Smuggling

Florida man who sold smuggled lizards to customers in Connecticut sentenced in trafficking scheme

21 hours ago   |   Hartford Courant

A Florida man has been sentenced to 90 days of home detention and 288 hours of community service for his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were...
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Minneapolis Man Charged With Smuggling Heroin Into Hennepin County Jail

1 day ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 33-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with smuggling heroin into the Hennepin County Jail and giving it to three inmates who overdosed. The Hennepin...
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Alaska man arrested at B.C. border crossing faces firearms, smuggling charges

5 days ago   |   National Post

VANCOUVER - Border officials say a man from Alaska has been charged with smuggling assault-style guns at a border crossing in British Columbia.
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Mexico catches American smuggling in 13,000 rounds of ammo

5 days ago   |   ABC News

The Mexican government says it has caught a U.S. citizen trying to smuggling 13,000 rounds of ammunition at a border crossing in Nogales, across the border from Nogales Arizona
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Italian-led investigation busts ethnic Albanian crime gang

6 days ago   |   ABC News

The EU law enforcement agency says a meticulously coordinated police operation in 10 countries has smashed an ethnic Albanian organized crime syndicate that smuggled cocaine...
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Queens man attempted to sneak dogs through JFK inside luggage: feds

Queens man attempted to sneak dogs through JFK inside luggage: feds

7 days ago   |   New York Post

A Queens man attempted to smuggle two dogs from Russia through JFK inside a secret compartment in his carry-on luggage - and get another nine past customs using sketchy medical...
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Vietnam sentences 7 to jail for human smuggling in UK

8 days ago   |   ABC News

A court in central Vietnam has sentenced seven people for smuggling a woman who later died in a truck together with 38 other people as they were being transported into Britain
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Greece: Death toll from migrant boat sinking rises to 4

8 days ago   |   ABC News

Greece's coast guard says one more body has been recovered from the sea off the southern Greek island of Crete after a migrant smuggling boat sank in rough weather
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Nearly $500K discovered hidden inside chair at Miami airport

Nearly $500K discovered hidden inside chair at Miami airport

12 days ago   |   New York Post

Customs officers at Miami International Airport were sitting pretty after discovering nearly $500,000 hidden inside a chair being smuggled out of the US, officials said. The US...
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Sudan Vows to Crack Down on Smugglers as Currency Falls

12 days ago   |   Bloomberg

Sudan's transitional government declared an economic emergency Thursday, blaming the drop in the country's currency on widespread smuggling carried about by associates of the...
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Grand jury indicts 1 police officer in the killing of Breonna Taylor

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