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Marijuana seized at Atlantic Institution in Renous, N.B.

Corrections officials say they seized a large quantity of marijuana at the Atlantic Institution in New Brunswick.

In a statement today, Correctional Service Canada says officials found a package with 65 grams of marijuana at the maximum security institution on November 29th. 18 more words

Crime

October Reads

I had a bit of a slower month in October as I was on holiday and didn’t end up having as much time to read as I’d have liked. 669 more words

Bloomsbury

International Shipping Federations take on Counterfeit Goods Trade

Leaders from global shipping firms, freight forwarders, brand owners whose products are counterfeited and industry organizations representing both industries signed a joint Declaration of Intent to Prevent the Maritime Transport of Counterfeit Goods… 509 more words

Customs

Why dogs' noses out-sniff the most advanced bomb detectors

In 2010, after spending six years and $19 billion on research to develop better bomb detecting technology, Pentagon officials admitted that dogs’ noses were still superior to their most sophisticated technology. 693 more words

Customs

Montenegrin mafia retained the post of Prime Minister

November 24, the Ukrainian fishing boat that was in distress for two days in the Mediterranean Sea was rescued by Russian military ship and dragged to Crete for emergency maintenance. 323 more words

Montenegro

6,454 cartons of contraband cigarettes found hidden in truck

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Officers from the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) seized 6,454 cartons and 460 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes from a Malaysia-registered truck at Tuas checkpoint on Thursday (Nov 17). 157 more words

Current Affairs

Ciudad del Este

Ciudad del Este—literally translating as the city of the east—sits on the triple border with Brasil and Argentina. It is a peculiar place, with a strange border that you can cross without having to go through immigration. 133 more words