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Documents: US agents knew of escape plots in 2014

...little surprise to Mexican authorities: The Drug Enforcement Administration had alerted them 16 months ago about several...said Michael S. Vigil, a retired U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration chief of international operations.Along...
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DEA chief to retire amid pressure over sex scandal

WASHINGTON - The embattled head of the Drug Enforcement Administration said Tuesday that she plans to retire after three decades with the agency, an announcement that came amid mounting pressure for...
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Drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman escapes; manhunt in Mexico

...said Michael S. Vigil, a retired U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration chief of international operations." well as Mexico, and was on the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's most-wanted list.After Guzman was...
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Drug agency sued over fake Facebook account

WASHINGTON - The Drug Enforcement Administration set up a fake Facebook account using photographs and other personal information it took from the cellphone of a New York woman...
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Miller, Treadwell debate

...the state and U.S. constitutions.The only real dustup between the two came on the issue of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's role in Alaska. Treadwell noted that Miller said at a recent debate the DEA had no place in Alaska...
5 charged in US-NKorea meth bust

...papers said.In 2013, the suppliers agreed to provide 100 kilograms to confidential sources working with the Drug Enforcement Administration, the papers said. One of the defendants bragged that the organization was the only one able to get meth...
Safely dispose of unused/expired medication on Saturday

JUNEAU - The Drug Enforcement Administration will be hosting another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Nugget...
Two held for allegedly cooking meth in Hoonah lab the crime lab was destroyed by a company approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The Drug Enforcement Administration coordinates the clean up, Russell said.Among the materials SEACAD seized as evidence were pseudo ephedrine...
Sitka: Police seize marijuana, firearms

...said. Alaska State Troopers, the Juneau Police Department, a U.S. Postal Inspector and the federal Drug Enforcement Administration are assisting Sitka police with the investigation, which is supported by a grant from the Bureau of Justice...
Prescription painkillers are becoming a bigger problem in SE

...who acquire the drugs honestly. "Especially OxyContin," he said. According to reports from the federal Drug Enforcement Administration, OxyContin, a trade name for oxycodone hydrochloride, was introduced about eight years ago as a longer-lasting...


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