Chinese buyers drive up ivory prices

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Prices paid for ivory in China are soaring because of increased demand by newly wealthy buyers…

Man sent to federal prison for turtle smuggling

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A Southern California man has been sentenced to federal prison on charges of attempting to smuggle turtles to Hong Kong…

China finds1,800 smuggled iPhone 6 handsets

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Chinese customs officers have intercepted over 1,800 iPhone-6 handsets as people tried to smuggle them…

Two men accused of smuggling sensors to China

Two Chinese nationals are suspected of trying to smuggle sensors made in New Mexico for U.S. military use…

17-year-old boy arrested at airport with tequila bottles filled with liquid meth

A 17-year-old Mexican national was arrested on New Year’s Eve while trying to smuggle a gallon of liquid methamphetamine through Mineta San Jose International Airport…

Woman arrested over drug-laced jailed postcard

A Santa Barbara County woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle a drug-laced postcard to her jailed boyfriend…