By Julie M. Aurelio
Is “shabu” found in the dictionary? Perhaps not the word, but the illegal substance also known as methamphetamine hydrochloride was exactly what anti-narcotics agents found in this particular dictionary that someone tried to ship out to Australia, the authorities said Friday.
By Nestor Corrales
Police seized about P500 million worth of smuggled goods in a raid in Tondo, Manila on Friday, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said.
By Ben O. de Vera
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) filed on Thursday smuggling charges against a Batangas-based trader who allegedly imported illegally from Vietnam more than 12.8 million kilograms of rice worth P513 million in 2013.
By Jerome Aning
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has thrown its support behind a Senate bill that would redefine smuggling as a form of economic sabotage and impose heavier penalties on offenders.
A Canadian has been caught at the US-Canada border with 51 live turtles stuffed in his pants in what American authorities claimed was an elaborate reptile smuggling operation.