Dozens of NorCal Drug and Firearm Arrests Linked To Sinaloa Cartel, Including Huge Sunnyvale 572-Pound Meth BustDozens of suspects in a wide-ranging drug and weapons trafficking operation run by a Mexican drug cartel have been arrested across Northern California, federal authorities announced Thursday morning.
'Smothered By Lawlessness;' Feds Announce SF Tenderloin Drug Ring Bust, Rail Against Lax ProsecutionA drug ring that federal officials say was enabled by lax prosecution and contributed to what law enforcement calls a public health emergency in San Francisco Tenderloin District has been broken up in a multi-agency operation.
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.
San Francisco Police Make Drug Bust; Seize More Than 15 Pounds Of MethA 39-year-old suspect was in custody and drugs with a street value of $70,000 seized including more than 15 pounds of methamphetamine in a San Francisco drug bust, authorities announced Tuesday.
Police Arrest, Woman, 2 Men With Drugs, Cash, Loaded Gun At Fairfield HotelWhile performing the welfare check at a Fairfield hotel, officers discovered approximately 178 grams of marijuana, 5 grams of cocaine, packaging, a scale, over $16,000 in cash, and a loaded handgun.
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 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.
San Mateo Police Dog Sniffs Out Massive Meth StashA Nevada man has been arrested after a police dog sniffed out nearly 23 pounds of methamphetamine stashed in the trunk of a car parked near Los Prados Park, San Mateo police said.
SFPD Arrests More Than 20, Seize Meth, Fentanyl In Tenderloin Drug OperationOfficers in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood arrested more than 20 alleged drug dealers and seized $20,000 worth of drugs during a five-day operation.
Bus Owner Busted in Mountain View for Drugs, ParaphernaliaOne man was arrested and three others were cited after Mountain View police found a converted school bus full of hypodermic needles, drug pipes and several grams of methamphetamine.
4 Arrested, Heroin Seized In Major Wine Country Drug BustFour men have been arrested on suspicion of trafficking or distributing heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine from Vallejo to Santa Rosa.
Record-Setting Opium Poppy Bust Goes Down In Monterey CountyOver two weeks after authorities busted a massive opium poppy field in moss landing, more fields have been found throughout Monterey County.
Police: Rookie K-9 Finds 60 Pounds Of Meth In First Drug BustA rookie K-9 officer in California has already made a big impression on his new department after finding nearly 60 pounds of meth in a suspect's car.
Monterey County Deputies Destroy Opium Poppy FieldAuthorities say deputies destroyed a sprawling opium poppy field that could have produced at least four pounds of heroin per year.
Nearly 50 Arrested In Stockton Gang CrackdownThe state attorney general's office said that the sweep was aimed at members of some of south Stockton's most notorious criminal gangs.