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US Coast Guard Unloads Nearly 20,000 Pounds of Seized Cocaine Worth $338 Million

US Coast Guard Unloads Nearly 20,000 Pounds of Seized Cocaine Worth $338 Million

BY BOWEN XIAO The U.S. Coast Guard said on Feb. 10 that it would be unloading nearly 20,000 pounds of cocaine seized in recent months from what they described as “known drug-transit zones of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.” The haul is worth approximately $338 million. The total haul—the result of eight interceptions made between mid-November and mid-January—is being offloaded at Naval […]

Multiagency Coordinated Cocaine Seizures at the Port of Hueneme

Multiagency Coordinated Cocaine Seizures at the Port of Hueneme

Ventura County Sheriff – Incident Press Release Since 2013, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office (VCSO) has been the recipient of federal grant funds from a U.S. Department of Homeland Security (Border Protection) as part of a program called Operation Stonegarden (OPSG). The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office uses the grant funding to cover overtime and equipment for OPSG […]

Agents Find Another Pineapple Shipment Containing More than $3 Million in Smuggled Cocaine

Agents Find Another Pineapple Shipment Containing More than $3 Million in Smuggled Cocaine

By Steve Birr | Vice Reporter Authorities discovered a massive shipment of cocaine smuggled inside boxes of imported pineapples for the second time in week at a port in Delaware. Agents with U.S. Customs and Border Protection investigating suspicious shipments at the Port of Wilmington on Wednesday were alerted to the presence of narcotics inside several pallets of pineapples by […]

Port Hueneme man busted for selling narcotics

Port Hueneme man busted for selling narcotics

Simi Valley Police: Narcs Arrest Drug Dealer

Simi Valley Police: Narcs Arrest Drug Dealer

Leader of Oxnard’s Colonia Chiques gang convicted by Feds

Leader of Oxnard’s Colonia Chiques gang convicted by Feds

Simi Valley Narcotics Detectives arrest man for Guns & Drugs

Simi Valley Narcotics Detectives arrest man for Guns & Drugs

On September 10, 2014, Detectives from the Simi Valley Police Department’s Special Operations Unit (SOU) concluded an investigation into the sales of cocaine in the City Of Simi Valley with the arrest of Daron Holmes III, a 22 year old Hollywood resident. Narcotics Detectives and members of the Special Enforcement Section contacted Holmes in the […]