drug bust

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Synonyms for drug bust

seizure of illegal drugs by the police

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The drug bust was "the largest one that has been foiled through the Beirut International Airport", a security source said last week on condition of anonymity.
It was the largest drug bust of the year in terms of the quantity of pills we seized and one of the most professional smuggling attempts we have seen.
Since the drug bust dubbed as Operation Georgie, two Taiwanese nationals have been arrested and charged with possession and importation of methampethamine.
police Friday in what is being described as one of the biggest drug busts ever in that town.
Last week, authorities foiled an attempt to smuggle in JD5million worth of different types of drugs through Jordan to a neighbouring country, the largest drug bust in the Kingdom's history.
BEIRUT: A major drug dealer was arrested after being wounded in a drug bust on the Beirut airport highway early Friday, security reports said.
The drug bust is believed to be the biggest in the Navy's history.
Afghan drugs police have uncovered 236 tonnes of hashish hidden in 6ft deep trenches in southern Afghanistan, in what they say appears to be the largest drug bust yet.
The rocker has owned Redlands, in nearby West Wittering, for more than 40 years, and the estate was the scene of an infamous drug bust in 1967.
Federal charges can turn a small drug bust into major time served - addressing a major concern of police officers, who are often frustrated at the speed with which convicted criminals return to the street.
What's prom night without a thwarted drug bust, gay strippers, and a Russian con artist?
The drug bust at the center of Hixon's indictment took place on an unseasonably warm and rainy January morning in 1998.
Perhaps, but Gildan executives did not inform investors about the drug bust.
In the article, the incident is described as "a drug bust that had gone wrong, ending in a shootout between the police and the drug suspects that left two residents dead.
His marriage to Sara is about to end, the drug bust will go wrong with Peter having to kill a popular local, and the rape will end in a repeat rape and brutal murder of the victim.