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Stories with organization: U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
  • Former federal agent pleads guilty to extortion 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 8:07 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO - A former undercover drug agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to extortion and other charges after authorities said he used his position to steal more than $700,000 in digital currency, most of it siphoned from an online drug bazaar known as Silk Road that he infiltrated as part of a federal investigation.

  • 4 men arrested on drug charges tied to Indiana HIV outbreak 
    Updated: Jun-24-15 5:09 pm

    JEFFERSONVILLE, Indiana - Four people accused of distributing a painkiller linked to the largest HIV outbreak in Indiana history have been arrested, and more arrests are expected, according to local and federal authorities.

  • Ex-DEA agent accused of posing as FBI agent in fraud scheme 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 2:25 pm

    RIVERSIDE, California - A former special agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration has been arrested in California on suspicion of posing as an FBI agent to defraud two victims out of more than $300,000.

  • DEA to announce heroin enforcement operation 
    Updated: Jun-10-15 5:23 am

    ST. CHARLES, Missouri - Officials with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration have called a news conference for Wednesday to discuss details of what they call a major heroin enforcement operation in the St. Charles area.

  • Woman pleads guilty to threat to blow up Laredo DEA office 
    Updated: Jun-05-15 10:20 am

    LAREDO, Texas - Justice Department officials say a 44-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to leaving a phone message threatening to blow up the Drug Enforcement Administration office in Laredo.