News Releases - 2012

 MAY 08, 2012 Four Sinaloa Cartel Figures Targeted Including Sons of “Chapo” Guzman
 MAY 04, 2012 Five Charged for Distributing Heroin That Led to Death of 21 Year Old Laurin Putnam
 MAY 03, 2012 Fourth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event Collects Record 276 Tons
 APR 30, 2012 DEA Diversion Investigation Leads to $500000 Settlement in Internet Pharmacy Case
 APR 25, 2012 TSA Screeners at LAX Arrested on Federal Drug Trafficking, Corruption Charges
 APR 24, 2012 RICO Indictments for Sinaloa Cartel Leaders Including “El Chapo” Guzman, “Mayo” Zambada, 22 Others
 APR 24, 2012 Arrests in Major Nationwide Drug Trafficking Investigation—Includes Those Associated With“Thizz Entertainment”
 APR 19, 2012 Doctors, Owner of Pain Clinics Indicted for Illegal Prescription Drug Distribution
 APR 16, 2012 Operation Adam Bomb: Arrest of Creators, Operators of Online Secret Narcotics Marketplace
 APR 16, 2012 DEA to Hold Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 28
 APR 10, 2012 DEA Announces Treasury Sanctions Against Top Guatemalan Drug Trafficker With Ties to Los Zetas
 APR 05, 2012 Juarez Drug Cartel Leader Guilty of Charges Related to U.S. Consulate Murders and Others: Sentenced To More Than 10 Life Terms in Prison
 APR 05, 2012 Viktor Bout Sentenced to 25 Years for Terrorist Crimes
 APR 02, 2012 Leader of Notorious Tijuana Cartel/Arellano-Felix Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced for Racketeering, Money Laundering 
 MAR 26, 2012 Drug Conspiracy/Murder-for-Hire Plot Disrupted by DEA Investigation
 MAR 13, 2012 Haji Bagcho, One of World’s Largest Heroin Traffickers, Convicted on Drug Trafficking, Narco-Terrorism Charges
 MAR 12, 2012 Gulf Cartel Plaza Boss Convicted in Texas
 MAR 08, 2012 Mexican, U.S. Women Leading Law Enforcement Efforts Against Transnational Crime
 MAR 05, 2012 California Doctor Charged With Murder in Multiple Patient Deaths
 MAR 02, 2012 One of the Largest Methamphetamine Seizures in American History
 FEB 29, 2012 Chemicals Used in "Spice" and "K2" Type Products Under Federal Control and Regulation for Additional 6 Months
 FEB 23, 2012 DEA Joins Chicago Mayor, Police in Major Drug Violence, Gang Reduction Initiative
 FEB 22, 2012 Federal Jury Convicts Four Texas-Based Barrio Azteca Gang Members
 FEB 15, 2012 Barrio Azteca Gang Leader Sentenced in Texas to Life in Prison
 FEB 14, 2012 More Than Four Life Sentences for Dr. Paul Volkman: Illegally Prescribed Drugs Resulting in Four Deaths 
 FEB 10, 2012 Largest Drug Bust in Colorado History
 FEB 08, 2012 DEA Afghanistan Unit Receives Prestigious Joint Chiefs of Staff Award
 FEB 07, 2012 Operator of Large Scale Ecstasy Trafficking Ring Sentenced to 22 Years
 FEB 06, 2012 DEA Suspends Pharmaceutical Wholesale Distributor and Retailers’ Ability to Sell Controlled Substances
 FEB 01, 2012 Twelve Indicted in Huge Detroit Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana Conspiracy
 JAN 24, 2012 Return of Fugitive Oscar Martinez-Hernandez from Venezuela
 JAN 20, 2012 Two More Defendants Sentenced in Florida Pill Mill Operation
 JAN 04, 2012 Former Leader of the Arellano-Felix Organization Pleads Guilty


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