criminal possession of a controlled substance
A man and woman were arrested and charged in Queens this week, after 20 malnourished and scarred pit bulls were found in a dog fighting investigation.
Suffolk County police Fourth Precinct detectives were on the scene after complaints about drug activity in Ronkonkoma, and pulled over a driver who committed several traffic violations, police said.
An off-duty New York City firefighter was arrested this weekend, reportedly on charges that he was selling oxycodone.
Five NYPD employees, including two sworn officers, have been arrested on various charges since Friday.
New York authorities say they’ve shut down a prescription drug ring that made more than $80,000 in illegal sales.
Officer Nicholas Mina, 31, was arrested Thursday and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of a weapon, criminal sale of a firearm, conspiracy and grand larceny.
Kenneth Bass, 52, and Julia Lopez, 37 are charged with attempted murder, kidnapping, rape, criminal sex act, assault, and criminal possession of a controlled substance.
After the police arrested Travis Marks, they searched him and found a loaded semi-automatic handgun in his waistband.