drug related crimes

Police arrest top drug trafficker at Mexico City airport

December 29th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Mexican police arrested a top drug trafficker this week for whom U.S. authorities were offering a reward of $5 million dollars, authorities confirmed on early Thursday morning.Luis ... Read more...

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China vows to tackle counterfeit drugs

December 20th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) China will maintain its iron-hand policy in combating fake drugs next year, the country's drug watchdog said Tuesday.Shao Mingli, head of the State Food and Drug ... Read more...

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US deported 396,000 in 2011 fiscal year

October 19th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS/EFE) The US government deported a record 396,000 people in the 2011 fiscal year, Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Tuesday.Almost 55 percent of the foreigners deported, ... Read more...

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Prison fight in northern Mexico leaves 20 inmates killed

October 17th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by BNO News
TAMAULIPAS, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- At least 20 inmates were killed and several others were injured during a fight at a prison in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas near the U.S. ... Read more...

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Drug-related crimes rising in China

June 22nd, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 22 (IANS) China is witnessing drug-related crimes turning commonplace on the mainland with a rising number of addicts resorting to robbery and other violent crimes for obtaining drugs, ... Read more...

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Mexico ends 2010 with 15,273 drug crimes

January 13th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO (BNO NEWS) - A total of 15,273 drug-related crimes occurred in Mexico in 2010, according to government figures as communicated by security spokesman Alejandro Poiré.The drug-related murder rate decreased by 10 ... Read more...

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75 tonnes of drugs smuggled into Russia

July 7th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Some 75 tonnes of drugs are smuggled into Russia from Afghanistan via Central Asia every year, Russian drug control authority said Wednesday. Around 30 percent of heroin originating ... Read more...

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Britain puts surveillance cameras in Muslim areas

June 5th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) Britain's anti-terrorism authority has installed hundreds of surveillance cameras in two Muslim-dominated areas to track people's movements and check crime. About 150 automatic numberplate recognition (ANPR) cameras have been ... Read more...

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Mexico Chopper Crash Claims One Soldier And Leaves Others Injured

December 24th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Guerrero, a southern state in Mexico witnessed a helicopter crash on Wednesday and the accident claimed one life and left two soldiers wounded. The Mexican Defense Department ... Read more...

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Drug related crimes down in Chandigarh: Police

September 16th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 16 (IANS) Drug related crimes have gone down significantly in the union territory of Chandigarh in 2009 due to various measures adopted by the city police, officials said here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Drug sale rampant in Goa: Congress legislators

March 24th, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 24 (IANS) Congress legislators in Goa Tuesday took their own party-led coalition government to task over the rampant sale of drugs in the state. Congress legislator from Calangute, Agnelo Fernandes, ... Read more...

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Number of drug addicts in Russia reaches 2.5 mn: Official

March 3rd, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 3 (RIA Novosti) Up to 2.5 million Russians, including 140,000 minors, are drug addicts, an official said Tuesday. "The overall number of drug addicts in our country is between 2 and ... Read more...

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Oranges keeping Dutch criminals calm!

February 20th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Dutch criminals of the most dreadful kind are being pacified through a novel way scent of oranges.A study has found that criminals in the Netherlands become less aggressive ... Read more...

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