Bringing bulk amounts of weed on flights has previously been viewed as high risk with relatively low return. VICE World News looks at what could be behind this phenomenon.
The masterminds behind the racket developed a sophisticated operation that faked documents in order to identify their clients as ‘experts’ to bypass COVID restrictions.
Pigeons have a long history of transporting drugs—and also wearing tiny backpacks, apparently.
Tara Hanlon flew regularly to Dubai and described it as a “perfect life”. Then she got caught at Heathrow with £1.9m in vacuum-packed bags.
Exclusive: Organised crime gangs are helping fund Russian intelligence operations in Europe by trafficking fake cigarettes and heroin.
Republican politicians can’t stop blaming President Biden’s “open border” for fentanyl overdoses. But the rhetoric ignores basic facts.
Nancy González—who reportedly sold handbags to Salma Hayek, Britney Spears, and Victoria Beckham—is now facing extradition to the United States on smuggling charges.
The massive haul worth around £41 million was found in a shipment of coffee beans from Brazil, police in Switzerland said.
The rare and valuable tablet is the latest artifact that Hobby Lobby has had to forfeit due to its illegal provenance.
The fossil was found in a package sent from Malaysia and once belonged to a Shunosaur, a sauropod that lived millions of years ago, authorities said.