Calling them an imminent threat to public safety, Dow has filed emergency rules designed to immediately ban the sale and manufacture of the synthetic drugs.
Federal prosecutors alleged that the eight-year veteran was part of crew that pulled more than 100 holdups.
Authorities said an undercover federal agent helped thwart officer Robert Whitfield’s plan. An accomplice, Islime Duvivier, also was arrested.
David Christie was sentenced in Manhattan federal court after being found guilty of narcotics importation and distribution conspiracy. The 44-year-old from Montego Bay was also ordered to forfeit over $3 million.
U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants the federal government to ban new designer drugs known as bath salts that are legal in many states even though they pack as much punch as cocaine or methamphetamines.
A wild incident on Staten Island left two detectives and two drug suspects hospitalized on Friday afternoon outside the Manor Heights Shopping Plaza.
Cops bust a cocaine delivery operation that targeted NYU students.
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have produced a vaccine that prevents mice from getting high on cocaine.
Prosecutors say a Queens man who told airport customs inspectors he was carrying a “cooked rabbit” in his luggage actually had three bricks of cocaine.
A man whose 4-year-old son took a bag of cocaine to day care is avoiding a prison sentence.
The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office released a video of Jeromie Cancel admitting to strangling a 19-year-old Pace University student in Chelsea in 2008.
The man was arrested on charges that he sold cocaine while in uniform and driving his postal truck.
You can sell an old couch on Craigslist. So, why not drugs?
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said the investigation revealed a flaw in security at one of the most important hubs for commerce and trade in the world.
Authorities announced the arrests of Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal longshoremen Tuesday. An investigation yielded the seizure of 1.3 metric tons of cocaine.
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