Narcotics

New York News: Three Members Of Trafficking Organization Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Racketeering, Sex Trafficking, And Narcotics Offenses

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”), announced the unsealing today of an … Continue reading New York News: Three Members Of Trafficking Organization Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Racketeering, Sex Trafficking, And Narcotics Offenses

Louisiana News: St. Rose Man, COREY SESSION Sentenced After Trial for Narcotics Conspiracy and Firearms Violations

NEW ORLEANS, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that COREY SESSION, age 44, of St. Rose, Louisiana, was sentenced yesterday after having been convicted after a five-day trial that was held in August 2018 before U.S. District Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon. SESSION was the last defendant to be sentenced in this case. SESSION … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. Rose Man, COREY SESSION Sentenced After Trial for Narcotics Conspiracy and Firearms Violations

Alabama News: 18 Members and Associates of Selma Street Gang Charged in Mobile Federal Court with Narcotics and Firearm Offenses

Alabama – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama and DEA Special Agent in Charge Stephen G. Azzam announced the unsealing today of a twenty-three count indictment charging 18 members and associates of a Selma-based street gang known as the MLK Gang” with narcotics conspiracy and firearms offenses. A total … Continue reading Alabama News: 18 Members and Associates of Selma Street Gang Charged in Mobile Federal Court with Narcotics and Firearm Offenses

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Austin Boykins Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun and Drug Charges After Being Observed Engaging in Sale of Narcotics

Guilty Plea Will Result in Third Firearms Conviction WASHINGTON – Austin Boykins, 35, of Washington, D.C., pled guilty today to possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense, after law enforcement discovered a loaded firearm and packaged narcotics in his vehicle following a street sale of drugs during an undercover operation, announced U.S. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Austin Boykins Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun and Drug Charges After Being Observed Engaging in Sale of Narcotics

Alabama News: Montgomery, Drug Source Sentenced to 12.5 Years for Interstate Narcotics Conspiracy

Montgomery, Alabama – Jessie Acosta, 41, of San Pedro, California, was sentenced to 150 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to distribute kilogram quantities of cocaine, methamphetamine and marijuana throughout the Middle District of Alabama and Georgia, announced U.S. Attorney Louis V. Franklin. Acosta’s sentencing is the last of a string of … Continue reading Alabama News: Montgomery, Drug Source Sentenced to 12.5 Years for Interstate Narcotics Conspiracy

New York News: BAKTASH AKASHA ABDALLA, Former Leader Of Kenyan Organized Crime Family And His Brother Plead Guilty To Narcotics, Weapons, And Obstruction Offenses

Akasha Crime Family Members Baktash and Ibrahim Akasha Abdalla Sought to Import Large Quantities of Heroin and Methamphetamine into the United States, Conspired to Possess Machineguns and Destructive Devices, and Participated in an Extensive Bribery Schem New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced that … Continue reading New York News: BAKTASH AKASHA ABDALLA, Former Leader Of Kenyan Organized Crime Family And His Brother Plead Guilty To Narcotics, Weapons, And Obstruction Offenses

Ohio News: The U.S. Attorney’s Office filed higest number of narcotics and violent crime indictments since at least 2005

Ohio – Under the leadership of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Department of Justice charged the largest number of violent crime and firearm defendants in its history in Fiscal Year (FY) 2018. In the Northern District of Ohio, the U.S. Attorney’s Office filed indictments against 959 defendants – an increase of 50 percent over the … Continue reading Ohio News: The U.S. Attorney’s Office filed higest number of narcotics and violent crime indictments since at least 2005

Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, TERRANCE MORGAN Pleads Guilty to Seven Counts of Firearms and Narcotics Charges

New Orleans, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that TERRANCE MORGAN, age 27, of New Orleans, has pleaded guilty to federal firearms and narcotics violations. According to court documents, MORGAN, a convicted felon, possessed firearms on four separate occasions between 2014 and 2017, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 922(g). … Continue reading Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, TERRANCE MORGAN Pleads Guilty to Seven Counts of Firearms and Narcotics Charges

Louisiana News: St. John Parish, TROY KENDRICK, Federal Jury Convicts St. John Parish Resident of Narcotics Distribution and Firearms Offenses

St. John Parish, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced yesterday that a federal jury convicted TROY KENDRICK, JR., a St. John Parish resident, for violations of the Federal Controlled Substances Act and the Federal Gun Control Act. Following a four-day trial, the jury found KENDRICK guilty of conspiring to distribute and to possess with … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. John Parish, TROY KENDRICK, Federal Jury Convicts St. John Parish Resident of Narcotics Distribution and Firearms Offenses

Louisiana News: River Parish Defendants Convicted of Narcotics Conspiracy and Firearms Violations after Five-Day Trial

River Parish, La. – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that ANDRE STAGGERS, a/k/a “Dre,” age 44, COREY SESSION, age 44, GREGORY LONDON, JR., a/k/a “Lil Gregg,” age 42, and LEONARD MORRISON, a/k/a “Leonard London,” age 36, were convicted today after a five-day trial before U.S. District Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon. According to evidence presented … Continue reading Louisiana News: River Parish Defendants Convicted of Narcotics Conspiracy and Firearms Violations after Five-Day Trial

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, James Venable Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Narcotics While Possessing Firearms

Defendant Was Arrested Twice Possessing a Loaded Firearm and Packaged Narcotics WASHINGTON – James Venable, 40, of Temple Hills, Md., pled guilty today to federal firearms and narcotics offenses. The announcement was made by U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Thomas L. Chittum III, Special Agent in Charge of the Washington Field Division of the U.S. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, James Venable Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Narcotics While Possessing Firearms

Oklahoma News: Five Arrests Made After Interdicting Packages Containing Illegal Narcotics

Oklahoma – United States Attorney for the Northern District of Oklahoma, Trent Shores, announced his office’s participation in Operation Big Delivery, a week long interdiction of illegal drugs, spearheaded by the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics. The United States Attorney’s Office worked with the United States Postal Inspector, the Tulsa Police Department, the Oklahoma Bureau of … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Five Arrests Made After Interdicting Packages Containing Illegal Narcotics

Florida News: Dark Web Vendor, Adam Lemar Miles Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison for Narcotics Trafficking and Money Laundering Charges

Florida – Adam Lemar Miles, a/k/a “NoStress,” 46, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Ursula M. Ungaro to a total of 108 months in prison, to be followed by 4 years of supervised release. Benjamin G. Greenberg, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida; Adolphus P. Wright, Special Agent in Charge, U.S. Drug … Continue reading Florida News: Dark Web Vendor, Adam Lemar Miles Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison for Narcotics Trafficking and Money Laundering Charges

Illinois News: 6 Defendants Charged in Federal Investigation Targeting Narcotics Sales in Rockford

CHICAGO, IO. — Six individuals are facing federal criminal charges as part of an investigation into heroin and crack cocaine sales in the Rockford area. As part of the probe, law enforcement conducted numerous controlled purchases of narcotics and conducted extensive physical and video surveillance.  Authorities earlier this month searched a residence in the 4400 … Continue reading Illinois News: 6 Defendants Charged in Federal Investigation Targeting Narcotics Sales in Rockford

Louisiana News: St. Charles Parish Man, RONALD THOMPSON Sentenced to Over 21 Years in Prison for Narcotics Distribution Offenses

St. Charles Parish, La. – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that RONALD THOMPSON, age 42, of St. Charles Parish, was sentenced today for charges relating to narcotics trafficking. Following a two-day trial, on April 3, 2018, a jury found THOMPSON guilty of possessing with the intent to distribute quantities of cocaine, crack cocaine, and … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. Charles Parish Man, RONALD THOMPSON Sentenced to Over 21 Years in Prison for Narcotics Distribution Offenses