Illegal Drug Trade

Posted by on Jun 16, 2012 | Comments Off on Illegal Drug Trade

The illegal drug trade is a global black market, dedicated to cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, and sale of drugs, which are subject to drug prohibition laws. Most jurisdictions prohibit trade, except under license, of many types of drugs bydrug prohibition laws. A UN report said “the global drug trade generated an estimated US$321.6 billion in 2003.”[1] With a world GDP of US$36 trillion... 

Southend woman’s face gouged during mugging

Posted by on Jun 16, 2012 | Comments Off on Southend woman’s face gouged during mugging

  A 22-year-old woman had her face gouged during a mugging by a gang in a park in Southend. It happened at 12:30 BST on Tuesday in Southchurch Hall Park. A female attacker scratched the victim’s face while four men kicked her in the legs and waist and stole £62, store cards and a gold chain. Det Con Rory Scarlett said: “This was an absolutely terrifying attack on a woman who was left severely distressed... 

Crime In The United States

Posted by on Jun 09, 2012 | Comments Off on Crime In The United States

Crime statistics for the United States are published annually by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Uniform Crime Reports which represents crimes reported to the police. The Bureau of Justice Statistics conducts the annual National Crime Victimization Surveywhich captures crimes not reported to the police. In 2009 America’s crime rate was roughly the same as in 1968, with the homicide rate being... 

LHC seeks record of fake recruitments in police

Posted by on Jun 11, 2011 | Comments Off on LHC seeks record of fake recruitments in police

LAHORE: Chief Justice (CJ) Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry of the Lahore High Court (LHC) directed Punjab Police inspector general (IG) to submit till July 18 record of all fake recruitments in police force. The CJ also directed the IG to take action against those responsible for the illegal appointments. Earlier, the CJ had directed the IG to explain as to why the petitioner was dropped from the selection process after... 

Illegal drug trade

Posted by on Jun 11, 2011 | Comments Off on Illegal drug trade

International drug routes. “Drug dealer” redirects here. For the legal drug trade, see Legal drug trade. Panamanian motor vessel Gatun during the largest cocaine bust in United States Coast Guard history (totalling 20 tons, worth over 600 million USD), off the coast of Panama. The illegal drug trade is a global black market, dedicated to cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of those substances... 

Crime in India

Posted by on Jun 11, 2011 | Comments Off on Crime in India

Crime is present in various forms in India. Organized crime include drug trafficking, gunrunning, money laundering, extortion, murder for hire, fraud, human trafficking and poaching. Many criminal operations engage in black marketeering, political violence, religiously motivated violence, terrorism, and abduction. Other crimes are homicide, robbery, assault etc. Property crimes include burglary, theft, motor vehicle theft,... 


You can subscribe by e-mail to receive news updates and breaking stories.