drugs bust

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Synonyms for drugs bust

seizure of illegal drugs by the police

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He said: "This drugs bust follows recent successful interdiction and deterrence operations by HMS Lancaster and HMS Argyll in the Caribbean which all contribute to ensuring illegal drugs do not reach our streets.
Athinis' motive for the murder has said to been revenge after Kakathymis testified against him in a 2006 drugs bust trial involving 5.
The drugs bust followed the arrests of seven other people for supplying Class A drugs and the police yesterday warned that there will be more arrests to come.
JUST like Mariah Carey's, Whitney's career has wobbled worryingly of late with all the fuss surrounding her airport drugs bust, divorce and non-appearance at the Oscars - so here's a reminder of the songs that, for better or worse, made her one of pop's biggest earners.
TWO men were being quizzed last night after a suspected drugs bust.
POLICE have seized a large quantity of crack cocaine and heroin in a drugs bust in the Black Country.
THOUSANDS of pounds worth of heroin was seized from a Liverpool property in a drugs bust.
PADDY KENNY is facing the boot at Sheffield United following his drugs bust.
COALITION warships have made the biggest drugs bust in the northern Arabian Gulf area of operations since 2005, US navy officials said yesterday.
EIGHT people have been arrested in a drugs bust in Dalton.
A MASSIVE cannabis factory in a Coventry home was uncovered by police in an early-morning drugs bust.
Detectives have appealed for witnesses who worked at the former Grand Hotel in Westgate Street, Cardiff, at the time of the original drugs bust to come forward.
POP star Pete Doherty was detained and held overnight after a police drugs bust, it was confirmed last night.
GARDA drugs squad officers were celebrating a major drugs bust yesterday after seizing EUR1million of cocaine during a raid on a south Dublin "drugs factory".
The drugs were found bobbing in the water when a search-and-rescue operation dramatically turned into a drugs bust.