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Suspected pusher, 2 others killed in buy-bust shootout

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A dentist and a government employee were killed while at least six others were injured when a drug suspect fired on a crowd in a makeshift cockpit in Ormoc City on Tuesday to evade arrest.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

More mailed ‘Ecstasy’ seized

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Authorities have intercepted another parcel at the post office from the Netherlands containing suspected illegal drugs known as “Ecstasy.”

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Airport-bound pot smokers yield bag with 10-kg ‘shabu’

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Two men accosted for smoking marijuana near a Manila police station in Binondo ended up being charged for a much more serious offense: Keeping 10 kilograms of “shabu” in a travel bag.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

P118M worth of shabu seized from two marijuana-smoking men

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Two Filipino-Chinese men smoking marijuana in a Manila street were arrested Tuesday afternoon while carrying two luggage containing 10 kilos of suspected shabu worth more than P100 million.

Posted: April 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

18 dead in weekend violence in northern Mexico

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A series of gunfights left 18 people dead over the weekend in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, which borders the United States and has endured years of drug violence.

Posted: April 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

2 arrested for supplying QC night clubs with Ecstasy tablets

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Two men believed to be supplying Ecstasy to patrons of clubs and night spots were arrested over the weekend in Quezon City.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

‘We’re all paying:’ Heroin spreads misery in US

In this Monday, May 6, 2013 file photo, a drug addict prepares a needle to inject himself with heroin in front of a church in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles. The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman in February 2014 spotlighted the reality that heroin is no longer limited to the back alleys of American life. Once mainly a city phenomenon, the drug has spread to the country and suburbs. AP

On a beautiful Sunday last October, Detective Dan Douglas stood in a Minnesota home and looked down at a lifeless 20-year-old — a needle mark in his arm, a syringe in his pocket. It didn’t take long for Douglas to realize that the man, fresh out of treatment, was his second heroin overdose that day.

Posted: April 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Virtual money for drug deals

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The recent arrest of an alleged drug dealer in Manila revealed an alarming move in the narcotics network to replace cash transactions with deals using the online currency known as bitcoins, authorities said Friday.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Nephew of top Southern officials nabbed on drug charges

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Police have arrested the city’s alleged No. 1 drug pusher who happens to be a nephew of the provincial governor and the province’s representative in Congress.

Posted: April 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Texas executes serial killer

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Texas put to death a serial killer Thursday, after the US Supreme Court rejected his last-ditch appeal over the source of lethal injection drugs.

Posted: April 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

9 arrested in anti-drug raid in Cavite

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Nine people were arrested Wednesday in an anti-drug police operation in Dasmariñas City, Cavite.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Customs to buy drug-sniffing dogs

The Bureau of Customs will buy more specially trained dogs to help in the detection of illegal drugs entering through the country’s airports and seaports.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Indian student at DLSU nabbed for selling drugs

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An 18-year-old Indian national studying at De La Salle University (DLSU) on Taft Avenue, Manila, was arrested for allegedly selling and distributing drugs to students in Metro Manila and Central Luzon.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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