cigarette smuggling

The Bronx DA announced the arrests of 20 people in connection with a cigarette smuggling ring. (Credit: Bronx District Attorney)

Bronx DA Announces 20 Arrests In ‘Operation Smoke Brake’ Cigarette Smuggling Bust

The arrests and indictments came as part of Operation Smoke Brake, designed to snuff out an allegedly major smuggling operation.

07/09/2015

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announces arrests in cigarette smuggling ring (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Officials: Virginia-NY Cigarette Smuggling Ring Has Terror Links

Some of the suspects charged in a Virginia-to-New York cigarette smuggling scheme have links to top Hamas officials, authorities said.

05/16/2013