Sister, Father Of Jessup Inmate Plead Guilty In Drug Smuggling SchemeThe sister and father of an inmate at the Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup have pleaded guilty in a scheme to smuggle contraband into the prison, the justice department said Monday.
Investigators Seize Nearly 100 Pounds Of Cocaine Hidden In PineapplesAuthorities at the Port of Wilmington seized nearly 100 pounds of cocaine that was hidden in a shipment of pineapples.
Report: Secret Drug Smuggling Tunnel Discovered Under Former KFCA tunnel that stretches from a former Kentucky Fried Chicken in Arizona all the way to a home in Mexico was discovered last week by investigators, who believe the secret passageway was used for drug smuggling.
Inmates' Advocates Press Md. To End Book RestrictionsAdvocates for Maryland's prisoners are pressing the state to scrap newly imposed book regulations.
Maryland Curbs Inmate Access To Books, Citing Drug SmugglingMaryland is limiting the access prison inmates have to books, saying it's necessary to keep drugs from entering state prisons.
Feds: Parents Used 19-month-old to Help Smuggle Meth Into USTwo parents remain jailed on federal drug charges after authorities allege they tried using their 19-month-old child to help smuggle methamphetamine from Mexico into the U.S.
Jury Selection Begins In Trial For Remaining 8 Charged In Baltimore Jail ScandalJury selection began Monday in the racketeering case that rocked the Baltimore City jail. Last year, FBI investigators uncovered a drug smuggling operation that included not only members of the Black Guerilla Family gang but also correctional officers. Now the last eight of the defendants are heading to trial.
Inmate Charged With Plot To Smuggle DrugsSt. Mary's County Sheriff's deputies have charged three people, including an inmate, with trying to smuggle prescription medication into the county detention center.
8 Charged With Smuggling Heroin From Ghana To Va.Federal authorities said Thursday they have taken down an international drug trafficking ring based in Ghana that used couriers flying through Dulles International Airport to smuggle large amounts of heroin up and down the East Coast.