war-on-drugs

When a Drug Lord’s Dream of a Cocaine Submarine Hit a Bump

According to federal authorities, two men were working on building a drone submarine that could be magnetically attached to the bottom of a container ship — seemingly a perfect plan for smuggling cocaine internationally. That is, until it all fell apart

Who Still Trusts D.A.R.E.?

Despite being proven over and over again to be ineffective, cops are still taking to middle schools throughout the country to scare students straight on this marijuana stuff

The Rise and Fall of Otoniel, the So-Called ‘New Pablo Escobar’

The arrest and capture of Dairo Antonio Úsuga, aka Otoniel, was lauded by the President of Colombia. But what influence will his downfall realistically have on international drug trafficking?

TikTok Is Getting High on McGruff the Crime Dog’s 1986 Debut Album

A popular audio on the app makes a gag out of a song about getting high off crack and cocaine. Turns out it was part of an anti-drug campaign aimed at elementary school kids