los Angeles deputies interrupted an overnight attempt to smuggle it ashore.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/28/2012

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Road Rage Investigation Leads to Pot Farm Bust

One person is arrested after a CHP investigation uncovers a Redondo Beach pot farm.