Tag Archives: DEA

Local News
February 24, 2016

After major drug enforcement operation, 31 facing charges

By Elizabeth Hewitt, VTDigger.org

RUTLAND—Dozens of Vermonters are facing drug-related charges after an operation involving multiple law enforcement agencies this week. In total 20 defendants have been arrested and cited to appear in Bennington or Rutland Superior Court facing a variety of state-level criminal charges….

Assumed legalization creates pathways for pot
State News
January 27, 2016

Assumed legalization creates pathways for pot

Courtesy of VTDigger

Green represents Vermont; red represents the U.S. 

Curbing health risks of marijuana now steers debate

By Cory Dawson, VTDigger.org

A major public health group is urging lawmakers to consider the health risks associated with legalizing marijuana.

The Vermont…

Officers fatally shoot man during drug raid in Burlington
State News
January 12, 2016

Officers fatally shoot man during drug raid in Burlington

By Morgan True, VTDigger

State Police process the scene at 101 Elmwood Avenue in Burlington where officers fatally shot a man during a drug raid.

By Morgan True, VTDigger

BURLINGTON — Police shot and killed a man during a drug raid at an apartment just…