After a botched attempt at passing cocaine through the airport, police began an undercover investigation of the TSA employees at LAX. They uncovered a scheme to get drugs through security. Several TSA employees face charges.
According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, nearly 70% of the guns recovered from violent Mexican crime scenes, often involving drug cartels, originated in the United States.
Former NFL Quarterback, Ryan Leaf, was arrested again on Monday, just days after he posted bail on similar charges of burglarizing a home to steal prescription drugs. According to The Associated Press, Leaf was arrested on Friday after police found oxycodone pills in his golf bag that a friend later said were taken from his home.