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Esdras Avila "Blanco" Carrillo (Santa Clara County)

Silicon Valley Drug Bust Shows Strong Ties To Mexican Cartels

A multi-agency investigation that began in 2012 after an arrest of the a midlevel drug runner led to the arrest of 18 suspects belonging to a drug trafficking ring that ties to a Mexican cartel and a meth lab.

04/25/2014

(CBS)

18 Arrested In Silicon Valley Drug Ring Investigation Tied To Mexican Cartel

Prosecutors in Silicon Valley say authorities have arrested 18 people and seized methamphetamine, cocaine and drug labs as part of an investigation into a major drug distribution ring with ties to a Mexican cartel.

04/24/2014

(L-R) Juan Manuel Ponce-Chavez, Norma Yolanda Juarez (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

2 Arrested In San Jose With 37 Pounds Of Meth; Link To Mexican Drug Cartels

Two people, including a man with alleged ties to Mexican drug cartels, were arrested March 27 after detectives seized 37 pounds of methamphetamine from their vehicle, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.

04/04/2014

(CBS)

Novato Man Arrested After Police Find Meth, Marijuana In His Backpack

A man was arrested in Novato on Sunday night after police found marijuana and methamphetamine in his backpack, according to police.

02/18/2014

FBI agents conduct a drug raid in the Kinto Sol tattoo parlor in San Jose. (CBS)

Raid On San Jose Tattoo Parlor Nets More Than A Dozen Drug Arrests

A raid on a San Jose tattoo parlor that federal agents say was the front for drug operation has resulted in the arrest of about 20 suspects Thursday, according to authorities.

01/30/2014

Scott Thorson (credit: Washoe County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)

Liberace Lover To Spend 8 To 20 Years In Prison

The subject of an HBO film, Scott Thorson, has been sentenced for failing a drug test…

01/22/2014

Nadia Lockyer

Drug Charges Dropped for Ex-Alameda Supervisor, Calif. Treasurer’s Wife

Nadia Lockyer, 42, is a former Alameda County supervisor and president of the Santa Ana school board. She resigned the supervisor’s post in April 2012 following a string of bizarre public incidents that she blamed on chemical dependency.

01/17/2014

Cocaine. (CBS)

Contra Costa Bust Leads To 17 Arrests, $18M In Drugs Seized

Authorities in the East Bay have arrested 17 people and seized $18 million in drugs in what officials describe as one of the region’s biggest drug busts.

01/16/2014

(CBS)

Mexico Teen Found With Meth-Filled Tequila Bottles At San Jose Mineta Airport

Federal agents at Mineta San Jose International Airport arrested a teenage boy from Mexico on New Year’s Eve after he allegedly brought a half-million dollars’ worth of methamphetamine in his luggage, authorities said Wednesday.

01/08/2014

Daniel James Richards is accused of making more than $1,000 worth of counterfeit $10 and $20 bills in a Morgan Hill motel room. Richards is also accused of methamphetamine possession. (Morgan Hill Police Department)

Morgan Hill Man Accused Of Making $1,000 In Counterfeit Bills

Morgan Hill police, working with the U.S. Secret Service to investigate a recent rash of counterfeit bills, arrested a man on Tuesday on suspicion of making phony $10 and $20 bills in a motel room, a police spokesman said.

11/07/2013

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