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Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Press Release: The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office recently received reports of a disturbing phone scam targeting local residents. As part of this scam, the scammer can call or text the victim claiming that they are a member of a cartel. The scammer then threatens to kill the victim’s relatives if they …

The directive for Drug Enforcement Administration officials not to use the term “Mexican cartel” came directly from the Biden administration to facilitate relations with the Mexican government, two recently retired DEA officials told the Daily Caller News Foundation. The DCNF exclusively received an email in August that asked DEA officials to “now avoid saying ‘Mexican …

Breadcrumb Links PF comment Global companies unite to kill Canada’s tar sands Author of the article: Terence corcoran Mark Carney’s Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) is an agglomeration of 450 financial institutions that Carney says have the global capacity to withdraw billions of billions from the oil and gas industry in the years …

Over the past two years, opioid-related deaths have increased 49%, reaching 69,710 in 2020. This underreported national health crisis could soon worsen. To begin with, there is the US withdrawal from Afghanistan, which, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), produced 83% of the world’s opium between 2015 and 2020. For …

TUCSON, Arizona – Two indictments have been exposed in federal court that charges high-ranking members of the Sinaloa cartel with international drug trafficking following investigations by the US Homeland Security Inquiry (HSI ) of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). On November 13, 2019 and February 19, 2020, a federal grand jury in Tucson issued substitute …

Antitrust authorities are increasingly focusing on anti-competitive agreements in labor markets. In a recent speech in Rome on 22 October 2021 (“A New Era of Cartel Enforcement”), EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager underlined that the Commission will increasingly prosecute atypical cartels, including conduct such as wage setting or no-poaching agreements. . Combined with Vestager’s announcement …

At least 28 people were arrested for Halloween-related offenses in the Mexican state capital of Sinaloa over Halloween weekend. Some people have been arrested for fake guns that they carried in their costumes. Culiacán has been the victim of high-profile cartel violence, including a shooting last year after the capture of one of “El Chapo” …

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) warns government agencies of potential collusion, or cartel behavior, between bidders during procurement processes. The agency said it was concerned that some officials and companies were not sufficiently aware of potential breaches of cartel laws during procurement processes. The ACCC defines cartels as companies that enter into agreements …

THE Kinahan Cartel has a foothold in Bandit Country in southern Armagh and uses it as a gateway to send drugs to Britain. Three known members of the criminal organization live in two separate villages in the region, renting houses from the local population. 1 Mafia boss Daniel Kinahan It is understood that they are …

On October 12, 2021, the European Commission (EC) announced that it had carried out surprise inspections of companies active in the pulp sector due to suspected cartel behavior. The following week, on October 22, 2021, Margrethe Vestager, head of the European Competition Authority, said publicly that this was “just the start of a series of …