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A retired British couple has been charged with drug smuggling more than 6 months after cops found more than $1.2 million worth of cocaine hidden in their suitcases on a cruise ship

British couple Roger and Susan Clarke, 72 and 71, have been charged with drug smuggling, The Sun reported Tuesday. The retirees were arrested in December, after their cruise ship docked in Lisbon, Portugal, and police officers said they found found 20 pounds of cocaine hidden in secret compartments in their […]
A retired British couple has been charged with drug smuggling more than 6 months after cops found more than $1.2 million worth of cocaine hidden in their suitcases on a cruise ship
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Drug cartels make billions in the US, but somebody else is doing the selling

US authorities continue to seize immense amounts of drugs coming to the US from South America. Consistent demand and established routes make the US an appealing market for traffickers. But in the US, relationships between wholesale distributors and retail-level sellers are murky. FT. LAUDERDALE, Florida – Mexican transnational criminal organisations, […]
Drug cartels make billions in the US, but somebody else is doing the selling
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The US Coast Guard just offloaded over $170 million in cocaine from drug busts

Over $US170 million worth of cocaine was offloaded in Florida on Monday. During multi-agency counter-smuggling operations in the Eastern Pacific, the US Coast Guard intercepted over six tons of cocaine. The Eastern Pacific and Caribbean basin are highly trafficked drug transit zones where cocaine is often smuggled from Central and […]
The US Coast Guard just offloaded over $170 million in cocaine from drug busts