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Former Policeman Expected To Plead In Airport Drug Cash Smuggling Case

A former police officer in suburban New York is expected to plead guilty to accepting a bribe to allow a prescription drug dealer to move cash proceeds through an airport.

02/15/2012

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Pfizer Will Help Educate About Risks Of Counterfeit Drugs

BY LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer Pfizer Inc. and a pharmacy standards group are teaming to warn consumers about the risks of counterfeit prescription medicines, which endanger the public and take money from both […]

09/29/2011

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Middletown Man In Drug Bust Outside Grade School

A Middletown man faces drug and weapons charges after a Middletown police officer parked at the SnowElementary School saw him go through a stop sign.

07/13/2011

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Waterbury Man Arrested On Drug Charges In Delaware

Delaware State Police have charged a Connecticut man with trafficking in marijuana after they say they found 45 pounds of the drug in the trunk of his car.

06/03/2011

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Lawmaker Denies DUI Charge

The minority leader of the Rhode Island House, facing charges of marijuana possession and driving under the influence in Connecticut, issued a statement Monday saying “trace” amounts of marijuana were found, and denied driving under the influence.

04/25/2011

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Rhode Island Lawmaker Arrested In Connecticut

A Rhode Island lawmaker who’s been at the center of controversy for his comments about immigrants is facing drug possession and impaired driving charges in Connecticut.

04/25/2011

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Resident Arrested After Calling 911 With Pot Question

Police say a Farmington man was arrested after he called 911 and asked a dispatcher how much trouble he could get into by growing one marijuana plant.

02/04/2011

17 Arrested in Drug Trafficking Crackdown

Federal officials say the FBI,  and local and state police took part in a series of raids on heroin, cocaine and crack cocaine distribution trafficking operations in Hartford, Bridgeport and Springfield Wednesday. U-S Attorney for […]

01/05/2011

Businesses, Mayor Unhappy About Proposed Drug Treatment Facility

ANSONIA, Conn. (AP) _ A drug abuse treatment center proposed for downtown Ansonia is running into resistance from the business community and the mayor. Mayor James Della Volpe says the city’s zoning regulations expressly prohibit […]

12/06/2010

Four Hartford Men, Three New Yorkers Indicted on Heroin Charges

Federal prosecutors say seven men are named in a heroin trafficking indictment stemming from last week’s seizure of more than five kilograms of heroin at an apartment on Grandview Terrace in Hartford.  They say that’s […]

10/22/2010

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