A court in Bosnia and Herzegovina has ordered into 30-day custody the former police officer who was arrested last week on suspicion of helping import drugs to the Croatian seaside town of Dubrovnik as part of a large organized crime gang.
Police in Lithuania’s central Kaunas county announced Tuesday that a record seizure of cocaine has been made after discovering the drug mixed in with shipments of coal.
The zone just past the border entry from Turkey to Georgia where political operative Kakha Kividze was arrested on narcotics charges.When a Hyundai sedan assigned to the chairman of the Batumi City Council was involved in a middle-of-the-night drug arrest at the Turkey-Georgia border three years ago, the council chairman was allowed to walk away.
Balkan drug gang boss Rodoljub Radulovic has met nine times with officials of the Serbian Ministry of Police, according to intelligence videos obtained by KRIK.
Moldovan authorities have seized 136 kilograms (300 pounds) of heroin along the Moldova-Romania border.
Romanian authorities have raided the sewers in the North Station area of Bucharest, as well as several nearby buildings, to crack down on what they say is a drug-trafficking gang based in the underground tunnels of the capital.
By Bojana Pavlović, KRIKDarko Šarić, convicted of organizing a criminal group that smuggled tons of cocaine from Latin America to western Europe, was sentenced today to 20 years in prison.
Spanish authorities have seized nearly 16 tons of cannabis resin from a vessel, arresting all nine crew members.
Albanian authorities have made eight fresh arrests in their ongoing struggle to control a marijuana-growing enclave in the south of the country.
Convicted drug trafficker Elvis Rroshi has won a second term as mayor of Albania’s Kavaja municipality, near the capital Tirana.
Nysret Gashi, a suspect in the caseAn operation involving police in Italy, the United States and Spain has resulted in the arrests of 33 people and arrest warrants for six more as they attempted to crack a drug ring that allegedly brought four tons of cocaine into Europe in the past two years.
Diosdado Cabello. Pic: GlobovisionSeveral top Venezuelan officials, including the National Assembly President, are being investigated by the United States over their alleged role in the country’s growing drugs trade, according to reports.
Romanian authorities arrested a man thought to have been trafficking drugs and found he was a violent criminal wanted internationally for murder, according to police and local news sources.
Turkish police have seized 358 kilograms of heroin from a flat in Istanbul.
A court in Bosnia and Herzegovina has delivered a prison sentence of 40 years to an organized crime kingpin who murdered five people including a pregnant woman, whom he buried in decorators' plaster.
Croatian authorities seized more than 140 kilos of heroin at a Croatia-Serbia border crossing on Monday.
Raids ordered by Romanian prosecutors resulted in a court hearing Wednesday for 46 peoplesuspected of drug trafficking.
Mexican police have arrested Omar Trevino Morales, leader of Los Zetas – one of the country's largest and most dangerous drug cartels.
Police in Bosnia and Herzegovina have arrested a senior appeals court judge who is suspected of taking bribes from two men whose sentences were overturned on appeal last year.
Moldovan law enforcement arrested five alleged drug traffickers and seized 100 kilograms of hashish en route to Chisinau, authorities reported Friday.
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