Former airline employees indicted for their role in international drug smuggling operations special agent in charge of ice hsi for michigan and ohio the use of commercial aircraft by transnational drug smuggling organizations is a serious vulnerability that must be addressed. San antonio - this week, federal, state and local authorities arrested 23 individuals indicted for their role in an undocumented alien smuggling scheme operating in eagle pass, crystal city, carrizo springs, uvalde, san antonio, laredo, dallas and surrounding areas in texas authorities also arrested two other individuals on related federal drug charges. During one of these operations, in august, 2007, federal agents intercepted a drug supplier who had alerted polanco that a courier carrying drugs was enroute from the dominican republic to new york. A delta air lines baggage handler is in federal custody, accused of helping to smuggle guns through hartsfield-jackson atlanta international airport delta airlines confirmed tuesday that that. Federal authorities arrested 12 people on thursday, including 10 current or former delta air lines baggage handlers, in an internal probe of drug smuggling at detroit metro airport, a federal.
6 charged in airport drug smuggling operation six people, including four employees at the san diego international airport, appeared in federal court tuesday morning. Feds charge 18 airline employees with smuggling drugs through jfk thread starter mjmandalay start date oct 17, 2007 federal authorities charged tuesday at least 18 people have been charged so far in the plot, including seven employees at delta air lines, one at american airlines, and two others who worked at jfk. Four ground operations crew members for jetblue and one delta airlines customer service ramp agent allegedly used their security clearance to smuggle $417,000 of drug money past transportation.
Feb 20 2008 a delta employee and two transportation security administration employees have been indicted on charges relating to a drug-smuggling operation at hartsfield-jackson atlanta international airport, the us attorney's office reported tuesday. In september, five former delta air lines employees were indicted in michigan for smuggling marijuana from jamaica to detroit metropolitan airport in a related case, five other delta workers were. Four jetblue employees and one delta air lines employee were arrested on charges of abusing their airport security clearances to shoo bags full of hundreds of thousands of dollars past security. Agents from the us drug enforcement administration and fbi arrested 22 members of the alleged smuggling ring, including most of the suspects who work at the airport, during raids early today. Two employees of the transportation security administration and a delta air lines employee assigned to an atlanta airport were indicted on charges related to an alleged drug-smuggling operation at.
Federal agents in the united states arrested 12 people yesterday suspected of smuggling marijuana and cocaine from jamaica to detroit metro airport. An employee of a delta air lines subsidiary and his wife have been charged with smuggling hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash through hartsfield-jackson atlanta international airport, and. International drug smuggling conspiracy at philadelphia international airport stopped by hsi special agents, airline employee conspirator sentenced philadelphia – nearly two years ago today, philadelphia international airport came to a grinding halt as a security incident was discovered on a bermuda-bound us airways aircraft.
A dozen people, including 10 current or former delta air lines baggage handlers, face drug trafficking and related charges in a probe of cocaine and marijuana smuggling, federal officials said on. Airline workers among 18 people charged with drug trafficking at jfk - posted in news archives: new york (cnn) -- eighteen people, including 10 airline workers at new york's john f kennedy international airport, appeared in federal court tuesday on international drug smuggling and distribution charges authorities say they've arrested 18 people in connection with a drug smuggling ring at jfk. Royal wedding and airline drug smuggling in brief: royal wedding tweets and delta drug smuggling. A group of airline employees based at dallas forth worth international airport was indicted monday by a federal grand jury for conspiring to smuggle counterfeit drugs and explosives on a. Federal agents and the port authority police said yesterday that they have broken a sophisticated ring of airline workers that smuggled almost $15 billion worth of cocaine into kennedy.
Five employees of jetblue and delta airlines were arrested today following an undercover operation investigating their use of airport security clearance to allegedly smuggle $417,000 of drug money. I'm david curley federal charges have been filed that the busy dallas airport was the center of an alleged conspiracy to move drugs through security and on to jetliners headed to newark charlotte. Four jetblue employees and one delta air lines employee have been arrested on charges of using their 5 airline employees charged with smuggling cash at logan a federal agent said the. The indictment also includes four counts of entering an airport security area with intent to commit a felony, which in this case was an attempt to possess drugs with intent to distribute.
On april 28, federal agents from immigration and customs enforcement's (ice) homeland security investigations (hsi) arrested 12 individuals for their role in two drug smuggling operations out of two us airports-detroit metropolitan wayne county airport located in detroit, mich, and george bush intercontinental airport in houston, texas. Boston – five commercial airline employees were arrested today and charged after an undercover operation revealed that they used their airport security clearances to secretly smuggle thousands of dollars in cash, past security checkpoints. In the elaborate operation orchestrated by federal and local agents, airline employees used their knowledge, airport friends and security credentials to evade transportation security. It was the second time in two days that airline mechanics had been charged with drug smuggling on wednesday, 12 past and current delta air lines workers were charged with smuggling cocaine into.
Drug smuggling tsa and airport employees shipped 20 tons of cocaine in 18 years - doj pellegrino and her husband were jailed for 18 hours and charged with 10 criminal counts over a confrontation with several tsa agents, including assault and making terrorist threats francis said that delta airlines was demanding a death certificate.