Former Mexican Secretary Of National Defense Arrested At LAX On Drug ChargesSalvador Cienfuegos, the former Mexican Secretary of National Defense, is in federal custody Friday morning after being arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking at Los Angeles International Airport.
Nearly 6,000 Pounds Of Methamphetamine Seized By Los Angeles DEA Agents In Nationwide Operation To Disrupt Cartel 'Transportation Hubs'The six-month-long “Operation Crystal Shield” launched on Feb. 20 after the DEA identified nine major methamphetamine trafficking hubs: Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix, Houston, El Passo, Dallas, St. Louis, New Orleans and Atlanta.
Ex-DEA Agent: Opioid Crisis Fueled By Drug Industry And CongressWhistleblower Joe Rannazzisi says drug distributors pumped opioids into U.S. communities — knowing that people were dying — and says industry lobbyists and Congress derailed the DEA's efforts to stop it.
FBI, DEA, Local Police Find Over $8M Worth Of Cocaine During IE Backyard Bunker BustThe men arrested, ages 24 and 38, were not identified by police nor was the location of the seizure, so as to not compromise an ongoing investigation, police said.
2 Found Dead In Fontana Home Due To Possible Fentanyl OverdosesKCAL9's Tina Patel reported from the location -- the 14300 block of Arrow Boulevard -- where she said many neighbors never even heard of the powerful drug.
Flight Attendant On Run After Authorities Say They Found Cocaine In Her Luggage At LAXA TSA agent found 70 pounds of cocaine in her carry-on bag in Terminal 4.
Old Prescription Drugs Accepted During Take-Back EventSouthern California residents can get rid of unwanted or outdated prescription drugs by dropping them off at designated collection sites.
Murder Trial Begins For Rowland Heights Doctor Accused In 3 Men's Drug DeathsAttorneys were set to deliver opening statements Monday in the trial of a California doctor charged with murder in the deaths of three young men who overdosed on prescription pain killers.
Dreams Up In Smoke: Aspiring Actress Gets Caught Up In Pot-Smuggling Plot
Former DEA Agent Accused As Posing As FBI Agent, FraudA former federal drug agent accused of conspiring with a La Quinta man who posed as a lawyer and ex-prosecutor to swindle victims out of hundreds of thousands of dollars faces federal fraud charges Friday.
Rolling Hills Estates Man Recalls Threatening Call From Con Artist As FBI Warns Of Extortion ScamPolice are once again warning the public about a phone scam that could have those who answer thinking they've committed a crime.