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Customs officers detained nearly 100 perfumes and textiles from a bus passenger

Nearly 100 perfumes and 30 textiles with the logo of world famous brands were found by customs officers in the luggage of a passenger from a bus leaving the country through the Danube Bridge – Ruse border checkpoint. On 15.10.2020, around 04.00, at the Danube Bridge-Ruse border checkpoint, a bus arriving for Romania arrives. During…
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Smuggled cigarettes for over BGN 7,500 were detained by customs officers of the Kalotina Police Department

Customs officers detained 55,300 cigarettes at the Kalotina customs checkpoint during two inspections. With an agreement approved by the court, the criminal proceedings against M.P. from the town of Pirot, brought in as a defendant by the District Prosecutor’s Office – Slivnitsa for holding cigarettes without excise excise (a crime under Article 234, paragraph 1…
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Customs officers found a large amount of contraband drugs in baklava boxes and caches in a car

Customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation found 472 packages of various types of drugs, including growth hormone, anabolic steroids, antibiotics, painkillers, sexual stimulants, as well as 1,500 face masks, during customs inspection of an incoming the country from Turkey car. The car with foreign registration arrived at the Lesovo Customs…
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Customs officers of the Ministry of Justice of Lesovo seized smuggled gold jewelry for over BGN 90,000.

Customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation found 967.67 grams of gold jewelry during a check of a car at the Lesovo Customs Checkpoint. The car with foreign registration arrived at the Lesovo Police Department on September 21, 2020 on a route for incoming cars, driven by a Swedish citizen who…
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Customs officers at the Danube Bridge – Ruse border checkpoint detained 2,700 sportswear and 246 perfumes

Customs officers detained 2,700 sportswear and 246 perfumes during two inspections carried out at the Danube Bridge-Ruse border checkpoint within four days. Around 06:50 on 16.09.2020. at the exit from the country a bus traveling from Turkey to Romania was stopped for inspection. In the luggage of one of the passengers in 8 boxes were…
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Customs officers detained 400 undocumented perfumes in the luggage of a passenger on a bus

Customs officers detained 400 undocumented perfumes in the luggage of a passenger on a bus traveling from Turkey to Romania. Around 08:00 on 10.09.2020. the vehicle arrives on the route “exit” at the border checkpoint Danube Bridge – Ruse. Customs officers diverted him for a thorough check. One of the passengers was traveling with 8…
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Customs officers detained nearly 90,000 cigarettes in the area of the Danube Bridge 2 border checkpoint during various inspections

Cigarettes with Bulgarian excise labels were found in shipments declared as honey and auto parts, as well as hidden behind the upholstery of a minibus. Customs officers detained 89,900 cigarettes during inspections carried out for the period 04.08.2020-03.09.2020 in the area of ​​the Danube Bridge Vidin – Calafat border checkpoint. In most cases, the tobacco…
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Thousands of goods – imitations of world famous brands were destroyed under the control of TD South Sea

Nearly 52,000 textiles, shoes, perfumes, as well as 84 tables and 379 chairs bearing the logo of world famous brands were destroyed under the control of TD South Sea on 27.08.2020 in Svilengrad. 35,334 blouses, T-shirts, sports sets, 3,352 pairs of sports shoes, bags and purses were destroyed by mechanical cutting. A total reduction of…
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Undeclared currency for BGN 70,000 was discovered by the customs officers of Malko Tarnovo

Undeclared 35,800 euros were found at the Malko Tarnovo Customs Checkpoint by customs officers from the Southern Maritime Territorial Directorate and the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation during a joint inspection of a Jaguar car. The car arrived at the customs point on 15.08.2020, around 13.00, on an exit route from Bulgaria to…
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Nearly 270,000 pieces of contraband cigarettes were detained by the customs officers of Kapitan Andreevo

For 10 days a month in August, the customs officers from the General Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation and the South Sea Police Department detained nearly 270,000 cigarettes without excise labels during an inspection of the Kapitan Andreevo Police Department. In the last two working days alone, customs officers seized nearly 26,000 pieces (1298…
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