Mexican authorities charged 14 federal police officers with attempted murder on Friday over a shooting in August that wounded two US government employees, reportedly CIA agents.Saturday, 10 November, 2012, 2:48pm
A senior US official says there is strong circumstantial evidence that Mexican federal police who fired on a US Embassy vehicle were working for organised crime on a assassination attempt.3 Oct 2012 - 11:03am
Five Hongkongers, including twins, were arrested in a predawn raid on an Ice factory yesterday inside an upmarket gated complex in suburban Manila.
The men, who had been under surveillance for almost a year, were apparently caught off-guard when agents swooped at 4.30am, with one suspect trying to run away and another jumping into a creek.7 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
In recent weeks, a series of raids throughout Canada produced record illegal-drug busts that prove what experts have forecast for some time now.
Canada's marijuana dealers have converted so many suburban homes and abandoned warehouses into pot farms, that the US$8.5 billion market is now three times the size of the nation's biggest legal crop - wheat.8 Oct 2005 - 12:00am
Anti-narcotics agents say they have crippled an international drugs syndicate after arresting one of its members and seizing about $1 million worth of pure heroin destined for Taiwan.
The 42-year-old courier was intercepted at the departure hall at Hong Kong International Airport as he was about to board a flight for Taipei yesterday.21 Sep 2003 - 12:00am
When you are right, it is a good idea to brag about your success. At least that is what the Hong Kong police plan to do when they push for greater co-operation between foreign law enforcement agencies at this week's Transnational Organised Crime Conference.18 Mar 2002 - 12:00am
ENEMIES in the world of drug trafficking sometimes co-operate with each other better than government enforcement agencies, a top United States justice official said.
Deputy Assistant Attorney-General Mary Lee Warren said not enough had been done to fight drug trafficking in Hong Kong and the rest of Asia.21 Mar 1995 - 12:00am
THE head of the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Thomas Constantine, yesterday met senior Hong Kong Customs officials to discuss international co-operation to restrict the flow of illegal drugs.1 Dec 1994 - 12:00am
SENIOR police officers will tomorrow detail a rise of about two per cent in half-yearly crime figures - boosted by a massive jump in seizures and arrests for drug offences.
News of the surprise rise, which includes increases in arrests for blackmail, bucks the year's downward crime trend.28 Jul 1994 - 12:00am