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Law Enforcement Disrupts Active Heroin Packaging Operation: Up to $2 Million in Narcotics Seized

Law Enforcement Disrupts Active Heroin Packaging Operation: Up to $2 Million in Narcotics Seized

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 (DEA) New York Division, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas J. Spota, New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill and George P. Beach II, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced the seizure of up to $2 million in heroin from a packaging mill and a vehicle in the Morrisania neighborhood of the Bronx.

Yesterday afternoon, members of the New York Drug Enforcement …

Police Officer Charged with Queens Cocaine Sales

Police Officer Charged with Queens Cocaine Sales

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill and Angel M. Melendez, Special Agent in Charge of U.S. Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York, today announced the arrest of JOSE SIERRA, a New York City Police Officer, and LINA MARIA BEDOYA MURIEL on narcotics sale and possession charges. SIERRA was off duty at the time of the alleged criminal conduct.

Investigators from the Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Office (SNP), the Internal Affairs Bureau (IAB) of the New York City Police Department …

Prescription Drug Trafficking Ring Sold Over $25,000 in Opioid Painkillers in Staten Island and Brooklyn: Six Charged

Prescription Drug Trafficking Ring Sold Over $25,000 in Opioid Painkillers in Staten Island and Brooklyn: Six Charged

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, Richmond County District Attorney Michael E. McMahon and New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill announced today the indictment and arrest of six members of a prescription drug trafficking ring in connection with a scheme to illegally obtain opioid painkillers from pharmacies and sell them on the black market.

An indictment charging alleged ringleader RAYMOND RAIMONDI, VINCENT MANISCALCO, PAUL CONSENTINO, ROBERT FLORIO, LOUISA VALENTIN and JEFFREY TESORO is the result of a wiretap …

Major Narcotic Supply Chain from New York City to Albany County Disrupted: Five Arrested and Six Guns Seized

Major Narcotic Supply Chain from New York City to Albany County Disrupted: Five Arrested and Six Guns Seized

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill, Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, Albany County District Attorney P. David Soares and New York State Police Superintendent George P. Beach II announced today the arrest and indictment of five members of a Brooklyn-based criminal organization known as the “Outlaws” who are charged with trafficking in large quantities of cocaine. Customers included street-level drug dealers in New York City and in Upstate New York. …

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