Senior narcotics officer caught selling confiscated drugs

February 28, 2011 2:16 pm

The leader of a multi-agency anti-narcotics team in Contra Costa county (California) was charged this week having allegedly been caught on film selling a pound of methamphetamine to a confidential informant. The officer had allegedly stolen the drugs from a […]

Hard times for Viagra smugglers

February 28, 2011 12:10 pm

The UK Border Agency has revealed that they seized over 8.5 million smuggled Viagra pills worth around £13 million during raids in 2010. The tablets were either fakes or illegally imported without license – either way, they are not subjected […]

Unreliable informant leads to dropped drugs charges

February 28, 2011 11:58 am

Two suspected drug dealers have just had their charges dropped after the Sheriff’s department decided that the confidential informant who was crucial to the case was unreliable. As reported by The News Tribune, Pierce County sheriff’s office (Washington state) decided […]

Cop leaks confidential informant details to family

February 18, 2011 1:05 pm

The Trentonian has reported that a police dispatcher for Dover Police (New Jersey) looked up criminal records of friends and relatives and revealed the identity and confidential informant details to one of his relatives. Such behaviour is clearly against law enforcement […]