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Category Archives: Drug Crimes

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Drug Busts in Newark Net Heroin, Cocaine, Handguns

Posted in Drug Crimes
Newark NJ police conducted a drug crime investigation and ultimately arrested a total of 43 people. The Newark Police Department started the investigation after getting word of illegal drug distribution throughout Newark. Newark NJ detectives executed numerous search warrants and, over the course of just one week, made dozens of arrests of individuals accused of… Continue Reading

Essex County Police Nab Alleged Heroin Dealers in East Orange

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Essex County law enforcement officials arrested two people and seized a large quantity of heroin in East Orange, NJ. Detectives with the Essex County Sheriff’s Office conducted surveillance at the intersection of Central Avenue and Halsted Street as part of an investigation into illegal drug activity in the area. Essex County detectives reportedly saw a… Continue Reading

Newark Man Accused of Selling Heroin on City Street

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Newark police officers recently arrested a man accused of distributing drugs on a city street. The suspect is a 25-year-old man who lives in Newark in Essex County, NJ. He was detained by Newark police officers who reportedly saw him selling illegal drugs near the intersection of 4th Avenue and North 12th Street. Law enforcement… Continue Reading

Bloomfield Man Faces Cocaine Distribution Charges in Bergen County

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Wallington police officers recently arrested a Bloomfield, NJ man accused of possessing cocaine and marijuana while he drove through Bergen County. The suspect is a 26-year-old resident of Bloomfield in Essex County, New Jersey. According to authorities, he was driving his motor vehicle in Wallington when a patrol cop observed him commit a traffic violation.… Continue Reading

Newark Police Arrest 49 Suspects in Drug Operation

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A Newark police drug bust resulted in the arrests of 49 people and the seizure of large quantities of drugs. The Newark Police Department got reports of illegal drug activity in the city, so authorities launched a major operation to stop the illegal sale of narcotics. Police eventually got warrants to search local homes. During… Continue Reading

Two Men Allegedly Had Heroin, Cocaine in Tractor-Trailer on Newark Highway

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Police officers recently arrested two men after allegedly discovering more than 300 pounds of illegal drugs in a tractor-trailer on the New Jersey Turnpike in Newark, NJ. The suspects, a 33-year-old man and a 42-year-old man, are both from California. According to law enforcement officials, the suspects were driving a tractor-trailer when patrol cops observed… Continue Reading

Newark “Mobile Drug Store” Shut Down by Law Enforcement

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Essex County police officers arrested three people for allegedly operating “a mobile drug store” that distributed heroin in Newark, NJ. According to Newark law enforcement officials, the suspects ran a heroin distribution operation out of a motor vehicle in the city’s South Ward. The Essex County Sheriff’s Office launched an investigation into the alleged drug… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Police Look for Suspects Accused of Selling Toxic Synthetic Marijuana

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Newark NJ police are conducting an investigation after several individuals became sick due to their use of synthetic marijuana. The Newark Police Department got an initial report of someone getting ill after ingesting synthetic pot around 8:12 a.m. Newark paramedics treated the victim, while Newark detectives investigated and tried to learn who might have sold… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Accused of Possessing Cocaine in Vehicle

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Newark New Jersey law enforcement arrested a located man in the city’s North Ward after police allegedly found him in possession of cocaine. The suspect is a 22-year-old man who lives in Newark, NJ. According to authorities, the suspect was observed walking out of his home on the 300 block of North 11th Street in… Continue Reading

Police Make Numerous Arrests During Drug Raids in Newark, NJ

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Newark New Jersey police arrested more than 150 individuals during drug raids across the city. The massive crackdown on the sale of illegal narcotics in Newark NJ occurred over a one-week period and led to the seizure of large amounts of heroin, cocaine, marijuana, and prescription pills. Newark NJ police also reportedly seized multiple firearms… Continue Reading

Newark Police Arrest Suspects for Heroin Possession, Cocaine Possession

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Newark New Jersey police recently arrested eight people during drug busts that followed resident complaints. The Newark Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office launched a joint investigation and sent narcotics detectives to Irvine Turner Boulevard in Newark NJ. The detectives were members of the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force. Law enforcement… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Charged with Drug Possession, Weapons Offenses

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Police officers arrested a Newark New Jersey man who was allegedly in possession of a handgun and illegal drugs while driving in Harrison, NJ. The suspect is a 20-year-old man from Newark, NJ. According to law enforcement officials, Harrison patrol cops saw the suspect operating a BMW and driving erratically on the 600 block of… Continue Reading

East Orange Police Drug Bust Nets Marijuana Worth $3 Million

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East Orange NJ law enforcement recently made a major drug bust that resulted in the seizures of marijuana plants worth nearly $3 million. The East Orange Police Department started the investigation into the alleged drug distribution operation after receiving a complaint about illegal activity at a residence on Springdale Avenue in East Orange, NJ. When… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Police Make Drug Busts, Seize Heroin and Handguns

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Newark NJ police recently executed a major drug bust that resulted in 46 arrests and the seizure of multiple handguns and large amounts of illegal drugs. The Newark Police Department launched the operation after getting numerous complaints from local residents about drug distribution on city streets. Over the course of four days, Newark NJ police… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Drug Raids Result in 41 Arrests

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Newark police officers recently arrested 41 people as part of several drug raids conducted across the city over a single weekend. The Newark Police Department launched the drug crime investigation after getting multiple tips about illegal drug activity in areas of Newark. The drug raids were carried out at three spots in Newark NJ: Pennington… Continue Reading

Newark Police Arrest Several People in Drug Busts

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Newark NJ police arrested eight people during multiple drug raids on city streets. Police made the arrests over a period of four days. The Newark Police Department launched an investigation after getting numerous complaints about illegal drug transactions at locations across the city. While conducting the drug raids, Newark police officers allegedly seized 379 heroin… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Men Accused of Selling Crack Cocaine, Heroin on City Street

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Essex County authorities recently arrested five men who allegedly sold illegal drugs, and two men who allegedly bought illegal drugs, in Newark, NJ. The Essex County Sheriff’s Office got a number of complaints from Newark NJ residents and subsequently started investigations into alleged drug distribution operations at different locations on Frelinghuysen Avenue. Narcotics detectives first… Continue Reading

Fairfield NJ Police Bust Suspect Who Allegedly Tried to Sell Heroin on Craigslist

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Fairfield New Jersey law enforcement recently arrested a Hoboken man who allegedly attempted to sell heroin over the Internet. The suspect, a 51-year-old resident of Hoboken NJ, reportedly went online and posted an advertisement on the Craigslist website. According to authorities, the Craigslist ad listed a small amount of heroin for sale for $60. Fairfield… Continue Reading

Towaco NJ Woman Allegedly Had Medication Without Prescription at Newark Airport

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A Towaco NJ woman was recently arrested at Newark Liberty International Airport after customs officials reportedly discovered her carrying prescription medication without a prescription. The suspect, a 22-year-old woman who lives in Towaco in Morris County, arrived at the Newark Airport around 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday. Her international flight reportedly came from Paris, France. Shortly… Continue Reading

Police Seek Newark NJ Woman Who Allegedly Distributed Heroin in NY

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Law enforcement is searching for a Newark New Jersey woman accused of trafficking heroin from NJ to NY. The suspect is a 54-year-old woman who lives in Newark, NJ. According to Upstate New York police officials, the suspect was responsible for a drug trafficking operation that moved a large amount of heroin from Passaic County,… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Newark Man Who Allegedly Manufactured Heroin in Toms River, NJ

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Toms River law enforcement recently arrested a Newark NJ man accused of manufacturing and distributing heroin in Ocean County, New Jersey. The suspect is a 27-year-old resident of Newark, New Jersey. Police got a tip about illegal drug activity in Ocean County and started an investigation. Multiple law enforcement agencies participated in the investigation, including… Continue Reading

Staten Island Man Allegedly Sold Heroin, Cocaine in Newark, NJ

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Newark New Jersey police recently nabbed a NY man accused of selling illegal drugs in the Central Ward. The Newark Police Department dispatched detectives to an apartment building on the 100 block of 1st Street in Newark NJ after receiving a report of someone flashing a firearm. When Newark police officers arrived at the apartment… Continue Reading