"It is despicable to think they would try and exploit the current situation in this way," a Border Force director said.
"Wastewater analysis has demonstrated its utility over the last decade as an important new drug monitoring tool," said Alexis Goosdeel from the European Union's drugs agency.
While the overdose itself was an unpleasant experience, the trip may have had "positive effects" on the chronic foot pain that the woman was suffering from, according to a case study report.
The Bullhead Police Department said officers with the department's narcotics team made the discovery after they pulled over a tractor-trailer on Interstate 40 near Kingman, Arizona.
A pleasure boat carrying more than a ton of cocaine was captured during a rough Atlantic storm by an international team of law enforcement officials.
The drugs seized between October and early December are worth up to $312 million, officials said on Wednesday.
Michael Dabbs, 29, was sentenced to 16 months in prison for the assault at Liverpool Crown Court in the U.K.
Florida driver Jon Pickard told police he was driving recklessly because he was 'cheating on his wife,' but even that didn't explain the cocaine officers allegedly found in his pocket.
Christina Milano said she found the packet of cocaine inside a package containing more than $250 worth of cosmetics, as well as a straw with one end cut to 45 degrees.
Michael Reimers is currently assigned to the 99th Communications Squadron at Nellis Air Force in southern Nevada.
A mysterious "Jamaican businessman" has been blamed by a British couple who are accused of smuggling cocaine, according to U.K. reports.
"Around here, a kilo of cocaine goes for between $20,000 to $30,000," Cocoa Beach Police Sergeant Manny Hernandez told Newsweek.
Drugs were found stuffed inside boxes of bananas at Safeway stores in the cities of Woodinville, Bellingham and Federal Way, law enforcement said. The investigation continues.
The Mexico United Against Crime campaign group has praised the decision which allows two people to take the drug under certain conditions.
The man's parents had to take him to hospital because he was acting strange.
Colombia is the world's biggest producer of cocaine, accounting for around 70 percent of global supply.
"Cleaning the streets of criminals," read a tweet from police in Sao Paolo after more than 110 pounds of cocaine was uncovered in boxes of Tixan Ypê detergent.
Spain's national police said the suspect had attracted their attention "due to his notable nervousness and the disproportionate size of the toupee he wore." He was detained in Barcelona last month.
The ring sent teams on two cruise ships traveling from South America to Australia, each carrying large amounts of cocaine.
Customs and Border Protection said the drugs were estimated to have a street value of $10 million.
At around 4:30 a.m. local time on Sunday, deputies from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office pulled over a vehicle at a traffic stop in Tampa. A female deputy immediately noticed that a passenger in the car, later identified as 20-year-old Fabricio Tueros Jimenez, had a white powdery substance on his nose.
One member of the public at the vacation spot described the incident as "pretty crazy."
The bag—which has been dated to around 1,000 years ago—contains traces of several psychoactive substances.
Scientists also found ketamine and a banned pesticides in shrimp.
Venezuela's political and economic crisis has led to a massive uptick in cocaine-carrying flights.
The hashtag is in response to Devin Nunes' $150 million defamation lawsuit against media companies.
The drugs had a street value estimated at more than $2 million, police said.
After a physical inspection by CBP officers, 450 packages of what was later determined to be cocaine was confiscated.
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