Customs and Border Protection

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Woman Arrested At JFK Airport For Allegedly Smuggling Cocaine In Her Underwear

CBP officers noticed the handle rails of her luggage weren’t working properly, officials said.

07/30/2014

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Study: Automated Customs Kiosks Significantly Reduced Wait Times At JFK

Global Gateway Alliance recommends effective automated customs kiosks for all international terminals at New York area airports.

03/05/2014

Authorities at Newark Airport said they seized this leather portfolio from a passenger returning from Trinidad and Tobago. (credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Customs Officers Find 3 Pounds Of Cocaine Hidden In Leather Portfolio At Newark Airport

Crystal Nurse, a 33-year-old from Brooklyn, was returning from Port of Spain in Trinidad and Tobago. She was arrested and turned over to Port Authority Police.

08/28/2012