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Enough Cocaine To Do A Line Across America Seized In Colombia shown in this video

Colombian police just managed a 13-ton cocaine bust. That’s enough cocaine to do a line from New York to California. It’s the biggest drug bust in the country’s history. Police found the cocaine stored underground on four banana farms near the Panama border, with an estimated U.S. market value of $360 million. Four people were arrested during the three-day operation. The drug seizure was laid out in plastic-wrapped bundles, and covered an area nearly the […]

Second largest drug bust in Australian history by police

WHAT DOES A FEW TONNES OF ECSTASY & METH LOOK LIKE? Major haul: NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione and AFP Commissioner Andrew Colvin with a quarter of the drugs seized in the operation. Photo: Daniel Munoz Take the Global Drug Survey 2015 Australian police have seized about 2.8 tonnes of illicit drugs worth an estimated $1.5 billion in the second-biggest bust in the country’s history. Six men aged between 23 and 34 were arrested and charged […]

POLICE DRUG SQUAD COMMANDER DESCRIBES THE HORRID EFFECT OF USING ‘ICE’

As the state’s drug squad commander, it causes him sleepless nights. As a father, it breaks his heart. Detective Superintendent Tony Cooke has witnessed first-hand the devastating impact ice is having on today’s younger generation. It frustrates him that so many teenagers downplay its risks, even over a short period of use. “Kids who should be getting ready for some of their brightest, most enjoyable years are getting hooked on Ice, and it is controlling […]