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

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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…

Gun runners smuggled guns on NYC Chinatown discount buses

A pair of gunrunners smuggled firearms into New York City by hiding them in luggage they carried on discount buses that offered cheap fares and lesser odds of getting caught…

Man pleads guilty to smuggling fish bladders

A California man has pleaded guilty to smuggling endangered fish bladders into the United States from Mexico to later sell to Asia…

Shenzhen police crack down on smuggling gang

Shenzhen Customs in South China have recently busted a smuggling network clandestinely transporting goods valued at more than 100 million yuan…

Shenzhen:1,000 smuggled iPhone 5s are seized

The Shenzhen Customs seized 1,000 sets of smuggled iPhone 5s after the phone was put on the market…

Suspect confesses to biggest China corruption case

Prosecutors said Friday they indicted a former fugitive at the center of China’s biggest corruption scandal and that he has confessed to bribery and smuggling…