Drugs

Tina Alfani

Woman Accused Of Robbing L.I. Pharmacy For Narcotics

A woman has been arrested and charged with robbing a pharmacy on Long Island.

10/05/2013

Cocaine seized from a Bronx daycare center. (Credit Handout)

Authorities: Bronx Daycare Center Served As Front For Drug Trafficking Operation

A New York City woman who ran a daycare center from her house, her husband and another man have been arrested on multiple drug charges.

09/12/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Mayor's Office)

Cory Booker Calls For End To Minimum Drug Sentences

Saying it’s obvious the war on drugs has not worked, Newark Mayor Cory Booker called Wednesday for an end to minimum sentencing for low-level drug offenders.

08/28/2013

Heroin (file/credit: Hassan Ammar/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Shop Online … For Heroin? It Could Be Happening In Your Home

Among the usual bills and junk mail, one woman found a strange package in her mailbox addressed to her son. The priority mail envelope contained a shocking special delivery, heroin.

07/25/2013

Cocaine (file / credit: clipart.com)

Accused Colombian Cocaine Distributor, Known As ‘El Loco,’ Pleads Not Guilty

Daniel Barrera, 44, is charged with conspiracy to import narcotics, which can carry a mandatory minimum of 10 years in prison, or a maximum of life in prison if he is convicted.

07/10/2013

Cocaine (file / credit: clipart.com)

11 Drug-Dealing Bronx Gang Members Charged In Violent Robbery, Assault Pattern

The members of “6 Wild” allegedly held a gun to their victims’ heads and demanded cash and drugs before severely beating the victims, prosecutors said. In some cases, the victims were strangled, according to authorities.

06/20/2013

NYPD Car (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Man Dies Following Confrontation With Police In The Bronx

Jose Muniz was spotted putting an unknown substance – possibly drugs – into his mouth by a sergeant and two undercover officers on Jerome Avenue, police said.

06/20/2013

Tyreek Langs (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: L.I. Man Arrested For Selling Drugs With Infant Daughter

Officers conducting surveillance spotted Tyreek Langs, with the baby in his arms, walk down the street and sell heroin to a drug buyer at the corner of Peters Boulevard and Kelly Avenue, police said.

06/14/2013

Doc Gooden with Boomer & Carton (credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

Doc Gooden On WFAN: Hearing Prison Rape Was ‘Most Devastating’ Moment Of Life

Dr. K stopped by the Boomer & Carton studios Thursday to give listeners an idea of what to expect as they read about his journey from addiction to incarceration to recovery.

06/06/2013

A view of buildings on Rikers Island penitentiary complex (file/credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Rikers Corrections Officer Denies Striking Deals With Inmates For Drugs

Robert Winfield is accused of demanding drugs from inmates in return for getting their sentences shortened, which is something he cannot do in his role as corrections officer.

05/28/2013

Drugs Hidden In Papa John's Pizza Box

Prosecutors: Pizza Delivery Man Also Delivered Cocaine

A Papa John’s delivery man is accused of selling cocaine, using his delivery gig as a cover for his sales.

05/16/2013

Newtown School Shooter Adam Lanza (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Adam Lanza Had No Drugs, Alcohol In His System During Newtown Massacre

The toxicology tests were conducted as part of Adam Lanza’s autopsy by Connecticut’s chief medical examiner.

05/13/2013

Kevin Wallin (credit: The Connecticut Post)

Two Plead Guilty In Connecticut ‘Monsignor Meth’ Drug Ring

A California man and his girlfriend have pleaded guilty to federal drug conspiracy charges for supplying four pounds of methamphetamine to a Roman Catholic priest’s Connecticut drug operation.

04/19/2013

Campos Houses in the East Village (file / credit: Google Maps)

Three Dozen Indicted In Connection With Drug Rings At Manhattan Housing Projects

Authorities in Manhattan announced Friday the indictment of 41 alleged members of two narcotics trafficking rings, but there’s a twist.

04/12/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

NYC Cop Accused Of Involvement In Ring That Robbed Drug Dealers Pleads Not Guilty

Harlem police officer Jose Tejada, 45, a veteran of 17 years on the NYPD, was arraigned Thursday for allegedly being part of a violent robbery crew made up of actual and phony cops.

04/04/2013

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