Rikers Island Correction Officer Accused Of Smuggling ContrabandThe Department of Investigation followed a tip that led them to the correction officer.
2 Men From India Charged With Smuggling Foreign Nationals Into US Through Newark AirportNileshkumar Patel allegedly told the agent he had been smuggling people into the United States since 1998, according to the criminal complaint.
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.
Prosecutors: Picasso Painting Was Stolen In France, Smuggled Into U.S. As 'Toy'A Picasso painting worth millions of dollars was stolen in France, and smuggled into the U.S. by someone who falsely labeled it as an “art craft” when it was shipped, authorities said Thursday.
Rikers Correction Officer Convicted Of Smuggling Pot, Other ItemsA Rikers Island correction officer was convicted Friday of smuggling drugs and other items into the jail.
Spanish Navy Training Ship Allegedly Smuggled Cocaine To New YorkA Civil Guard statement Wednesday said three sailors were arrested on July 12 when the ship returned to Spain, but the drug wasn't found until last Saturday, hidden in the ship's reserve sails.
2 Correction Officers Accused Of Smuggling Drugs Into Rikers IslandTwo New York City correction officers were charged Tuesday with trafficking cocaine and smuggling oxycodone and contraband into the Rikers Island jail complex.
Customs Officials: Cocaine Found Smuggled In Cookies At Newark Liberty International AirportA further inspection revealed 118 oval-shaped pellets of cocaine, weighing a little more than 3 pounds, officials said.
Fossils Dealer Gets 3 Months In Prison For Smuggling Tyrannosaurus SkeletonA New York U.S. District judge on Tuesday sentenced a Florida fossils dealer to three months in prison for smuggling a 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skeleton out of Mongolia.
Colombian Man Accused Of Smuggling Heroin In Sofas To Sell In NYCA Colombian man ran a drug ring that hid millions of dollars of heroin inside sofas to ship it to Miami and ultimately sell it in New York City, according to authorities.
Police: Woman Caught With More Than 6 Pounds Of Cocaine At JFKA woman named Erika Rodriguez was caught with more than 6 pounds of cocaine stuffed inside of hair product containers, according to authorities.
Feds Raid Several 7-Eleven Stores On Long IslandFederal agents and police raided nearly a dozen 7-Eleven stores on Long Island Monday as part of an investigation into identity theft and human smuggling.