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03/18/2011
Atlanta, GA
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Devon Samuels, 45, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer of Stockbridge, Ga., pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to conspiring to launder drug money and attempting to smuggle guns onto an airplane.
03/18/2011
Anchorage, AK
Contraband
A Mexican national living in Anchorage was sentenced on Friday to 15 years in prison for drug and firearms crimes, following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
03/16/2011
Greenbelt, MD
Contraband
Montgomery County Police Officer Delores Culmer, 37, of Silver Spring, Md., was charged by criminal complaint on Wednesday with conspiracy to distribute cocaine, and fraud in connection with computer use.
03/14/2011
New York, NY
Contraband
"A Mexican national believed to be one of the leaders of the ""Los Gueros"" international drug organization appeared in federal court in Brooklyn, N.Y., Monday to face drug trafficking charges, following an investigation by federal law enforcement agencies including U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI)."
03/07/2011
Miami, FL
Contraband
Yuri Izurieta, 41, Anneri Izurieta, 46, and Naver Trading Corp., were charged on Friday with conspiracy to smuggle goods - dairy products that were at times contaminated with harmful bacteria - into the United States, following an investigation by U.S. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
03/02/2011
Corpus Christi, TX
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A sealed indictment charging seven Brownsville-area residents with conspiring to possess with intent to distribute cocaine and/or laundering the drug proceeds was unsealed on Wednesday following the arrest of the defendants.
02/11/2011
Miami, FL
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A Florida corporation pleaded guilty and was sentenced Friday in connection with false statements made on entry documents for the importation of ozone-depleting refrigerant gas, following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
02/10/2011
New York, NY
Contraband
Five individuals who are believed to have run a crack and powder cocaine distribution network based on Staten Island, New York, have been arrested, following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)and the New York City Police Department...
01/21/2011
Atlanta, GA
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ICE HSI special agents, working in conjunction with other federal, state and local law enforcement agencies of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF), conducted search and arrest actions in Cobb County Thursday and Friday.
01/19/2011
New Haven, CT
Contraband
Waheed Islam, also known as "Walter Missouri, Jr.," 43, of Manchester, Conn., pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Robert N. Chatigny in Hartford, Conn., to one count of possession of body armor by a violent felon.
01/10/2011
Boston, MA
Contraband
In federal court today, a Ukrainian man was convicted and sentenced for conspiring to violate smuggling laws by importing sperm whale ivory into the United States from Ukraine.
01/10/2011
Kansas City, MO
Contraband
A Mexican national was sentenced Friday in federal court in the Western District of Missouri for possessing methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, and for illegally possessing a firearm.
01/10/2011
Los Angeles, CA
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Two Japanese nationals made their initial appearance in federal court here Monday following their arrest late last week at Los Angeles International Airport for allegedly bringing approximately 55 live turtles and tortoises into the United States concealed inside snack food boxes discovered in a suitcase.

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