N.Y. TSA Agents, Police Accused in Oxycodone Conspiracy

Five law enforcement officers -- a Westchester County, N.Y., police officer assigned to Westchester County Airport, a Florida state trooper and three Transportation Security Administration officers -- have been arrested on charges of participating in a...


The man also said he made several payments totaling more than $20,000 to the Westchester County officer to allow him to carry large quantities of cash, the proceeds of his drug trafficking, through security at the airport, the U.S. attorney said. The man also said he provided cash to a Florida state trooper and gave checks to the trooper's fiance, in exchange for the trooper's assurance that couriers would not be arrested while driving through central Florida, Fein said.

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(Contributing: Jonathan Bandler, Theresa Juva and Ken Valenti, The (Westchester, N.Y.) Journal News.)

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