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Drug Sales in Manhattan’s Washington Square Park Lead to Indictment of Citywide Narcotics Suppliers: Firearm Seized

Drug Sales in Manhattan’s Washington Square Park Lead to Indictment of Citywide Narcotics Suppliers: Firearm Seized

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. announced today the arrest and indictment of three defendants who sold significant quantities of heroin, fentanyl and cocaine.

Two indictments unsealed today are the result of a long-term investigation by the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Narcotics Borough Manhattan South Major Case Unit, the Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Office and the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office. What began as an …

NYDETF Seizes $2 Million Worth of Cocaine Concealed as Individually Wrapped Candy

 

NYDETF Seizes $2 Million Worth of Cocaine Concealed as Individually Wrapped Candy

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), James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”) and George P. Beach II, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced the seizure of five kilograms of cocaine (12 lbs.), the majority of which was concealed as individually wrapped candies.

Yesterday evening, members of the New York Drug Enforcement Task Force (DETF) Group T-41 were conducting …

Brooklyn Drug Delivery Service Sold Crack-Cocaine, Heroin and “Supersized” Envelopes of Pure Fentanyl: Firearm Seized

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill and Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announced today the arrest and indictment of four defendants who worked for a Brooklyn-based drug delivery service and sold crack-cocaine, heroin and fentanyl in the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Bensonhurst, Borough Park and Sunset Park.

The arrests are the result of a long-term investigation by the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Narcotics Borough Brooklyn South and the Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Office, with assistance from the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office.

Since August 2016, the defendants allegedly made …

Brooklyn Medical Clinics Pumped Over 6.3 Million Narcotic Painkillers onto Black Market and Billed Millions of Dollars in Fraudulent Medicaid and Medicare Reimbursements

Seven Medical Practitioners and a Former NY State Assemblyman among 13 Charged

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, Scott Lampert, Special Agent in Charge of the Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (OIG HHS), New York City Department of Investigation (DOI) Commissioner Mark G. Peters, Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, New York City Human Resources Administration (HRA) Commissioner Steven Banks and New York State Health Department Commissioner Dr. Howard A. Zucker announced today …

$2 Million Worth of Cocaine Seized in NYC’s Diamond District

Drugs Sent from Fictitious Jewelry Business in California

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, George P. Beach II, Superintendent of the New York State Police, and New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill announced the seizure of 55 kilograms of cocaine (121 lbs.) from a fictitious jewelry business operating in the Diamond District of New York City.

Members of the New York Drug Enforcement Task Force (NYDETF) Group T-42 initiated a joint investigation with the DEA Los Angeles Field …

Over $4.1 Million and Three Kilograms of Heroin Seized: Three Arrested

 

Drugs and money concealed in furniture for transportation between Texas, New York and Massachusetts

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, Angel M. Melendez, Special Agent in Charge of U.S. Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York, New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill, George P. Beach II, Superintendent of the New York State Police and Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark, announced today the arrest of three members of a narcotics trafficking group and the seizure …

Eleven Charged in Conspiracies to Commit Narcotics Trafficking and Weapons Possession: Four Guns Seized

Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez and New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill announced today the indictment and arrests of 11 individuals as a result of a long-term investigation into drug trafficking in the vicinity of the Roosevelt Houses, a New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) residential complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant, and elsewhere in Brooklyn.

An indictment filed by the Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor contains charges of Conspiracy in the Second, Fourth and Fifth Degrees, Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the First, Second and Third Degrees, …

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