San Jose Man Among 6 Arrested In Bust Of Global Drug, Money Laundering OperationFederal law enforcement officials said Wednesday that they dismantled a key international cocaine and money-laundering hub in an ongoing investigation that began six years ago in Las Vegas and has involved more than 30 other countries.
Police Arrest 'High-Level Drug Trafficker' In South San JoseA man who police described as a "high-level drug trafficker" was arrested in San Jose following a long investigation, officials said Wednesday.
Man Who Brandished Butter Knife on SFO-Bound Flight Faces Cocaine ChargeA New York man who disrupted a New York to San Francisco flight last weekend, acting bizarre and brandishing a butter knife, was arrested in Minneapolis Thursday for alleged possession of over 24 grams of cocaine.
Dublin Police Seize Pound Of Cocaine, Guns, Cash; 1 ArrestedA man was arrested on drug charges following an investigation by Dublin police and the Alameda County Narcotics Task Force, authorities said Friday.
Returning U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Offloads Tons of Pot, Cocaine in AlamedaThe crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro returned to its Alameda homeport Tuesday and offloaded approximately 8,200 pounds of seized cocaine and 11,450 pounds of marijuana, according to authorities.
Alameda Coast Guard Crews Seize $156 Million Worth Of CocaineCrews aboard two Alameda-based Coast Guard cutters boarded three suspected drug smuggling vessels in the Eastern Pacific Ocean, seizing more than 9,000 pounds of cocaine worth an estimated $156 million.
Berkeley Police Arrest Driver With Large Cache of Drugs, MoneyA traffic stop early Wednesday netted Berkeley Police a suspected drug dealer with a massive cache of narcotics and money, according to police officials.
Gun, Cocaine Seized In Berkeley Traffic StopA man faces weapons and drug charges following a traffic stop over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Berkeley Police said.
Berkeley Man Arrested With Cache Of Drugs, Including Cocaine Stashed In Underwear, After Traffic StopPolice on Wednesday confirmed the arrest last week of a Berkeley man suspected of possessing an array of drugs for sale, including 7 grams of cocaine found hidden in his underwear after booking him into jail, officials said.
San Francisco Drug Suspect Arrested With Over 15 Pounds Of Meth, $22,000 In CashAn investigation of street narcotics sales led to the arrest of a suspect last week, and the seizure of drugs valued at more than $100,000 including over 15 pounds of methamphetamine, San Francisco police said Tuesday.
Coast Guard Cutter Makes $6 Million High Seas Pot BustAfter seizing more than 3,100 pounds of cocaine in a bust earlier this month, the Coast Guard Cutter James has followed with a high seas seizure of 3,350 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of approximately $6 million from a go-fast vessel in international waters of the Pacific Ocean.
San Mateo Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest for Possession of Drugs, GunsA 38-year-old San Mateo resident on probation was arrested Friday night for several alleged crimes, including possession of a controlled substance for sale and possession of a controlled substance while armed.
Coast Guard Crew From Alameda Seizes 1,700 Pounds Of Cocaine From Fishing Boat Off Costa RicaThe U.S. Coast Guard said Monday it has seized about 1,700 pounds of cocaine with an estimated value of more than $29 million was seized in international waters off the coast of Costa Rica.
Alameda-Based Coast Guard Cutter Offloads $338 Million Worth Of CocaineThe crew of the Alameda-based Coast Guard Cutter Munro offloaded nearly 20,000 pounds of cocaine with a street value of $338 million Monday seized during drug interdiction operations in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Alameda-Based Coast Guard Crew Home For Holidays After Massive Cocaine BustsThe crew of a U.S. Coast Guard cutter returned to the Bay Area for the holidays Monday after offloading 18,000 pounds of seized cocaine in San Diego.