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Federal drug trafficking bust occurs while sheriff is interviewed

It appears there have been several arrests made in the same neighborhood, just days apart. A Florida sheriff was apparently being interviewed by a reporter outside a home, when other law enforcement agents arrived and moved in for an alleged drug bust. Reportedly, federal drug trafficking seems to be a problem in this particular area.

Major federal drug trafficking bust in Florida

Nearly 20 people have been arrested in what appears to be a major drug bust in Florida. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says the group was involved in a federal drug trafficking scheme. Those arrested now face a variety of charges, including possession and trafficking methamphetamine.

Agents seize plane in federal drug trafficking investigation

A plane supposedly worth more than $500,000 dollars was recently seized by federal agents. Authorities claim the plane belongs to a well-known drug trafficker and that it was used to transport cocaine to the United States from other countries, leading to the federal drug trafficking charges. The plane's supposed owner was allegedly living as a fugitive outside of Florida for 20 years before police working together from several countries caught up with him.

Fighting federal drug trafficking charges in Florida

There is a lot at stake when the federal government files charges against a person in Florida or elsewhere. Particularly in situations involving federal drug trafficking allegations, a man or woman who becomes a suspect risks damaging his or her reputation, and he or she will likely face serious penalties if convicted in court. Typically, a key factor toward minimizing the potential negative effects such a situation may have on one's future hinges upon aggressive and experienced criminal defense assistance.

Federal drug trafficking charges in Florida may impede a career

A 40-year-old Florida man from Brevard County is currently facing accusations of drug crimes. The high school football coach has been accused of federal drug trafficking, including allegations of possession with intent to distribute. Few details of the charges were provided in a media report announcing the arrest.

Federal drug trafficking and other Florida drug crimes

Florida is a popular vacation spot, and it is also home to many retirees and others who have come in search of sunshine and recreation. Amidst the many adventurous activities the state has to offer tourists and residents, there seems to be an ongoing issue with federal drug trafficking and other drug crimes in the state. A recent incident involved a St. Petersburg man whose vehicle seems to have attracted the notice of nearby police officers.

Major player in federal drug trafficking incidents pleads guilty

In Florida and throughout the nation, violent crimes are often connected to various drug-related activities. Recently, a man considered by authorities as a major player in federal drug trafficking dealings entered a guilty plea for murder in another state. The hearing was held on a recent Tuesday and reportedly stems from investigations conducted by both Homeland Security Investigations and the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.

Major federal drug trafficking bust took place in Florida

Where drug-related crimes are concerned, situations often involve more than one person. A recent major federal drug trafficking bust went down in Florida that resulted in nearly 20 separate arrests. Reportedly, nine others are still being sought by various authorities in the case.

Court sentences Florida man in federal drug trafficking case

Being accused of a serious drug crime can have lasting consequences. Florida is known as a hub for many federal drug trafficking operations. One man, a former police officer, recently pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 60 months in prison for online drug-related crimes.

More than 10 arrested for federal drug trafficking in Florida

When law enforcement agents suspect illegal drug activity in a particular area, they often conduct an undercover, long-term investigation. Many times, such investigations in Florida may last weeks or even longer. If, at some point, charges are filed for federal drug trafficking or other crimes, those involved may face serious legal challenges that are often difficult to face without legal guidance.

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