State Police Seizes More Than $19.6 Million in Illegal Drugs During the Second Quarter of 2021

Pennsylvania State Police

HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) announced that troopers confiscated $19,601,549 worth of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl, methamphetamines, and other illicit drugs in the second quarter of 2021.

From April 1 through June 30, PSP seized 306 pounds of fentanyl and more than 285 pounds of cocaine, both with a combined street value of $11.1 million. Troopers also seized 167 pounds of methamphetamines and 22 pounds of heroin from Pennsylvania communities.

Second Quarter Drug Seizure Totals

Drug Total Seized Total Value of Amount Seized
Cocaine 281.13 lbs. $6,184,860
Crack Cocaine 4.08 lbs. $65,280
Heroin 22.18 lbs. $754,120
Fentanyl 306.49 lbs. $4,903,840
LSD 1,219 doses $24,380
Marijuana THC – Liquid 71.05 pints $476,035
Marijuana THC – Solid 365.79 lbs. $1,828,950
Marijuana Plants 130 plants $21,450
Processed Marijuana 831.3 lbs. $2,493,900
Methamphetamines 167.73 lbs. $1,677,300
MDMA – Ecstasy 2.38 lbs. $7,854
MDMA – Pills 2,601 pills $39,015
Other Narcotics 42.57 lbs. $85,140
Other Narcotics (Pills) 41,577 pills $1,039,425
Total Value $19,601,549
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State police also collected 910 pounds of prescription and other medication as part of its drug take-back program in the second 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.

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