Customs And Border Protection
Customs officials discovered something not belonging in a bag of wafers in South Florida over the weekend.
The keen-eyed Customs and Border Protection officers at Miami International Airport seized 100 pounds of pot hidden inside large fiberglass decorative boxes.
More than 10-thousand high-end counterfeit handbags have been seized by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Miami Seaport.
A total of 797 pounds of cocaine were found inside a cargo vessel at the Miami River.
More than $2 million worth of cocaine will not make it to the streets of South Florida after it was seized from a freighter at PortMiami.
After a loaded shotgun was found inside a bathroom at Miami International Airport Monday, the incident is now being called an “actual security threat” by airport officials.
The Coast Guard offloaded nearly $800,000 worth of marijuana on Saturday morning.
Coast Guard officials seized more than 3,500 pounds of marijuana during a drug interdiction south of Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico in the Caribbean Sea.
While international passenger traffic has exploded at Miami International Airport, staffing for U.S. Customs and Border Protection at MIA has not kept up. That’s the focus of a meeting Monday between county and federal officials.
A major Drug Enforcement Administration operation bagged more than $1.9 million worth of marijuana earlier this month.