Federal Agents: Man Flying To JFK From Mexico Hid Cocaine In Candy BagsA passenger flying into John F. Kennedy International Airport from Mexico City this week was hiding cocaine inside a bag of candy, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday.
Seen At 11: Your Teen Could Be Hiding Illegal Drugs In Plain SightDrugs are a constant and growing problem in the city and the suburbs, and all to often teenagers are hiding them in plain sight.
Authorities: Drug Traffickers Disguised Cocaine, Mailed It Inside Children’s Birthday GiftsAuthorities said each package contained two kilograms of cocaine, gift wrapped to look like children's presents and were shipped alongside toys.
DA: Cliffside Park, N.J. Man Admits To Running Major Drug RingA Cliffside Park, New Jersey man has admitted to being the leader of a major drug trafficking gang that moved large quantities of cocaine throughout Manhattan, the Bronx and New Jersey.
Monmouth County Officials: 14 Arrested In Heroin Ring BustSeveral of those implicated in the drug ring were members of the same family, according to officials.
Customs Officers Seize Narcotics From 2 Planes At JFK AirportThe planes had arrived two days apart from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Officials: Police Break Up U.S.-Italy Cocaine Ring Run Out Of Queens Pizza ParlorAn operation conducted by Italian police, the FBI and Homeland Security has targeted a major drug-trafficking ring based in a pizza parlor in New York City, officials said.
Authorities: Jamaican Man Tried To Smuggle Cocaine Through JFK Airport By Swallowing 70 PelletsThe amount of cocaine retrieved has an estimate street value of tens of thousands of dollars, according to authorities.
Officials: Jamaican Man Found With Cocaine In Underwear At JFK International AirportLewis flew in on Apr. 16 and "exhibited numerous signs of nervousness" when customs agents were inspecting his suitcase, officials said.
Officials: Guyanese Woman Found With Cocaine In Underwear, Girdle At JFKOlive Fowler was escorted to a private room where CBP officers searched her. It was during this search that they found packages concealed in the girdle and underwear, officials said.
9 Accused Of Involvment In NY, NJ Cocaine Trafficking Ring ArraignedA lead defendant, Ralph Ben Cotto was held without bail and charged as a major trafficker under the state's drug kingpin law, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.
Cocaine Found In Milk, Custard Powder Bags Inside Woman's Luggage At JFKA woman is facing drug smuggling charges for allegedly using a unique trick to sneak cocaine into the country.