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  • Narcotics Team Seizes Heroin, Marijuana In Manchester

    Narcotics Team Seizes Heroin, Marijuana In Manchester
    MANCHESTER — After several months of investigating, the East Central Narcotics Task force and the Manchester police seized about 6.71 grams of pure heroin, about an ounce of marijuana and some drug paraphernalia, police said. The drugs belonged...
  • Four charged with heroin trafficking, DuPage prosecutors say

    Four charged with heroin trafficking, DuPage prosecutors say
    An Elgin man and his two sons are among four people charged with heroin trafficking following an investigation involving local and federal law enforcement agencies, DuPage prosecutors said Friday. Luis Hernandez, 47, of the 200 block of Comstock Drive...
  • Abandoned 30-foot boat found near Crystal Cove

    An abandoned 30-foot panga boat was found on a beach near Crystal Cove State Park just south of Newport Beach by a passerby Thursday morning, according to a U.S. Coast Guard news release. The Coast Guard's Los Angeles-Long Beach office received the call...
  • Woman wanted for 3 years arrested by U.S. Marshals in Norfolk

    Woman wanted for 3 years arrested by U.S. Marshals in Norfolk
    A three-year search by Chesapeake police for a woman wanted on multiple warrants for drug and gun offenses ended Thursday with an arrest in Norfolk, a U.S. Marshals Office spokesman said. Erica Arnold was taken into custody during a traffic stop,...
  • Medical pot shops are no big deal

    Medical pot shops are no big deal
    You'd think licensed dispensaries for medical marijuana were all-ages opium dens from the wariness bordering on paranoia with which state and local officials are grudgingly preparing for them to open. A year ago Friday, Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law...
  • 41 people tied to El Monte gang linked to Mexican Mafia are indicted

    41 people tied to El Monte gang linked to Mexican Mafia are indicted
    More than three dozen alleged members and associates of a San Gabriel Valley gang said to be controlled by the Mexican Mafia were indicted on a range of murder, robbery, drug trafficking and other charges, federal officials announced Wednesday. Of the...
  • 6 Philadelphia officers accused of robbing and beating drug suspects

    6 Philadelphia officers accused of robbing and beating drug suspects
    A group of Philadelphia narcotics officers repeatedly robbed and assaulted the drug suspects they were supposed to be investigating, engaging in a campaign of brutality that lasted nearly six years, federal authorities said Wednesday. Five of the six...
  • 6 Philadelphia cops charged with robbery, kidnapping, extortion

    PHILADELPHIA Stories of shakedowns, brutality, kidnapping and theft have dogged a group of the city's Narcotics Field Unit officers for nearly a decade. But despite multiple investigations, cases against them never stuck. That changed Wednesday, as...
  • Six Philly cops arrested in federal corruption probe

    Six Philly cops arrested in federal corruption probe
    PHILADELPHIA — Six Philadelphia police officers were arrested Wednesday in a predawn roundup and charged with robbing, kidnapping, and extorting drug suspects over a nearly seven-year period. The officers all were veterans of a narcotics squad that...
  • Capsule reviews of feature films

    AND SO IT GOES 1 1/2 stars. Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton team for the first time in a wincingly sappy three-quarter-life rom-com about a Scrooge-like widower and a wifty lounge-singing widow and the unexpected appearance of a cute-as-a-button...
  • Newport News man convicted on federal drug conspiracy, firearms charges

    A Newport News man was convicted Wednesday by a federal jury on drug conspiracy and three firearms charges in connection to crimes prosecutors said spanned a decade.   Kelvin L. Brown, 34, is scheduled to be sentenced Dec. 8 on charges of distributing...