An Afghan man linked to the Taliban who authorities say was one of the largest heroin traffickers in the world will be sentenced in a court in Washington.
A Maryland man has been found guilty of conspiring to kill a witness who was going to testify against him in a drug case.
Dozens of suspected gang members have been indicted, some arrested and others are already behind bars.
More than 50 people have been arrested on federal and state drug trafficking charges after a lengthy
investigation, but authorities are still looking for three more suspects.
Antonio R. Hall murdered a witness after a leaked FBI report tipped him off that the victim was cooperating with investigators.
Federal authorities said Thursday they have taken down an international drug trafficking ring based in Ghana that used couriers flying through Dulles International Airport to smuggle large amounts of heroin up and down the East Coast.
A Montgomery County police officer has been charged with using police databases to help a convicted drug dealer she was having a relationship with.