A federal investigation has led to a massive drug bust in San Diego, Calif., with three people charged and nearly 100 pounds of fentanyl seized by Drug Enforcement Administration agents.
Immigration authorities arrested 39 members of the international crime gang MS-13 in New York in the past month.
A woman who was sentenced to life in prison in 2006 but was granted clemency last year by President Barack Obama has been ordered back to prison after being arrested for theft and violating the terms of her supervised release, the Department of Justice announced on Thursday.
Durango, Colo. was once a picturesque mountain resort town. But the advent of marijuana legalization has reportedly transformed it into a haven for panhandling.
Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) introduced the Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention Act, otherwise known as the STOP Act, earlier this year in an attempt to stop dangerous synthetic drugs from getting into the United States from China.
Mexican drug cartels are overwhelmingly driving heroin consumption in the United States, which has now reached a historic high, the State Department said in a report released Thursday.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte risks impeachment after he admitted “personally” killing criminals when he was the mayor of Davao City, said two Philippine senators.
President Obama now holds the record for the most clemencies issued in a year by a president after he granted 98 more commutations on Thursday.