Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) announced today troopers confiscated $25,060,709 worth of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl, methamphetamines, and other illicit drugs in the third quarter of 2021.
From July 1 through September 30, PSP seized more than 314 pounds of cocaine and 175 pounds of fentanyl. Troopers also seized 71 pounds of methamphetamines.
Third Quarter Drug Seizure Totals
|Drug||Total Seized||Total Value of Amount Seized|
|Crack Cocaine||2.18 lbs.||$34,880|
|Marijuana THC – Liquid||787.52 pints||$5,276,384|
|Marijuana THC – Solid||15.08 lbs.||$75,400|
|Marijuana Plants||507 plants||$83,655|
|Processed Marijuana||1,570.97 lbs.||$4,712,910|
|MDMA – Ecstasy||.75 lbs.||$2,475|
|MDMA – Pills||738 pills||$11,070|
|Other Narcotics||11.82 lbs.||$23,640|
|Other Narcotics (Pills)||163,695 pills||$4,092,375|
| ||Total Value||$25,060,709|
State police also collected 785 pounds of prescription and other medication as part of its drug take-back program in the third quarter of 2021. There are 65 drug take-back boxes at state police stations throughout the commonwealth, providing a safe way to dispose of unused or unwanted medication 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Third Quarter 2020 Drug Seizure Release
Fourth Quarter 2020 Drug Seizure Release
First Quarter 2021 Drug Seizure Release
Second Quarter 2021 Drug Seizure Release
MEDIA CONTACT: Grace Griffaton or Corporal Brent Miller, 717-783-5556, firstname.lastname@example.org
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