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  1. Ron Strider

    Large Marijuana Delivery Seized Near Mekong River

    Officials seized 610 kilograms of compressed marijuana slabs being delivered by smugglers using a tributary of the Mekong River in Tha Uthen district late on Sunday night. Provincial Governor Somchai Witdamrong told a news conference on Monday that a navy patrol came across people unloading...
  2. Ron Strider

    Canada: Cannabis Dispensaries Raided By Halifax Police

    Members of the Special Enforcement Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division raided two different Halifax cannabis dispensaries on Friday morning. In the first series of raids, officers with the SES along with RCMP and Halifax Regional Police executed four separate search...
  3. Ron Strider

    Illegal Marijuana Grows Continue Even In Era Of Legalization

    Marijuana may be legal in Washington and Oregon, but police continue to bust illegal marijuana operations that are not licensed by the state. The latest numbers from the Washington State Patrol show that 89 illegal marijuana growing operations were shut down in Washington over the past year...
  4. Ron Strider

    Tons Of Cannabis Seized In Turkish Narco-Terror Operations Against PKK

    Turkish security forces dealt a heavy blow to the financial resources of the PKK terrorist group as nearly two tons of cannabis was seized in narcotics operations in southeastern Turkey. Police arrested two suspects and seized 7,756 cannabis plants, 911.7 kilograms of hashish and 126...
  5. Ron Strider

    NY: 8 Pounds Of Marijuana Seized In Dunkirk Search Warrant

    A 46-year-old man is facing drug charges following a search warrant. Authorities executed a search warrant at 3699 E. Main Rd. in Dunkirk on Wednesday. Officers seized more than eight pounds of marijuana (138 ounces), a quantity of concentrated cannabis, electronic scales, vacuum sealer...
  6. Ron Strider

    Albanian Police Report Seizing At Least 15 Tons Of Marijuana

    Albanian police say they have seized at least 15 metric tons (16.5 tons) of marijuana hidden in a southwestern village. Police spokesman Gentian Mullai says that some 150 officers had found the drugs Friday in three houses in Llakatund, 150 kilometers (90 miles) southwest of the capital...
  7. Ron Strider

    3,700 Pounds Of Marijuana Found In Lettuce Shipment

    Custom and Border Protection agents have located and seized nearly two tons of marijuana hidden in a shipment of lettuce. CBP said in a release that the seizure happened at the Colombia-Solidarity International Bridge on June 26, when an officer referred a tractor-trailer hauling lettuce for...
  8. Ron Strider

    San Diego Authorities Ordered To Return $100k Seized From Med Marijuana Distributor

    San Diego County Dist. Atty. Bonnie Dumanis has been ordered to return more than $100,000 seized from a medical marijuana businessman and his family, 15 months after drug agents raided the company and didn't charge anyone with a crime. Superior Court Judge Tamila E. Ipema issued the order...
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    NZ: $3M Worth Of Cannabis Plants And $100K Cash Seized In West Auckland

    Cannabis plants that police say would have yielded $3 million on the streets have been seized in a West Auckland bust. Police said they were initially tipped off about a "sophisticated" large-scale commercial cannabis operation by an anonymous member of the public. They searched four West...
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    Calgary Police Officer Accused Of Stealing Seized Marijuana

    Calgary police have suspended one of their own after an officer was accused of stealing the marijuana he seized while on duty. An investigation was launched in November 2015 after the anti-corruption unit received a tip saying a constable may have seized marijuana while on duty, but then failed...