An indictment unsealed in federal court in Brooklyn charged 37 people with multiple counts of conspiracy to smuggle and distribute massive amounts of high-grade marijuana and cocaine.
New York prosecutors are offering no-jail plea deals to four of the five Columbia University students charged with selling LSD-spiked candy and other drugs on the Ivy League campus.
An out-of-sorts Lenny Dykstra appeared in a Los Angeles federal courtroom on Monday where he entered his plea in a federal case where he’s accused of embezzling money from a bankruptcy estate — while flanked by a new attorney, a deputy federal public defender.
As they age, Baby Boomers are using drugs in record numbers. Some five percent of the 78 million Boomers admit to abusing drugs – and experts are calling it a booming addiction.
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.