Inside the ever-changing world of high-volume drug smuggling, the development of innovative sneak-tactics is in constant demand. This is perhaps one of the most interesting aspects of the black-market drug trade: waiting to see what methods the cartels will use next in an...
Hundreds of Albanian police, backed by armored vehicles, stormed the southern village of Lazarat June 16 after cannabis growers apparently fired machine-guns, mortars and rocket-propelled grenades at officers sent in on a drug raid.
Mexico's government on May 10 started to swear in members of the "community police" vigilante network in Michoacán state for a new rural police force, which is supposed to bring the self-defense militias under state control.
The American drug war has killed again. This time claiming the life of a young Wisconsin man suspected of dealing methamphetamine -- making him the 13th citizen this year to die by the hands of drug enforcement agents.
On March 27 coca-growers in Bolivia's lowland jungle town of Yapacaní clashed with police in a protest against the construction of a new base of Mobile Rural Patrol Unity (UMPOAR), the hated coca-eradication force.