CBP

Source: CBS4

Exclusive Look Inside “The Vault”

It’s a secret government bunker that’s home to millions of dollars of illegal guns, drugs, and other contraband seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

CBS Miami–07/29/2013

CBP Agents helped to seize a go-fast boat carrying an estimated $242 million in cocaine off the coast of Panama. (Source: Department of Homeland Security)

Boat Carrying $242M In Coke Intercepted Off The Coast Of Panama

A go-fast boat carrying $242 million dollars worth of cocaine was heading was being intercepted in the open waters off Panama, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Tuesday.

CBS4–04/23/2013

Counterfeit Louis Vuitton jewelry seized at MIA by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (Source: CBP)

$86M In Fake Merchandise Seized At MIA

Agents with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the Miami International Airport have been busy lately taking more than $86 million worth of counterfeit and pirated merchandise into custody.

CBS4–03/20/2013

Sacks of marijuana found on a vessel at Miami Seaport. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

$4M Marijuana Seizure Is Largest Ever For Miami Seaport

More than 4,000 pounds of marijuana will not make it to the streets of South Florida after it was seized at Miami Seaport.

CBS4–03/05/2013

$2.7 million in marijuana was seized from three suitcases at Miami Int'l Airport on Thursday. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

$2.7M Of Cocaine Seized From Suitcases At MIA

Nearly $3 million in cocaine was seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Miami International Airport Thursday.

CBS4–12/13/2012

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Gov. Rick Scott: MIA Needs More Customs Agents

Governor Rick Scott appealed to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Nepolitano Thursday saying South Florida’s busiest airport is severely lacking in Customs and Border Protection agents.

CBS4–09/20/2012

Medical and safety boats surround Page Motorsports, after it rolled over Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, during the second of three race days at the Key West World Championship. (Courtesy: Rodrick Cox/Super Boat International/HO)

Boating Safety Stressed Over Weekend, July 4th Holiday

With the combination of hot weather and clear sunny skies, this weekend and the Fourth of July holiday are certain to bring out the boaters.

CBS4–06/28/2012

$10.9 million worth of counterfeit Louis Vuitton and Burberry clothing, jewelry and other items was seized in a shipment from China at Port Miami. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

$10.9M Worth Of Counterfeit Burberry, Vuitton Seized At Port Miami

When you can buy high-priced, brand name merchandise for cheap prices, it means it’s probably fake and more than $10 million worth of fake brand name merchandise won’t be sold in South Florida or anywhere else after being seized at Port Miami.

CBS4–06/14/2012

459 pounds of cocaine, worth $7.3 million, discovered in a container at Port Miami. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

$7.3 Million Worth Of Cocaine Seized At Miami Seaport

Seven-point-three million dollars worth of cocaine will not make it to the streets of South Florida or anywhere else after the illegal contraband was found at Port Miami.

CBS4–06/13/2012

James Bryant, 44, was found in a boat off of Pompano Beach with his three missing children. He is accused custodial interference after not returning the children to their mother in Montana. (Source: Center For Missing and Exploited Children)

Three Missing Montana Teens Rescued From Boat Off Pompano Beach

Three children who have been missing since August were rescued by the United States Coast Guard Tuesday afternoon in a boat off the coast of Pompano Beach.

CBS4–03/27/2012

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