By Simeon Tegel
Though the US said this month that Bolivia has "demonstrably failed" to fulfill its counter-narcotics commitments, there is less violence, less cocaine, and even less coca in Bolivia than there was before.
The American Legion called on lawmakers to recognize that the drug has “potential medical value” and enable researchers to study whether it works for PTSD.
For years, DEA operatives have posed as FARC rebels in order to bust suspected terrorists and drug dealers. What will they do now that peace is coming to Colombia?
The DEA has indicated it will let scientists apply to grow weed for research purposes — but that doesn't mean the agency will actually approve the applications.
President Nicolás Maduro dismissed the latest indictments, unsealed by a court in Brooklyn this week, as an attack by the US empire. He also promoted one of generals named to interior minister.
By Jo Tuckman
The legendary Mexican drug lord denied killing DEA agent "Kiki" Camarena, repeatedly apologized to the US government, and refuted reports that he is currently heading an assault on territory controlled by the Sinaloa cartel.
By Tess Owen
DEA agents located a suspect's apartment using StingRay, a cell phone surveillance device, then they found narcotics. Now a judge says the evidence shouldn't be permissible in court.
A new report from the DEA sheds some light on just how damaging the heroin 'epidemic' has been for the United States.
33,000 federal agents and prosectors will receive mandatory training on how unconscious bias influences their decisions on the job.
While the DEA and FDA decide whether the US government will continue to classify marijuana alongside heroin, the agencies are keeping the deliberations a secret.
Palma worked as a hitman with El Chapo before they rose through the ranks to become two of the most infamous gangsters in Mexico.
By VICE News
With 99.5 percent of the vote counted from Sunday’s vote, former IMF official Pedro Pablo Kuczynski leads Keiko Fujimori by 0.23 points, or about 40,000 votes.
An ex-US Army sniper instructor named Joseph "Rambo" Hunter was sentenced on Tuesday in US District Court after his notorious former boss aided the DEA in a sting operation.
By Simeon Tegel
The report, which comes three weeks before Peru decides whether to make Keiko its president, claims the DEA is probing a close confidante for allegedly cleaning money for her 2011 unsuccessful presidential bid.
Diana Espinoza Aguila met Mexican drug trafficker Rafael Caro Quintero in prison, where he was serving a 40-year prison sentence for the murder of a DEA agent. His early release in 2013 caused an uproar in the US.
Prince died one day before he was scheduled to meet a specialist in addiction and pain management, and Percocet was reportedly found on his body.
From the farmers barely earning a living from cultivating the poppies, via the entire communities forced from their homes by warring gunmen, to the growing number of addicts in the US — there are few winners along the route of Mexican heroin.
The pot supplied by the US government to medical researchers is far less potent than what most Americans can buy from their local dealer or dispensary.