Largest Drug Seizures in History


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Drug Bust LocationYearDrugs SeizedStreet Value
San Francisco19911080 lbs of Heroin$4 billion
Middle East200930 tons of Captagon Pill materials$1.6 billion
Los Angeles198921.4 tons of Cocaine$6 billion
Colombian Jungle198214 tons of Cocaine$1 billion
Panamanian Ship200742,000 lbs of Cocaine$600 million
Helmand Province, Afghanistan20105.7 tons of Heroin / 11.3 tons of Opium / 841 kg Hashish$1.1 billion
Colombia200513.8 tons of Cocaine$350 million
Afghanistan201030 tons Hashish$300 million
Saudi Arabia200911,464 lbs of Hashish$10 million
Colombia201033,450 blocks of Cocaine / $2.8 million Cash$360 million
Mexico City2007Cash from the sale of Methamphetamines$205 million
Colombia20133.3 tons of Cocaine$75 million
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Sources: CNN, Federal Bureau of Investigations, ABC News, United Nations
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: April 5, 2017

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