Pilot Charged For Role In $7.5M Cocaine Trafficking Ring

A Pilot was charged on cocaine distribution, money laundering and other conspiracy charges related to his role in a scheme to import large quantities from Guyana to New Jersey and New York, in exchange for $7.5 million, authorities announced. Read more

US Coast Guard offloads $85M Worth of Seized Cocaine

The U.S. Coast Guard offloaded more $85 million worth of cocaine at Broward County’s Port Everglades on Monday after seizing the drugs in international waters. Read more

Albanian Gangs ‘Controlling’ UK Drug Trafficking Market

The National Crime Agency has said it is increasingly concerned about violent Albanian criminal gangs, which have considerable control over the illegal cocaine market. Read more

Authorities Bust $100 Million Drug Ring Run By Current, Former TSA Workers

Twelve current and former TSA officers and airport staff are facing possible life sentences after being indicted on an alleged drug trafficking operation that smuggled 20 tons of cocaine into the US through Puerto Rico over an 18-year period. Read more

Sydney – $260M ‘Cocaine Cowboy’ Put His Whole Life on Social Media

Helicopter rides, a Cobra sports car and a bikini model girlfriend were all part of the glamorous life caught on Instagram of one of the alleged members of Australia’s largest cocaine cartel. Read more

Sydney – Police Seize 500KG of Cocaine

A major cocaine ring has been dismantled in joint operations with Tahiti, Australian police said on Thursday, with a record 1.1 tonnes of cocaine worth hundreds of millions of dollars seized. Read more

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Coast Guard, Canada Navy Seize 26 Tons Of Cocaine In Pacific

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — More than 26 tons of cocaine worth at least $715 million was brought ashore Thursday in Florida following multiple recent seizures by the U.S. Coast Guard and the Royal Canadian Navy in the eastern Pacific. Read more

Media’s Contra-Cocaine Cover-Up

Amid the mainstream U.S. media’s current self-righteous frenzy against “fake news,” it’s worth recalling how the big newspapers destroyed Gary Webb, an honest journalist who exposed some hard truths about the Reagan administration’s collaboration with Nicaraguan Contra cocaine traffickers. Read more

Haredi Nabbed With 6 Kilos of Cocaine At Ben-Gurion Airport

Police said Monday they arrested a Haredi man after he arrived at Ben-Gurion airport carrying more than six and a half kilograms (14 pounds) of a substance suspected to be cocaine. Read more