Sunday, 4 February 2024

"DEA's Record Fentanyl Seizures: Deadliest Drug Threat Unleashed in Colorado"

Denver records highest drug overdose deaths at 522 in 2023.

Fentanyl linked to 40% of overdose deaths, a deadly surge since 2017.

DEA's Rocky Mountain Division seizes record 425.60 kg of fentanyl.

Seizures include approximately 2.61 million fentanyl pills in 2023.

DEA lab tests reveal 7 out of 10 seized pills contain lethal fentanyl doses.

Fentanyl seizures indicate ongoing battle against cartels flooding the U.S.

Sinaloa Cartel and Jalisco Cartel identified as major traffickers by DEA.

DEA has over 48 active investigations against the two major cartels.

Recent indictment of nine members from Sanudo-Rivera cartel in Colorado.