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A Scottish businessman who ran a drugs operation has won £7million with the help of an ex-cop

A businessman who ran a drugs operation with the help of a former police officer has earned £7million from his life of crime, a court has heard. Lawrence Phee, 51, has pocketed a total of £7,060,500 from his time as a criminal, the Edinburgh High Court heard on Monday. 3 …

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Passenger and airport staff arrested for smuggling gold in Amritsar in Punjab

The gold bar has an estimated market value of Rs 31 lakh. (Representative) Amritsar: A Dubai passenger was detained at Amritsar airport for allegedly smuggling gold while an aerobridge operator was arrested for colluding with him, officials said on Sunday. The passenger had arrived in Amritsar on Saturday on an …

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‘Why shoot?’ – question for Ghaziabad cops after 3 Muslim men injured in ‘cow smuggling’ case

Ghaziabad: Ghaziabad police shot and wounded three men – Saddam, Kaseem and Zeeshan – in the legs and arrested them on suspicion of smuggling cattle in an alleged “encounter” which took place around 4.30am on Thursday. A cow that the three men were supposed to be transporting was unharmed. According …

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Louisiana man convicted of smuggling migrants in trailer through South Texas

McALLEN, Texas (Border Report) – A Louisiana man faces up to 10 years in prison after a federal jury in Laredo, Texas found him guilty of transporting dozens of undocumented migrants in a trailer across South Texas. The jury deliberated for more than three hours before convicting Roderick DeWayne Chisley, …

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DRI foils gold smuggling attempts and seizes 11 kg of gold worth over Rs 5.88 crore in Lucknow, Mumbai

NNA | Update: May 10, 2022 4:45 p.m. STI New Delhi [India]May 10 (ANI): The Directorate of Fiscal Intelligence (DRI) successfully thwarted organized racketeering attempts to smuggle gold by air by making two successive seizures in Lucknow and Mumbai last week, which had a common method of concealment of gold.After …

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High Court of Rajasthan: Smuggling of gold in small quantities cannot be considered as an act of terrorism, says the High Court of Rajasthan

In a major setback for the National Investigation Agency (NIA), the High Court of Rajasthan ruled that the Customs Act was not included in Schedule II of the AU(P)A. He further stated that the smuggling of gold, in an amount that is bondable under customs law, cannot be treated as …

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Operation Lone Star Mission continues to secure border and braces for mass influx as Biden ends Title 42 deportations this month | Oficina del Gobernador de Texas

May 6, 2022 | Austin, TX | Press release Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard continue to work together to secure the border, stop the smuggling of drugs, weapons, and people into Texas, and prevent, detect, and interdict transnational criminal behavior …

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3 imprisoned for human trafficking | News

Two 20-year-olds were arrested on Monday on suspicion of smuggling unauthorized migrants into the United States Angel Ashley Gonzales and Edwin Adan Rodriguez were jailed by Kerr County Sheriff’s Office deputies on suspicion of seven counts each of human trafficking. × This page requires JavaScript. Javascript is required for you …

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Gang leader gets 22 years without parole for trafficking heroin and fentanyl in NJ jail

A Hudson County gang leader is to spend the next 22 years in federal penitentiary for trafficking heroin and fentanyl in a New Jersey state prison. Noel “Kuko” Salgado, 41, was serving time when he had outside associates smuggle drugs into Bayside State Prison in Leesburg, Cumberland County, federal authorities …

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Iraqi police seize over 6 million Captagon amphetamine tablets | News

Syria is the main producer of the drug Captagon in the Middle East and Saudi Arabia is the main consumer market. Iraqi security forces seized more than six million tablets of the amphetamine-type stimulant Captagon, made several arrests and dismantled a drug trafficking ring. “Around 6.2 million pills” were discovered …

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Cyprus arrests 2 for smuggling after 24 Syrians land in boat

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriot police on Friday arrested two men suspected of helping two dozen Syrian asylum seekers reach the eastern Mediterranean island nation aboard a rigid-hulled inflatable boat. A court has ordered the pair – aged 30 and 28 – to be held in police custody for eight …

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Livestock smuggling case: Saigal Hussain accident sparks political outcry in Bengal

The road accident involving Saigal Hussain, one of the key witnesses in the Rs 1,000 crore cattle smuggling case, has created a political outcry in West Bengal after the opposition BJP alleged foul play. Hussain, a West Bengal Police constable and a senior security staff member of Trinamool Congress heavyweight …

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Long Beach man indicted by Alaska grand jury for international coral trafficking

Allen William Ockey of Long Beach was charged April 21 with 13 felony counts of conspiracy, violation of the Lacey Act, which makes it illegal to knowingly import wildlife sold in violation of U.S. or international law, and smuggling coral from the Philippines, according to the indictment. Some of the …

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Madhya Pradesh. Concern over Maoist activities in Kanha Tiger Reserve | Bhopal News

BHOPAL: Maoist activity around the Kanha Tiger Reserve was on the agenda at a state wildlife council meeting this week. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said not only Kanha, the entire state will be protected from the Maoists. The problems posed by wild elephants and their management were also discussed. …

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Six drug trafficking passengers arrested in Santos, Brazil, prepare to board the Costa Diadema with 30 kilos of cocaine

Brazilian law enforcement arrested six people and confiscated 30 kilos of cocaine in the port of Santos, Brazil, according to Brazilian news outlet G1/Globo. The drug traffickers, five Brazilians and an Argentinian, were arrested at the Santos cruise terminal as they attempted to board the Coast Tiara (top photo) who …

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A man tried to smuggle 51 migrants for $25,000

A man said he was offered $25,000 to ferry 51 migrants to San Antonio, according to an affidavit of arrest. A white tractor carrying a white trailer arrived around 10:30 p.m. at the Freer Checkpoint on US 59 on April 11. The driver was identified as Gregory Scott Freeman during …

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Spain intercepts fishing boat with 3 tons of cocaine

Spanish police say they stopped a fishing boat loaded with nearly three metric tonnes (3.3 short tons) of cocaine south of the Canary Islands ByThe Associated Press 17 April 2022, 12:33 • 1 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article MADRID — Spanish police detained a fishing boat …

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Texas border agents encounter 4-year-old boy among suspected illegal immigrants smuggling marijuana into US

21 States Pursue End of Title 42 National Border Patrol Council Chairman Brandon Judd discusses states’ frustration over the border crisis and the cancellation of Title 42 on “Jesse Watters Primetime.” NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Texas border agents say they encountered a 4-year-old boy early Tuesday …

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Ugandan heroin smuggled inside body held by IGI

Residence ” General ” Crime ” Ugandan heroin smuggled inside body held by IGI Posted By: Gopi April 12, 2022 New Delhi, April 12 (SocialNews.XYZ) A Ugandan national has been arrested for smuggling nearly 100 capsules containing heroin, worth more than Rs 6 crore, by concealing them inside his body, …

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9 Iranians Arrested From Trawler Off Andaman Coast, NCB To Investigate Drug Smuggling Angle

The Narcotics Control Bureau will investigate whether the trawler was used to smuggle drugs into India. The Indian Coast Guard on Saturday April 9 apprehended an Iranian-registered trawler near the Andaman Islands and arrested nine Iranian nationals. The trawler was brought to the port of Chennai from the Andamans. The …

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Jamaican cop caught smuggling drugs into US pleads guilty

Shelian Allen, the Jamaican police officer who was caught smuggling cocaine into the United States earlier this year, pleaded guilty to the drug-related charges in federal district court in Fort Lauderdale. In February, the 42-year-old was caught smuggling cocaine into the United States, some of which was found in her …

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BSF thwarts a smuggling attempt; AK-47, Italian-made pistols recovered from Akhnoor

The Border Security Force foiled an attempt by Pakistan to push weapons into Indian territory from the international border. The forces recovered a huge cache of weapons and dominance, including AK-47 rifles, Italian-made pistols, and other ammunition caches on the zero line. “On 7th April 2022, during a special …

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Rep. DesJarlais Presents House Version of Bill Authorizing Use of Title 42 to Stop Drug Trafficking

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., introduced the House version of a bill that would allow the Title 42 public health order — which the Biden administration is set to lift — to be used to prevent the smuggling of drugs …

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J’khand is the new destination for the Raj’s opium smugglers | Jaipur News

Jaipur: During a crackdown on narcotics, the CB-CID (Criminal Branch) of the Rajasthan Police uncovered a racket involved in supplying drugs to Gujarat and Rajasthan from the affected areas of Jharkhand by Naxal.The demand for drugs has increased due to better quality and urge to earn more profit as Jharkhand …

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Prison guard smuggling cannabis used cooking pot and curry powder to disgust dogs

123rf.com Packages smuggled into Hawke’s Bay Prison by Trent Hill bore the initials of the inmates for whom they were intended. (File photo) A prison guard caught trying to smuggle cannabis and tobacco into prison told police he was doing it because members of the Mongrel Mob told him. Correctional …

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Pilot appears at Northampton Magistrates’ Court over alleged people smuggling after plane landed at county airfield

A 52-year-old pilot appeared in Northampton Magistrates’ Court charged with attempting to smuggle illegal immigrants into the county. Richard Styles, of no fixed address, was arrested during an operation carried out by the National Crime Agency on Thursday March 24 after having landed his twin-engine plane following a flight from …

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Multi-agency conference to prevent human trafficking and migrant smuggling

Islamabad: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in collaboration with the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), with the support of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) organized a conference High Level Meeting on Public-Private Partnerships to Prevent Trafficking in Persons and Smuggling of Migrants. UNODC and FIA have …

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M23 Pease Pottage: Home Office condemns ‘insensitive smugglers’ after five people found in lorry

The Home Office has slammed ‘insensitive’ smugglers after five people were found in a lorry near Crawley. At 11am on Tuesday morning (March 22), officers responded to a report of people in the back of a lorry on the southbound M23. The lorry was stopped at Pease Pottage Services near …

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UK prosecutors hail latest conviction for Vietnamese migrant deaths

Published on: 03/22/2022 – 19:46Amended: 03/22/2022 – 19:44 London (AFP) – British prosecutors on Tuesday welcomed another conviction stemming from a years-long investigation into a people-smuggling operation that left 39 Vietnamese migrants dead in horrific conditions inside a lorry. A British court on Monday sentenced Stefan Dragos Damian, a 28-year-old …

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Texas rancher sentenced to 38 years for trafficking drugs, illegal immigrants and members of a cartel through a complex

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A Cuban rancher living in Texas has been sentenced to more than 38 years in prison for working with a Mexican drug cartel and trafficking between half a ton and a ton of marijuana every week for more than a year, officials …

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York man convicted of trafficking cocaine through the mail

YORK, Pa. (WHTM) — On March 14, Elmer Rodriguez, a 51-year-old York resident, was convicted of participating in a conspiracy to distribute kilograms of cocaine, which was shipped from Puerto Rico to five addresses different in York County, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Intermediate …

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Why is ICE tracking millions of wire transfers to Mexico? Critics raise questions | Arizona and Area News

“It’s ironic that during a historic border crisis, this is the focus of any US senator,” Conner said of Wyden. Goddard: Value in Court Oversight Although Goddard says customs summonses are an important and effective tool to combat transnational criminal groups, he shares some of the surveillance concerns that Wyden …

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Timber smuggling deal foiled, huge amount of timber seized – Breaking News – The Nation

abbottabad – Forestry Magistrate, Additional Assistant Commissioner-3 Amin Al-Hassan while learning about tree cutting in Lingal forest UC Palak on Friday foiled timber smuggling and seized huge amount of timber, vehicle and arrested the accused involved in the smuggling of wood. The district administration became aware of the deforestation in …

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India News | Man uses car with Delhi police sticker for liquor smuggling, detained

New Delhi, March 10 (PTI) A 27-year-old man, who used to supply illicit alcohol after sticking a police sticker on his car windshield, has been arrested in the northwest of Delhi, officials said Thursday. The accused was identified as Veerpal, a resident of Najafgarh, they said. Read also | 2022 …

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Moore County deputies arrest man charged with trafficking illegal immigrants

MOORE COUNTY, Texas (KFDA) – After a brief police chase, Moore County law enforcement arrested a man charged with trafficking illegal immigrants. A Moore County deputy attempted to stop a car on US Highway 287 near Cactus for a traffic violation on Saturday, March 5. The car stopped at Cactus …

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Two detained for smuggling subsidized wheat flour – Journal

SWABI: Topi police here on Sunday arrested two people from the Mohmand tribal district as they smuggled subsidized wheat flour in two vehicles. Police stopped vehicles on Kalabat Road for verification and seized a total of 342 sacks of flour. Topi DSP Pasham Gul Khan said the seized flour was …

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A tighter border now to curb trafficking and smuggling

SINCE the discovery of the Wang Kelian death camps in 2015, Malaysian police and their Thai counterparts have stepped up patrols along the border to control human trafficking and migrant smuggling. Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department Director Comm Datuk Seri Abd Jalil Hassan said some people are still trying to …

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Smugglers crossed Trump’s border wall more than 3,000 times, report says

A government contractor walks by a completed section of the Pentagon-funded border wall along the Colorado River, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 in Yuma, Arizona. The 30-foot-tall wall replaces a five-mile section of the Norman Barrier and post-n-beam fences along the international border that separates Mexico and the United States. Construction …

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Customs foil attempt to smuggle goods worth Dhs 25m through Fujairah port

Photo used for illustrative purposes. The Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Port Security, represented by the General Administration of Customs, in coordination with the Fujairah Customs Department, foiled the smuggling of banned dairy products into the country of worth 25,239,000 Dhs (25 million Dhs) via the port of …

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Two cross-border drivers charged with smuggling goods worth over US$52,000

BY SILAS NKALA TWO cross-border truckers appeared in court for smuggling goods worth over $52,000 or $5 million through the Beitbridge border post from neighboring South Africa. The couple, Tendai Kavhu (38) from Mashaba, Masvingo and Tawanda Jomo (28) from Budiriro, Harare, denied the smuggling charges when appearing before Bulawayo …

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Smugglers develop new tactics to smuggle drugs into Assam

Drugs worth Rs 8 crore seized in Bokajan, two smugglers detained Bokajan: Despite continued police crackdown in Karbi Anglong, persistent drug smuggling through intricate networks and innovative means continues unabated along the Assam-Nagaland border in the district. Drug traffickers have now changed their strategy and developed new tactics to smuggle …

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Leave Nigeria’s Maritime Borders, Commander Warns Criminals | The Guardian Nigeria News

The Nigerian Navy Forward Operating Base (FOB) at Ibaka, Mbo Council of Akwa Ibom State, has warned those involved in criminal activities to desist immediately. The warning was issued by FOB Commander, Captain Muhammed Kabiru when handing over 40 sacks of rice seized at the Nigerian Customs Service at Ibaka …

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Man caught smuggling cocaine hidden inside golden duck statue at Stansted Airport

A man has been arrested after he was caught smuggling cocaine through a golden duck statue. National Crime Agency officers had traced a suspicious package to an address in Harlow, Essex, after it was seized by Border Force officers at Stansted Airport. The package was a wooden box containing a …

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TDP seeks to investigate ‘smuggling’ of PDS rice

In letters to additional CEOs of ACB and V&E, Varla alleges increase in rice exports from Kakinada port despite COVID-19 pandemic In letters to additional CEOs of ACB and V&E, Varla alleges increase in rice exports from Kakinada port despite COVID-19 pandemic Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Politburo member Varla Ramaiah …

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BCF agent charged with attempted smuggling

Correctional officer charged after trying to enter facility with contraband At around 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, February 17, 2022, officers attached to the Dennery police station received an investigation report from officers from the Bordelaise Correctional Institution. Upon arrival, officers were informed that a correctional officer had been detained for …

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Gasoline smuggling deal foiled | Daily Express Online

A smuggling gasoline deal foiled Published on: Thursday February 17, 2022 By: Lagatah Toyos Text size: SEMPORNA: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) foiled an attempt to smuggle 625 liters of petrol (pictured) through Tanjung Pantau-Pantau waters here on Tuesday The Pluto service on Omadal Island detected a boat traveling …

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TMC MP Dev appears before CBI detectives in cattle smuggling case

Kolkata, Feb 15 (PTI) Trinamool MP and Congress actor Deepak Adhikari, who is popularly known by his screen name Dev, appeared before CBI detectives here on Tuesday to face questioning in connection with the central agency’s investigation into a multi-crore cattle smuggling racket operating along the India-Bangladesh border in West …

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NDLEA arrests Indian businessman for ‘trafficking 134,700 bottles of codeine’

The National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested Vyapak Nutal, an Indian businessman, for allegedly smuggling 134,700 bottles of codeine syrup into the country. In a statement on Sunday, NDLEA spokesman Femi Babafemi said the suspect allegedly loaded trucks with syrup in the Republic of Benin. He would have entered …

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Bihar mulls border ‘analysis tunnels’ to control alcohol smuggling

WITH AT LEAST 60 people have lost their lives after consuming illicit alcohol in the past four months and more than 1.93 crore liters of alcohol seized in more than five years since the ban was enforced in state, the government of Bihar is considering the use of “scanning tunnels” …

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Dependency confusion tops PortSwigger’s annual web hacking list for 2021

Demand smuggling attacks a key theme PortSwigger Web Security’s annual Top 10 Web Hacking Techniques list has been announced, with Dependency Confusion Attacks crowned the number one technique seen in 2021. The list was voted from 40 nominations to the final 10 by an industry panel that included renowned researchers …

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Kerala Gold Smuggling Case: ED Summons Swapna Over New Allegations | Latest India News

The Law Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday summoned the main defendant in the Kerala gold smuggling case, Swapna Suresh, following interviews she recently gave raising allegations against the IAS officer M Sivasankar – another defendant. Officials said Swapna was asked to report to the ED office in Kochi at 11 …

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Two arrested for tobacco smuggling in the province of Seville

Two arrested for tobacco smuggling in the province of Seville. picture: national police Two men found in Seville with 5,000 packs of cigarettes in their arrested vehicle for contraband tobacco Two people were arrested by the National Police in the Sevillian municipality of Camas. They were found driving a vehicle …

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Kerala gold smuggling case: Sivasankar’s new book kicks off war of words with Swapna

In his book, former principal secretary Sivasankar insists on his innocence and raises allegations against Swapna Suresh, the main defendant in the gold smuggling case. A former principal secretary to the Kerala chief minister and an accused in the Kerala gold smuggling case, Mr Sivasankar has published a new book, …

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Detained, several others charged with drug trafficking | southeast pennsylvania

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Two inmates, along with several co-conspirators, face charges of allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs inside a county jail. Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin R. Steele announced charges against inmate Mason Hall, 22, and three co-conspirators, inmate Luis Valazquez, 37; Latashia Lucas, 31, of Norristown and Patrick Perna, …

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Update: Lockdown on Yuma schools lifted after officers foil smuggling attempt

Border Patrol agents searching for individuals who fled the scene Update: 3:13 p.m. YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) – Border agents in the Yuma sector say several undocumented immigrants attempted to flee in a Yuma neighborhood, causing nearby schools to be locked down. On Tuesday morning, U.S. Border Patrol agents noticed …

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China sees drop in ivory smuggling amid intense crackdown

Тимофей Борзенко China is seeing a decline in ivory smuggling. Photo by Xinhua China has seen a significant decline in ivory smuggling as efforts to crack down on the practice intensify, the General Administration of Customs (GAC) said, according to reports by Xinhua News Agency. “The total volume of ivory …

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2 detained for smuggling gold worth Rs 88 lakh at Delhi airport: Customs

Two people, including one employed at the airport here, were arrested by customs officials for allegedly smuggling gold worth around Rs 88 lakh, according to an official statement released on Friday. An Indian passenger, who arrived from Sharjah on Tuesday, and another person were arrested from inside the toilets as …

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Search for survivors in smuggler boat tragedy to be suspended

A massive search for 34 people still missing from a boat that capsized in the Florida Straits on Saturday will be put on hold until sunset Thursday after a US Coast Guard official said there were likely no another survivor. At a press conference on Thursday, Captain Jo-Ann Burdian, commander …

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Karnataka HC confirms detention of businessman under anti-smuggling law

The Karnataka High Court has upheld the detention of a businessman under the provisions of the Currency Conservation and Prevention of Smuggling Activities Act 1974 to prevent him from continuing to engage in smuggling, encourage smuggling and process contraband goods through front companies. A divisional bench consisting of Judge Alok …

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Increase in infiltration attempts and drug trafficking after Punjab poll announced

By Amresh Srivastava New Delhi, January 24 (IANS): Shortly after the announcement of assembly polls in five states including Punjab, there was a substantial increase in attempts to infiltrate and attempt to smuggle arms, ammunition and narcotics across borders west and north. The Border Security Force (BSF) has increased its …

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BONOKOSKI: Former tobacco smuggling routes now carry human cargo

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Columnists Publication date : January 22, 2022 • 6 hours ago • 3 minute read • 7 comments A December 2015 police investigation in Brockville seized a large quantity of unstamped contraband cigarettes, pictured in this submitted file photo. Content of the article Tobacco smuggling routes in …

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4 people found dead near Canadian border in possible human smuggling operation

Authorities are investigating a possible human smuggling operation after the bodies of four people, including a baby, were found near the Canadian border on Wednesday, and a group of five people were found walking on the US side . The tragedy happened in the middle of a blizzard with freezing …

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Astronaut tells how the first gorilla suit smuggled onto the ISS died

The astronaut behind the famous gorilla video on the International Space Station explained how his first smuggling attempt did not go as planned. Even in space, humans play practical jokes on each other, which sometimes means smuggling different items onto the International Space Station (ISS). Reports on futurism that many …

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SC grants bail to suspect arrested in drug smuggling case

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday granted bail to a suspect who was arrested for allegedly smuggling 3.5 kilograms (kg) of hashish. The suspect, Muhammad Saqib, was arrested at Kohat in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and the Supreme Court granted him bail against bail worth Rs 200,000. During the hearing, …

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Iranian cooking oil: FBR to take anti-smuggling measures

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will take major enforcement action in areas bordering Iran to control the influx of smuggled Iranian cooking oil into Pakistan, putting the domestic industry at a disadvantage . Speaking to Business Recorder here on Saturday, Abdul Waheed, former president of the Pakistan Vanaspati …

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Javed from Kashmir smuggled idols for 30 years, ancient statues worth 40 crores recovered

Chenai: Tamil Nadu Police on Tuesday January 11, 2022 arrested a Kashmiri businessman named Javed Shah who was involved in an international idol theft case. A statue worth around Rs 40 crore was recovered from his possession. Police have scanned his contacts and are looking for others associated with the …

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Two of them get 6 months in prison for smuggling leopard skin to Odisha

A local Odisha court sentenced two people to rigorous imprisonment for six months after finding them guilty of smuggling leopard skin. It would be the first-ever conviction of wildlife smugglers in the state, obtained by the Special Task Force (STF), a specialized branch of Odisha’s police force created to fight …

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Forestry department arrests five people for trying to sell Pangolin

IN AN operation involving a decoy buyer, officials from the state forestry department of Pune and Raigad districts arrested five people and rescued a pangolin they allegedly tried to sell. Officials from the Pune Forestry Department received reports of possible pangolin smuggling by Honorary Wildlife Custodian and WCCB member Rohan …

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Conviction in cocaine trafficking case postponed to February 4 after delay – Lethbridge

There has been another delay in the conviction of an American couple convicted of drug trafficking in southern Alberta. A hearing in Lethbridge for Gurminder and Kirandeep Toor was adjourned Thursday due to concerns over COVID-19. Kirandeep had exhibited symptoms of COVID-19, meaning she could not appear virtually from an …

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Biden administrator pledges to fight human trafficking as migrant crisis rages at border

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Biden administration is touting its efforts to tackle human trafficking as it marks a month dedicated to tackling global crime – but also amid an ongoing border crisis that critics say is fueling the criminal activity. “Trafficking in human beings – …

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BSF partners with NGOs to control cattle smuggling in Bangladesh

IN WHICH indicates that the smuggling of cattle from India to Bangladesh has been combated effectively, seizures of cattle along the eastern borders have fallen sharply in recent years. The latest data available from the Home Office (MHA) shows that seizures of cattle by the Border Security Force (BSF) at …

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The role of corruption and drugs in the insurgency of Thailand’s Deep South – Analysis – Eurasia Review

Why any negotiated solution to the insurgency will be extremely difficult Institutional corruption and drug trafficking in Thailand’s deep south are important dynamics of the ongoing insurgency. These two issues have often been overlooked in most analyzes of regional conflict. Until the early 2000s, drug trafficking in southern Thailand was …

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Emirates passenger tries to smuggle MAD 2.8million worth of diamonds into Dubai

Diamonds valued at over $ 770,000 (MAD 2.8 million) were found hidden in the luggage of a passenger on a flight to Dubai from India. Customs officials at Chennai International Airport intercepted a passenger who was due to board an Emirates flight to the United Arab Emirates early in the …

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India News | Man involved in smuggling 52 kg of heroin, detained

Kapurthala, December 28 (PTI) Punjab police said on Tuesday they had arrested a man allegedly involved in smuggling 52 kg of heroin which was seized by Jammu and Kashmir police last month. The accused has been identified as Happy alias Gabbar from Mehtabgarh in Kapurthala. Kapurthala Chief Superintendent of Police …

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Captagon pills (Akapoor man’s cocaine) flood oil-rich Arab states

ANI | Update: Dec. 27 2021 09:02 STI By Jean SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], December 27 (ANI): A counterfeit version of Captagon, highly addictive, has become the drug of choice for young people in oil-rich countries of the Arabian Gulf and mainly Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait. Since it …

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Bhondsi prison inmate caught smuggling drugs | News from Gurgaon

Gurgaon: A 21-year-old inmate from Bhondsi prison has been convicted of drug trafficking in the prison. The detainee was taken for a court hearing and upon his return was caught smuggling sulfonamide hidden in his shoes. Brijesh Singh (21), convicted of murder, robbery and assault and an inmate from Bhondsi …

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IRBn agent among four detained in Naharlagun drug trafficking case

Four people, including an IRBn agent, were arrested in Naharlagun in Arunachal Pradesh for their alleged involvement in drug trafficking. Acting on the basis of accurate information, a team of Naharlagun police, under the direct supervision of SDPO Abhimanyu Poswal, launched an operation and arrested suspected drug trafficker Sagar Das. …

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Six men accused of smuggling cocaine worth £ 160million could face two trials

Six men accused of trafficking two tons of cocaine worth an estimated £ 160million could now face two trials next year. Plymouth Crown Court has heard that there is not a single courtroom on the circuit that can accommodate all defendants on the same platform. The court must, by law, …

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Jury Sentences Noah Landfried, Michel Cercone and Anthony Smith in Pennsylvania Prison Drug Operation

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania. (WKBN) – A federal jury has convicted three men in a drug smuggling operation in the Pennsylvania prison system. Noah Landfried, Michel Cercone and Anthony Smith were found guilty of conspiring to distribute Schedule I and II controlled substances between 2017 and 2019, according to United States Prosecutor …

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American convicted of human trafficking case receives prison term

Breadcrumb Links News Local news criminality The owner of an inn near Blaine who helped smuggle foreign nationals into Canada has been sentenced to jail and probation. Author of the article: Keith Fraser Release date : Dec 17 2021 • 19 minutes ago • 3 minutes to read • Join …

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US Navy Rescues Drug Dealers From Burning Ship Off Oman | News from USA®

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – The US Navy announced on Thursday it had rescued five Iranians suspected of drug trafficking after apparently setting fire to their hideout aboard a traditional sailboat off the coast of Oman, although ‘one is still missing. The Navy released aerial surveillance footage showing the …

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NCB seizes 13 cr worth of drugs by courier | Bombay News

Mumbai The Mumbai area office of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) carried out eight operations in the past two days and seized nearly 10 kg of multiple drugs and psychotropic substances, with an estimated value of ??13 crore on the illicit market. An Ivorian national was arrested by the BCN …

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Egyptian businessman accused of smuggling antiques

Prominent businessman Hassan Rateb and 20 other defendants were taken to criminal court on Sunday after being charged by a public prosecutor with illegally searching and smuggling antiques. A prosecution statement says Rateb was arrested in June after police investigations revealed he was paying for illegal archaeological digs carried out …

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There is an alarming increase in drug trafficking: Director General of NCB | Guwahati News

GUWAHATI: Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) director general SN Pradhan said on Friday that the bureau’s regional office in the northeast would work closely with the northeastern states and central paramilitary forces stationed here to combat drug trafficking, which has increased alarmingly in the region. He was addressing a two-day training …

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More baggage handlers and gang members arrested for drug trafficking operation

Five of those arrested were reportedly involved in transporting 30 kg of methamphetamine, wrapped and disguised as taro and cassava, in a container from Tonga to the port of Auckland. Among those arrested, two were working or transporting containers from the Port of Auckland. “Two members of the King Cobra …

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House panel to fight against agricultural smuggling in PH

MANILA – The House Ways and Means committee will continue to examine agricultural contraband in the country, a panel member said on Monday. Committee member and PBA party list representative Jericho Jonas Nograles, at the briefing of relevant government agencies to the committee on Monday, said he had received “very …

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As pandemic hits air transport, gold traffickers take Myanmar route

As the Covid-19 pandemic hits air transport, gold traffickers have shifted their route from West Asia to Myanmar to bring the yellow metal to India, according to the annual report of the Directorate of Tax Intelligence (DRI ). The agency, which reports to the finance ministry, seized gold worth around …

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Phoenix Man Sentenced to Prison in Ammunition Smuggling Case | Arizona News

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – A 26-year-old Phoenix man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for attempting to transport thousands of cartridges from the United States to Mexico. A federal judge in Tucson convicted Mauricio Robles on Wednesday for his July 26 guilty plea. According to a …

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