October 17, 2018

Sessions Announces Indictments Tied To Massive Chinese Fentanyl Network.

The announcement from Sessions came after the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned Jian Zhang, owner of a chemical company based in China, and four financial associates from China who worked directly for Zhang. The five Chinese nationals allegedly used Zhang’s company, Zaron Bio-Tech, to import large amounts of fentanyl and even […]

Enough Fentanyl to Kill Millions Found En Route to U.S. South of Border.

A traffic stop led Mexican authorities to seize enough fentanyl to kill millions of people as well as almost 1,000 pounds of crystal methamphetamine and other drugs that were headed to the California border. This week, Mexico’s National Security Commission announced the seizure of 45.5 kilograms of fentanyl that were found as part of a […]

Trump Signs Bill Unleashing $9 Million For Border Agents Fighting The Flow Of Fentanyl

President Donald Trump is backing congressional efforts to beef up screening security at the U.S. border and ports of entry to stem the flow of the deadly opioid fentanyl onto American streets. Trump signed the INTERDICT Act into law Wednesday, unleashing $9 million in federal funds for new personnel, facilities, testing equipment and screening devices for […]

Sessions Warns That Mexican Cartels Are Starting To Make Their Own Fentanyl.

Drug labs manufacturing the deadly synthetic opioid driving the national overdose epidemic are starting to crop up across the border in Mexico. Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned Thursday that Mexican cartels are beginning to produce their own fentanyl instead of relying on shipments from overseas. Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid roughly 50 to 100 times more […]

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