Private Investigator Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Drugs Into Rikers IslandDOI arranged to have a drug-sniffing dog greet the would-be smuggler and the pooch alerted.
Woman Arrested At JFK Airport For Allegedly Smuggling Cocaine In Her UnderwearCBP officers noticed the handle rails of her luggage weren't working properly, officials said.
Bronx Bus Driver Accused In Drug Smuggling CaseFrancis Abankwa, a bus driver for the past eight years, is accused of rendezvousing with a man who had just been caught hours earlier with a suitcase full of heroin.
Italy, US Crack Down On International Mafia Drug Smuggling Seven people have been arrested by the FBI in the New York City area as part of an international crackdown on mafia drug smuggling, U.S. authorities told CBS News.
Kingpin Sentenced In California-New York Cocaine Smuggling CaseThe leader of a drug smuggling ring that shipped cocaine and marijuana in luxury cars from California to Long Island has been sentenced to 13 1/2 years in prison.
Former Baggage Handler At JFK Sentenced To 3 Life Terms For Running Drug RingVictor Bourne, 37, was found guilty last year on charges that he helped orchestrate he smuggling of more than 330 pounds of cocaine from 2000 to 2009.
Customs Agents Recover 8 Pounds Of Heroin Hidden In Hair Treatment A woman flying from Bogota to JFK had 38 packets of the product in her luggage. It tested positive for heroin, Customs and Border Protection officers said.
Authorities Seize Cocaine Concealed In Magic Markers, Deodorant At JFK International AirportWould-be drug smugglers have been getting creative lately at John F. Kennedy International Airport, officials say.