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Feds bust large-scale drug ring, arrest 21 tied to fraternities at 3 North Carolina universities

Unlicensed Cannabis Grower Busted in Santa Maria for Guns, Marijuana Possession
Santa Barbara Independent

Marijuana delivery driver robbed at gunpoint, assaulted in Portland
News Center Maine

Mendo Sheriff Investigating Possibility That Minor Located at Raided Covelo Grow is a Victim of Sex, Labor Trafficking
Lost Coast Outpost

Sudbury Police discover teen missing for more than a year along with $250K worth of pot
Milford Daily News

Two Tons of Marijuana Seized in San Jacinto Raid
NBC Los Angeles

Two Tons of Marijuana Seized in San Jacinto Raid

Coast Guard unloads several tons of seized cocaine and marijuana in Fort Lauderdale

Anaheim man arrested after Placentia fire linked to marijuana honey oil operation

Drug seizures along Canadian border up 1,000%, CBP says

Los Angeles Deputy DA: California Illicit Cannabis Is “Worst of Any State That Has Legalized”

Chinese nationals arraigned on federal charges of manufacturing large quantities of marijuana in Monson and Palmer

Massive illegal pot farms discovered in California wilderness
USA Today

El Paso County resident pleads guilty to federal marijuana charges

Chula Vista Police shut down two illegal pot shops, seize thousands in cash

Grand Jury Returns Indictment In Pipeline Drug Case Charging Pair With Possession Of Marijuana With Intent To Distribute
US Dept. of Justice

$3 million in marijuana seized in Savoy, police say; feds say Chinese nationals setting up large grow operations in rural Western Massachusetts

Marijuana Enforcement Team Seizes $1.5 Million In Contraband

Police searching for suspected victim of modern day slavery after cannabis farm raid
Manchester Evening News

2 men accused of trying to sell marijuana candies, vapes near school

Colorado authorities arrest 3 people in marijuana bust spanning 3 counties

Authorities in Mesa County investigating illegal marijuana grow on public land

Marijuana grow potentially worth $15M in profits shut down, deputies say

Hash Oil Lab Found After Fire at El Cajon Home
NBC San Diego

Prominent marijuana grower accused of black market sales
Cal Coast News

Marijuana grow owner arrested in connection to shooting death of burglary suspect

CBP Officers Nab another 1,785 Pounds of Marijuana
US Customs and Border Protection

Police: Tushar Atre was murdered by people who worked for him

Chino real estate agent pleads guilty in marijuana-growing scheme in San Bernardino County, prosecutors say
Daily Bulletin

DEA Announces Massive Increase in Marijuana Seizures; Mostly Driven by Illegal Grows in California
Smart Approaches to Marijuana

$9 Million Worth of Smuggled Drugs Discovered in Santa Barbara

Teen stabbed in head, neck over marijuana deal: police

Marijuana grow operation in vacant apartment unit caused Midtown fire, officials say

K9 Deputy locates drug contraband hidden all around Vehicle
Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office

YCSO K9 Team Recent Cases include the seizure of Large Quantities of Marijuana, THC Wax,and a Stolen Handgun
Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office

Aspen businessman busted in black market marijuana case

Police bust burglary ring that targeted marijuana businesses in Washington, Oregon

Former Baltimore lawmaker scheduled to be arraigned

Denver dispensary burglaries hit 3-year high as 2019 ended with rash of armed robberies
Denver Post

Police: 5 arrested for stealing marijuana from victim’s car during drug deal in Brookline

“It’s not worth it”: Denver-area dispensaries on alert after string of armed robberies

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