British Police Threaten to Prosecute Facebook Users Under Malicious Communications Act for Mocking Them

UK – West Yorkshire Police were derided by social media users after sharing a picture of a drugs bust on their Wakefield Rural page. The haul involved a comically small quantity of cannabis, MailOnline reports. “Wow that’s put a dent in the war on drugs lol” commented one user sarcastically. “Hope you manage to nail … Read more

Midstate Cop Turned Weed Advocate Smokes Daily, Says Pot Raids Were ‘A Waste of Time’

Like many law enforcement officers, Tom McCain has stood in photos holding marijuana plants after helping bust a growing operation. As chief deputy in Johnson County, he wrote search warrants for deputies to make marijuana cases and participated in marijuana raids. But he never liked it. “I thought it was a waste of time,” he … Read more

State Trooper Under Scrutiny Didn’t Reveal Drug-Dealing Past, But Left Clue in Hiring Process

Boston – Trooper Leigha Genduso admitted on her State Police application that she experimented with pot as a teenager, but never mentioned that she cut up bales of marijuana and sold it in 10-pound packages covered in gift-wrapping. Still, a clue on Genduso’s 2012 application could have exposed her past and raises questions about how … Read more

Two Tennessee Police Officers Helped Sneak Massive Drug Shipment Into Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Two Tennessee police officers face felony drug charges after they were arrested during an elaborate undercover sting, according to an affidavit. Kevin Coleman and Terrion Bryson of the Memphis Police Department are charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture, deliver, and sell — along with criminal attempt felony … Read more

Argentinian Officers Fired After Claiming Mice Ate Half a Ton of Missing Marijuana

Eight Argentinian police officers have been dismissed after claiming that more than half a ton of marijuana which disappeared from a police warehouse had been eaten by mice. The disappearance of the drugs was discovered during an inspection of a police warehouse for impounded drugs in the town of Pilar, 60km outside the capital city … Read more

WATCH: Vermont Cop Admits Stealing Drugs From Evidence Locker

SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. A former South Royalton cop has admitted to stealing heroin and prescription medications from the evidence locker. WCAX News broke this story in September; now, John Breault awaits sentencing. Breault took a plea deal in federal court Friday afternoon, admitting to stealing those drugs last summer for his girlfriend. According to court … Read more

WATCH: Undercover Detroit Police Attempt to Arrest Each Other in ‘Embarassing’ Drug Bust

A group of undercover Detroit police posing as drug dealers tried to arrest another group of undercover police posing as drug buyers in a mishap that resulted in a brawl between more than two dozen armed officers. “This is probably one of the most embarrassing things I’ve seen in this department,” Detroit Police Chief James … Read more

Man Paralyzed by Horry County DEU Agents Settles With Most Defendants For $2.75M

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – The man shot and paralyzed by agents of the 15th Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit settled most of his claims in federal court. Julian Betton will be paid $2.75 million for his claims against the DEU commander Bill Knowles, Solicitor Jimmy Richardson, DEU deputy commander Dean Bishop, Coastal Carolina police officers Chad … Read more