September 23, 2019

Mexican police arrest drug cartel hitman

Mexican forces have arrested Noel Salgueiro Nevarez, a senior figure in the Sinaloa drug cartel's operations in the northern state of Chihuahua. The army said he was seized in a carefully planned military operation, without a shot being fired. Couldn't they have fired at least one shot? Into … [Read more...]

Ex-Colombian spy chief jailed for 25 years

A Colombian court has sentenced former intelligence chief Jorge Noguera to 25 years in prison for collaborating with paramilitary death squads. He was found guilty of allowing right-wing paramilitaries to infiltrate the intelligence service, and helping them murder an academic activist. Mr … [Read more...]

Mexican drug cartel boss captured

Mexican police have arrested Jose de Jesus Mendez Vargas, also known as "The Monkey", in the central city of Aguascalientes. Mendez Vargas is the leader of one of Mexico's largest and most powerful drug cartels - La Familia. Mexican President Felipe Calderon has congratulated police on the … [Read more...]

Two NZ drug smugglers arrested in Japan

Two New Zealanders have been arrested at Narita airport in Japan for allegedly trafficking the drug Methamphetamine. A 26-year-old man and 25-year-old woman travelled to Tokyo on the 17th May on a Thai airways flight from Bangkok, Thailand. They were arrested after 1-2 kilograms of drugs were found … [Read more...]

Drug Lord on America’s ‘most wanted’ list captured

Guatemalan authorities have arrested a drug lord wanted in both Guatemala and the United States for aiding the transit of cocaine for the Sinaloa Mexican drug cartel. Guatemala Attorney General Claudia Paz says, Waldemar Lorenzana Lima, 71, was captured Tuesday by Guatemalan National Police in … [Read more...]

Kim Duthie in police custody as Ricky Nixon denies affair

Kim Duthie the teenager at the centre of the St Kilda nude photo scandal has been taken into custody as part of a police investigation into drug and theft-related matters. Prominent AFL player manager Ricky Nixon, 47 is also fighting for his future after Kim Duthie, 17 made allegations that she … [Read more...]

Paris Hilton kicked out of Japan over drug conviction

Paris Hilton has been denied entry to Japan over her cocaine possession conviction in Las Vegas last week. Hilton was visiting Japan to promote her fashion stores and a new fragrance line. She was forced to spend hours talking to Japanese Immigration officials at Narita airport in Tokyo before … [Read more...]

Paris Hilton admits she lied about cocaine

Paris Hilton has admitted that she lied to Police officers about the owndership of a bag of cocaine that fell out of her bag at a traffic stop in Las Vegas last month. Police stopped the Cadillac Escalade driven by her boyfriend, Cy Waits when an officer noticed the strong smell marijuana wafting … [Read more...]

Paris Hilton cocaine bust steals back headlines from Lindsay Lohan

Paris Hilton has been released from a Las Vegas, Nevada, jail after being arrested late the night before on suspicion of cocaine possession. Somewhat quiet of late and with Lindsay Lohan grabbing most of the 'bad girl' headlines in recent months, Paris has bounced back with a good old fashioned … [Read more...]