Drugs

Border Patrol agent looks along a section of the recently-constructed fence at the U.S.-Mexico border. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Police Find 2 Tons Of Pot In Truck, Find Tunnel

Federal officials say a tip led to the discovery of an underground smuggling tunnel connecting a small town in Arizona to Mexico.

02/24/2015

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House Fire Leads Police To A House With Drugs, Guns Inside

Las Vegas Police say a house fire in a neighborhood east of Las Vegas led authorities to discover marijuana plants, cocaine and guns.

02/18/2015

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Police: Woman Dials Wrong Number, Offers Detective Drugs

Police say a woman selling drugs made a big mistake that landed her in jail — she mistakenly called an Albuquerque police detective.

02/02/2015

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No Drugs In Robin Williams

(Los Angeles)–The actor, 63, was found dead in his California home on 11 August in what authorities soon ruled a suicide. A Marin County coroner’s report released on Friday found Williams died from asphyxia due […]

CBS Las Vegas–11/07/2014

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Mom Of Slain Arizona Girl Arrested On Drug Charges

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Police in northwestern Arizona are looking into whether the mother of an 8-year-old girl who was killed last month supplied methamphetamine to the man charged with her death. Justin Rector has […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/16/2014

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Drug Smuggling Ring Busted At McCarron

Las Vegas, NV –Federal agents arrest three men accused of running a drug smuggling ring operating through McCarran International Airport. An Anchorage federal grand jury has indicted three Las Vegas men on charges of conspiring […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/27/2014

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Man Accused Of Dismembering Dogs Keeping Heads In Fridge Of Motel Room

A 24-year-old man is accused of killing and dismembering several dogs and keeping their heads in small refrigerator in a Nevada motel room.

08/13/2014

Catherine Cortez-Masto (photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Combating Cross-Border Crime

Nevada’s attorney general is visiting Mexico City with some counterparts this week to discuss fighting cross-border organized crime.

03/25/2014

U.S. Army National Guardsmen scan the U.S.-Mexico border on June 22, 2011 in Nogales, Arizona. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

7 Men Fatally Shot In Mexico Near Arizona Border

Seven men were shot to death in an apparent ambush by rival drug traffickers near the Mexico-Arizona border, authorities said Thursday.

03/20/2014

Long and straight downhill stretch of Highway I-80, Nevada.
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Nevada County Settles Suits On I-80 Cash Seizures

A rural Nevada county has settled lawsuits with two men who said a sheriff’s deputy violated their civil rights when they were stopped for speeding on Interstate 80, searched for drugs and forced to forfeit tens of thousands of dollars even though no drugs were found and no charges filed in either case.

03/14/2014

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