Feds Charge San Pedro Gang Members With Trafficking Drugs Out Of Local Hotel, BarsMore than a dozen members of a San Pedro gang under the control of the Mexican Mafia have been indicted in a drug trafficking ring federal authorities say was being conducted out of local bars and hotels.
DEA Targets LA-Area Doctors, Medical Professionals In Opioid CrackdownSix people -- including several doctors, physician assistants and suspected drug traffickers -- were arrested this week by U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration during Operation “Hypocritical Oath,” a play on the Hippocratic Oath that doctors swear by to “do no harm” to their patients.
Former LA Sheriff's Deputy Pleads Guilty To Planning To Transport Cocaine, Meth For $250KKenneth Collins, 50, of Chino pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute drugs following a undercover FBI sting operation last year.
Former LAX Baggage Handlers Accused Of Trafficking CocaineTwo former Los Angeles International Airport baggage handlers were arrested Monday on cocaine trafficking charges.
Cocaine Seizures Skyrocket Off Latin America's Pacific CoastThe U.S. Coast Guard has seized more cocaine off Latin America's Pacific coast over 10 months than in the past three years combined.
Members Of 3 LA Gangs Indicted For RacketeeringFederal prosecutors say three rival Los Angeles gangs united and conspired to control drug trafficking and carried out crimes that included murder and extortion.
Dutch Man Pleads Guilty In LA To Running Drug HubA U.S. attorney's statement says 45-year-old Marc Peter Willems entered the plea to federal drug trafficking and money laundering charges in L.A. Wednesday.
LA Doctor Charged With Drug Trafficking, Money LaunderingA Los Angeles-based doctor surrendered Thursday to federal authorities after being indicted on charges that he had illegally distributed drugs, including painkillers that are considered to be powerful and addictive.
Doctor Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Trafficking A West Hollywood doctor pleaded guilty Monday to federal drug trafficking charges for writing hundreds of prescriptions despite a federal order revoking his authority to prescribe drugs.
2 Brothers Get Prison For LA-Based Cocaine RingThe head of a small hip-hop record label who prosecutors say led a drug trafficking ring that used chartered jets to ship cocaine and cash between Baltimore and Los Angeles has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.
3 Arrested During Panga Boat Bust To Appear In Court MondayThree men suspected of attempting to smuggle a boatload of marijuana are expected to appear in court Monday on federal drug trafficking charges.