Stories tagged: drug bust
Mon., June 12, 2017, 11:11 a.m.
Thai police seize 1.2 million methamphetamine tablets
Thai police said Monday they have seized more than 1 million methamphetamine tablets this month, as trade in the illicit drug shows little sign of abating.
Fri., March 14, 2014
Dozens arrested in raids throughout Spokane, Rathdrum
Dozens were arrested in Spokane-area raids Thursday on federal charges involving the manufacture and sale of opiate drugs in a network spanning four states. Law enforcement agents from multiple jurisdictions …
Fri., March 1, 2013
Spokane arrests part of West Coast drug bust
Law enforcement officers in Spokane, Los Angeles and Western Washington raided 47 locations Thursday morning and arrested 41 people in connection with an alleged conspiracy to distribute OxyContin, a widely …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2012, 8:43 p.m.
Bust nets three arrests, half-pound of heroin
A lengthy drug investigation conducted by the Spokane Police Department resulted in several arrests and the seizure of heroin today.
Sat., June 18, 2011
Synthetic drug seized in raids
The trade in synthetic drugs, a growing problem for law enforcement nationwide, appeared to have arrived in Kootenai County on Tuesday as authorities seized more than 2,400 grams of a …
UPDATED: Fri., June 17, 2011, 6:14 p.m.
Drugs seized at Hayden, Coeur d’Alene businesses
Drug busts at two Kootenai County businesses on Tuesday yielded more than 2,400 grams of an illegal drug called “spice,” a synthetic marijuana.
Thu., Oct. 8, 2009, 4:05 p.m.
Arrest at Sea-Tac Airport yields huge cocaine bust
SEATTLE — Officials from the Port of Seattle say they have made the biggest drug bust ever at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Thu., Feb. 26, 2009, 11:22 a.m.
Feds arresting two dozen in drug bust
Federal agents are arresting an estimated two dozen people in the Spokane area and a few from Seattle in what’s described as a huge marijuana growing and distribution ring.