Omar Yacob Bamadhaj said he was coerced into confessing for fear that authorities would also hang his father who was in the car with him.
"We need to deal with the violence, dismantle the transnational criminal organizations and focus on prevention," a joint statement said.
A report from the inspector general found that the Drug Enforcement Administration failed to learn from its many well-publicized prior scandals.
The two cops face up to life sentences, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Ohio.
In the last year alone, the gang is believed to have scammed 10 million euros in profit, according to Europol.
"During the roadside investigation detectives observed Methamphetamine in plain view in the front seat of the vehicle.
"This prosecution confirms that no person–even a judge–is above the law," said Assistant Attorney General Kenneth A. Polite Jr.
Head Hunter Taranaki "Ardie" Fuimaono, 43, passed away in the early hours of the morning on Sunday. His death is currently under investigation.
Nearly 2 tons of South American cocaine worth over $113 million USD has been discovered along a local shoreline.
Emma Coronel Aispuro was charged with conspiracy to illegally import and distribute cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana.
Two German men and one British man have been arrested under suspicion of leading an international arms ring that sold guns to drug traffickers along the Costa del Sol in southern Spain.
The USS Gabrielle Giffords intercepted an alleged narco sub containing a massive haul of suspected cocaine and three suspected drug traffickers.
A senior administration official told Newsweek that the drug trade "can contribute to the spread of the virus," but a senior Pentagon official said the recent mission "has nothing to do with the virus."
During his tenure, Jose Irizarry worked out of the DEA's Miami field office, Washington, D.C., bureau, and an official outpost in Cartagena, Colombia.
"We will not sit idly if they continue to interfere with our process as a sovereign state," Salvador Panelo, a spokesperson for the country's president, said.
Placencia told authorities he knew nothing about the drugs and was planning on eating the goat's intestines which he had allegedly purchased from a California rancher for $140.
Austin lawyer Jamie Balagia, known as "DWI Dude" thanks to his history of defending people charged with drunken driving, was convicted on federal corruption charges for his plan to scam Colombian drug traffickers out of money.
Agents also uncovered more than 50 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and 12 firearms.
Michael Reimers is currently assigned to the 99th Communications Squadron at Nellis Air Force in southern Nevada.
Police say they stopped the man during a routine patrol when they saw him performing an "irregular maneuver."
Ken Ravenell, a prominent Baltimore defense attorney, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges relating to drug trafficking and money laundering.
Western Australia police have arrested five men in connection with the one-tonne haul of methylamphetamine, cocaine and ecstasy.
"Suspicion was aroused at the United States Embassy when packages were X-rayed, revealing cocaine within gutted out punching bags," a release from the Justice Department explained.
The couple, on a cruise ship bound for the Caribbean, was found with a large amount of cocaine "ingeniously concealed" in their cabin.
A similar drug bust in January netted more than 1,600 pounds of cocaine.
Kim Kardashian West seeks clemency for Alice Johnson, who is serving a life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense.
The nine arrests in New Brunswick coincided with the more than 60 Hells Angel-related arrests in Québec.