SANTA MONICA, California,
June 23, 2011
The FBI finally caught the 81—year—old Bulger on Wednesday at a residence in Santa Monica along with his longtime girlfriend Catherine Greig just days after the government launched a new publicity campaign to locate the fugitive mobster, said Steven Martinez, FBI’s assistant director in charge in Los Angeles. The arrest was based on a tip from the campaign, he said.
June 21, 2011
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officials recently seized 48 kg of ephedrine worth Rs. 48 lakh, which was intended to be smuggled all the way to Malaysia. Two persons were arrested in co...
May 26, 2011
The violence, which appeared to be unrelated, escalated on Wednesday in the western states of Nayarit and Michoacan, where drug cartels have been warring for territory.
May 18, 2011
Excise officials seized 267 kg of ganja at the Kumily check-post on Tuesday night and arrested three persons, including two from Tamil Nadu.The narcotic was hidden in a cabin near the drive...
May 9, 2011
An anti-violence march that began in a central state with a few hundred people and gathered thousands over a four-day trek reached Mexico’s capital Sunday, led by a poet whose son was killed...
April 6, 2011
Top police officers from the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries discussed terrorism and drug traffic-related problems in the region, among other policing issues, at...
March 18, 2011
Two persons have been arrested and six kilograms of narcotics recovered from their possession in two separate incidents in Jammu, police said today.
Acting on a tip off, police interce...
February 19, 2011
The four were among 13 people slain Friday in Guerrero, which has seen a spike in violence since rival factions of the Beltran Leyva cartel began fighting over territory after leader Arturo Beltran Leyva died in a battle with Mexican marines in December 2009.
February 8, 2011
In a bid to have uniformity of approach and well-coordinated action by Central and State agencies, the Ministry of Home Affairs will soon come out with a national policy on Narcotics Drugs and Psy...
January 29, 2011
An Iranian-Dutch woman detained after participating in protests against Iran’s disputed presidential election in 2009 has been hanged.
Zahram Bahrami’s execution appears to...
June 23, 2011
A consignment containing a contraband booked to Malaysia was intercepted by courier authorities, who referred the material to the police for investigation.According to police sources, two pe...
June 1, 2011
The embroilment in a death penalty row of an Indian supplier of sodium thiopental, one of three drugs used in the lethal injection cocktail in the United States, deepened recently when one d...
May 22, 2011
Narcotic crops cultivated on more than 2,000 acres of land were destroyed and around 50 people arrested during a year-long drive in Awantipora area of Kashmir Valley, a senior police officia...
May 13, 2011
The Narcotics Control Bureau on Friday arrested two persons on charges of drug peddling in the coast of Goa. One of the accused, a German national, Ralf Diersmann alias Goose (40), has been visiti...
April 21, 2011
Two persons have been arrested and 78 kg of poppy was recovered from three trucks on Jammu-Pathankote highway at Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said here today.
March 19, 2011
A 20-year-old man hailing from Rajasthan was arrested in north Delhi allegedly with 1.3 kg of opium, police said today.
Dinesh Kumar was apprehended from near Kashmere Gate ISBT yester...
March 16, 2011
A convoy of gunmen chased their target into a home in the resort city of Acapulco and sprayed the residence with bullets on Tuesday, killing two small children and an elderly woman inside, authori...
February 16, 2011
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said one agent was critically wounded in the attack and died from his injuries. The second agent was shot in the arm and leg and remains in stable condition.
February 7, 2011
Two persons have been arrested in south Kashmir’s Mattan town and 18 kg of poppy straw was recovered from their possession, police said here.
The arrested accused have been ident...
January 27, 2011
The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence has seized heroin with a street value of Rs 30 lakh, which was concealed inside photo frames bearing images of Hindu deities, and was to be illegally...