U.S. Citizen Drug Mules Arrested at Immigration Checkpoint

U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested two U.S. citizens attempting to smuggle drugs inside their bodies at the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint near Amado, Arizona, last night. Tucson Sector agents began an immigration inspection of a commercial transportation shuttle around 7:20 p.m. During the inspection, they questioned a 32-year-old female passenger, which led to the discovery … More U.S. Citizen Drug Mules Arrested at Immigration Checkpoint

Drugs Being Smuggled Into Prisons Using Mail

Synthetic Narcotics are being smuggled into prisons through the postal system. Criminals are now able to synthesise drugs using chemical processes which then can be soaked into everyday writing paper which is then mailed to prisoners.   It was recently reported in the Press & Journal that a single page of A4 paper is worth more than … More Drugs Being Smuggled Into Prisons Using Mail

Safety and Security Must Come First When It Comes to Prison Work Release Programs

In many parts of the US, work release programs are seen as a vital tool in rehabilitating inmates in the weeks and months prior to their release back into normal society. Under these programmes, selected inmates can leave prison to undertake paid work in the community during the last months of their confinement. Inmates must … More Safety and Security Must Come First When It Comes to Prison Work Release Programs