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Truck with 100 lbs of heroin seized: Drugs worth at least $14 million

Heroin concealed in axle casings and drive shaft

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton and Joseph A. D’Amico, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced the arrest of two men charged with transporting approximately 100 pounds of heroin hidden within vehicle parts within New York City.

Yesterday evening, a team from the DEA’s New York Drug Enforcement Task Force – comprised of DEA special agents, New York City Police Department detectives …

Two Colombian drug traffickers charged with smuggling narcotics to New York aboard famed Spanish navy ship

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, James Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) New York Field Division, New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton, and Joseph A. D’Amico, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced today the arrest of two alleged Colombian drug traffickers who conspired to smuggle multi-kilogram quantities of heroin and cocaine to New York City aboard the emblematic Royal Spanish Navy training vessel, the Juan Sebastian de Elcano, between April and May of 2014.

JORGE LUIS HOAYECK and JORGE ALBERTO SIADO-ALVAREZ were arrested in Colombia last night …

Auditor employed by NYC Department of Correction arrested for cocaine sales to undercover officer

New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget G. Brennan and New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton announced today the arrest of RONALD GERMAIN, an auditor employed by the City of New York Department of Correction (DOC) in connection with four sales of cocaine. GERMAIN’s girlfriend MAITE MATHELIER was also charged.

GERMAIN, 58, and MATHELIER, 32, were taken into custody yesterday afternoon following an investigation by the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Narcotics Borough Brooklyn North. They were arraigned today in Manhattan Criminal Court.

A DOC employee for over 25 years, GERMAIN faces charges of Criminal Sale of …

Drug Enforcement Task Force uncovers heroin stash in the Bronx, NY: $30 million worth of heroin seized

Massive seizure took millions of glassings off streets throughout the East Coast

James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) New York Division, Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton and Joseph A. D’Amico, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced the seizure of 46 kilograms of heroin (141 lbs.).

On September 26, 2015 a team from the DEA’s New York Drug Enforcement Task Force – comprised of DEA special agents, New York City Police Department (NYPD) detectives and New York State Police …

Three indicted for narcotics sales: Manhattan College and Brooklyn College

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, and New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton announced today the indictment of three defendants for their roles in two separate narcotics trafficking schemes related to Manhattan College, a private college in the Fieldston section of the Bronx, and Brooklyn College, a City University of New York (CUNY) school located in Flatbush, Brooklyn.

A confidential complaint from a member of the Manhattan College community led the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Narcotics Borough Bronx to initiate an investigation into an individual believed to be selling narcotics to students in …

Doctor charged in illegal sales of prescriptions for controlled substances: Medical practices at JFK International Airport and on Long Island

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police CommissionerWilliam J. Bratton and New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker announced today the indictment and arrest of Dr. GERALD SURYA, an internist and senior aviation medical examiner with offices at JFK International Airport and in Valley Stream, Long Island.

Dr. SURYA faces 26 counts of Criminal Sale of a Prescription for a Controlled Substance as a result of a long-term investigation by the Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Prescription Drug …

High-volume trafficker supplied drug dealers in Manhattan clubs and Bushwick, Brooklyn: Five charged in narcotics conspiracy and sales

Packages from Puerto Rico contained $225,000 in cocaine disguised as children’s birthday gifts

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton and Philip R. Bartlett, Inspector-in-Charge of the New York Office of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service (USPIS), announced today the arrest of five individuals, including a high-level drug trafficker based in Harlem, ALBERT FORTOSA, who arranged for bulk shipments of cocaine to be sent via U.S. Postal Service express mail from Puerto Rico to New York City. Five intercepted packages each contained a kilogram of cocaine (over 2 lbs.) concealed …

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