Cocaine

File footage of cocaine. (Photo Credit: ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Faces Smuggling Charges After Attaching Cocaine To Thighs

A woman from Mexico faces cocaine smuggling charges after an officer at a Texas border crossing noticed one of her legs appeared larger than the other.

09/03/2014

File photo of a police car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Police Officer Arrested After Transporting Cocaine While Son Was In The Car

Texas authorities have jailed a Houston Police Department officer who they say transported a kilogram of cocaine while her 6-year-old son was in the car.

08/22/2014

Video shows robber entering and leaving the 2-year-old boy's room several times. (Getty Images)

Man Dies After Swallowing Alleged Cocaine

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP)- Police say a driver in a Southeast Texas traffic stop has died after allegedly swallowing crack cocaine and refusing to spit it out. Beaumont police say the man died early Wednesday. The name of the […]

07/02/2014

A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there is still no sign of the student, authorities said. (Credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

25 Suspects Arrested In Drug Case

Federal prosecutors say 25 people have been arrested on charges linked to a South Texas drug ring catering to customers in the Laredo area.

06/11/2014

File photo of bags of cocaine. (credit: ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Commercial Airline Pilot Accused Of Swallowing 62 Bags Of Cocaine Before Getting On Colombian Flight To Houston

A commercial airline pilot is accused of swallowing dozens of bags of cocaine before getting on board a flight from Colombia in an effort to smuggle the drugs into the U.S.

05/28/2014

File photo of cocaine. (credit: ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced For Trying To Mail Aluminum Cans Filled With Cocaine

A man from Mexico has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for trying to mail aluminum cans filled with cocaine from a South Texas post office.

04/30/2014

A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there is still no sign of the student, authorities said. (Credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Houston Police Officer Charged With Helping Distribute Cocaine

A former Houston police officer has been charged with helping distribute cocaine when he was on the force.

04/23/2014

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Ex-Sheriff’s Deputy Sentenced For Distributing Cocaine

Federal prosecutors say a former sheriff’s deputy in West Texas has been sentenced to four years in prison for distributing cocaine.

01/10/2014

File photo of marijuana. (credit: LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Houston Educators Facing Felony Drug Charges

Two administrators are no longer with the Houston Independent School District after facing felony drug charges in Alabama.

12/10/2013

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Last Texas Mexican Mafia Member In Ring Sentenced

The last of a dozen Texas Mexican Mafia members convicted in a conspiracy and corruption ring has been sentenced to prison.

11/15/2013

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