To Catch a Smuggler Season 1
S01 E01Oct 9, 2012
Courier to Kingpin Oct 9, 2012 Episode Synopsis: A cocaine smuggler is caught in the opener of this reality series examining the work of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at JFK International Airport in New York City. Also: two flights carrying hidden contraband; a passenger who claims that his parents were kidnapped in Pakistan; a young man with a secret
S01 E02Oct 16, 2012
Cavity Courier Oct 16, 2012 Packages containing illegal pills are found in the mail room of JFK International Airport; a passenger is caught smuggling cocaine in his shoes; two suspected smugglers from Guyana arrive in New York.
S01 E03Oct 23, 2012
Hidden Heroin Oct 23, 2012 U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers subject two suspicious passengers to a drug search and X-ray.
S01 E04Oct 30, 2012
Coke in the Coat Oct 30, 2012 A father arriving from Peru claims ignorance when cocaine is found in the lining of leather coats his family was carrying; an officer discovers a package containing a photo album and a half pound of heroin; a radiation detector goes off in the airport.
S01 E05Nov 6, 2012
Search & Seize Nov 6, 2012 For CBP officers Ramirez and Finn, an 18-year-old trying to smuggle cocaine in the lining of his suitcase proves to be a slam dunk. When he is selected for a random baggage search, CBP officers find the narcotic seeping through cracks in his suitcase. Now they work to get him to cooperate and start naming names.
S01 E06Dec 4, 2017
Episode 6 Dec 4, 2017 At Colombia's biggest airport, officers find cocaine in boxed wine, in a dentist's chair and in a secret compartment of a briefcase.
S01 E07Feb 12, 2020
Cocaine Sausages Feb 12, 2020 CBP gets the truth out of a suspicious Nigerian passenger arriving at LAX. HSI zeroes in on food couriers smuggling narcotics into JFK.
S01 E08Feb 19, 2020
Decoys, Diversions and Drug Busts Feb 19, 2020 HSI and CBP team up to stop drugs from coming through JFK, and in Miami, a passenger with ties to a known drug smuggler is questioned.