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Title: TRICKS THAT SMUGGLERS USE - AND HOW THEY GET CAUGHT
Journal: US NEWS AND WORLD REPORT  Volume:82  Issue:10  Dated:(MARCH 14, 1977)  Pages:52-54
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US News and World Report
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 3
Sponsoring Agency: US News and World Report
Washington, DC 20037
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ARTICLE PRESENTS A TRANSCRIPT OF AN INTERVIEW WITH VERNON D ACREE, COMMISSIONER OF THE US CUSTOMS SERVICE, CONCERNING THE WAYS IN WHICH CONTRABAND IS BROUGHT INTO THIS COUNTRY AND METHODS OF DETECTING IT.
Abstract: TOPICS DISCUSSED INCLUDE THE NUMBER OF SMUGGLING INCIDENTS, TYPES OF CONTRABAND, CRIMINAL AND DETECTION METHODS, THE NEW CUSTOMS ACCELERATED PASSENGER INSPECTION SYSTEM (CAPIS), AND ORGANIZED CRIME INVOLVEMENT....EB
Index Term(s): Crime detection; Criminal methods; Customs violations; Organized crime; Smuggling/Trafficking; US Customs Service
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