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Corrections Officer Arrested For Trafficking Heroin

Corrections Officer Arrested For Trafficking Heroin

STEPHEN LEBREUX, 40, of Swansea, a corrections officer at MCI-Bridgewater, was arrested in Somerset late this afternoon and charged with trafficking heroin after a several week-long investigation by the Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit with assistance from the FBI. An undercover state trooper made multiple heroin buys from LEBREUX while he was off-duty and not at the prison. The suspect was arrested shortly after 4 pm after State Police set up another […]

February 17, 2016 · Police
Supreme Court: Cops Can’t Violate 4th Amendment by Prolonging Traffic Stops to Wait for Drug Dogs

Supreme Court: Cops Can’t Violate 4th Amendment by Prolonging Traffic Stops to Wait for Drug Dogs

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that police are not allowed to extend a citizen’s detention, during a normal traffic stop, while officers probe for evidence of crimes unrelated to the offense that prompted the initial stop. In the case before the court, Rodriguez v. U.S., Dennys Rodriguez was given a warning for driving on the […]

April 22, 2015 · Police