German tourist caught smuggling lizards in his underwear

German tourist caught smuggling lizards in his underwear

A German tourist has been caught trying to leave New Zealand with 23 geckos and 20 skinks hidden in his underwear, a court heard on Monday.

Eight signs summer has arrived in Germany

Eight signs summer has arrived in Germany

Customs start nationwide raids against illegal employment

Customs start nationwide raids against illegal employment

2017 was record year for cocaine seizures

2017 was record year for cocaine seizures

8 quirky German customs you might never have heard of
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8 quirky German customs you might never have heard of

Drug smuggler caught at Munich Airport with 95 bags of cocaine in his stomach

Drug smuggler caught at Munich Airport with 95 bags of cocaine in his stomach

German customs seize largest ever haul of cocaine, worth €800 million

German customs seize largest ever haul of cocaine, worth €800 million

Customs in Frankfurt to destroy 35 tonnes of unsafe Fidget Spinners

Customs in Frankfurt to destroy 35 tonnes of unsafe Fidget Spinners

‘Care parcel’ of rotting snake heads and larvae denied entry to Germany

‘Care parcel’ of rotting snake heads and larvae denied entry to Germany

18-karat gold crown found in baggage at Düsseldorf airport

18-karat gold crown found in baggage at Düsseldorf airport

The 10 things you need to know about a German wedding
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The 10 things you need to know about a German wedding

Five sure-fire ways to impress Germans with your manners

Five sure-fire ways to impress Germans with your manners

Customs seize ‘stinking’ ape skull from traveller’s luggage

Customs seize ‘stinking’ ape skull from traveller’s luggage

25,000 litres of fake tequila goes up in flames

25,000 litres of fake tequila goes up in flames

Brit arrested in Munich for meth smuggling

Brit arrested in Munich for meth smuggling

Woman smuggles kilo of cocaine in stomach

Woman smuggles kilo of cocaine in stomach

Munich customs find 200 dead birds in a suitcase

Munich customs find 200 dead birds in a suitcase

Ten of the oddest things found at border control

Ten of the oddest things found at border control

Smuggler hid 110,000 cigarettes in car

Smuggler hid 110,000 cigarettes in car

Customs claim success in crystal meth battle

Customs claim success in crystal meth battle

Customs fine man €15,000 for car mistake

Customs fine man €15,000 for car mistake

Customs seize record €2m of amphetamines

Customs seize record €2m of amphetamines

Customs seize falcon wearing Nazi SS hat

Customs seize falcon wearing Nazi SS hat

Ivory smugglers fail with sweet tooth lie

Ivory smugglers fail with sweet tooth lie

Customs find smuggled cash in every third car

Customs find smuggled cash in every third car

Elderly man taped €200,000 to his genitals

Elderly man taped €200,000 to his genitals

Puppies too young to travel rescued from truck

Puppies too young to travel rescued from truck

Heroin worth €21.5m found in tomato cans

Heroin worth €21.5m found in tomato cans

Customs seize 16 million cigarettes bound for UK

Customs seize 16 million cigarettes bound for UK

Smuggler swallowed 124 bags of drugs

Smuggler swallowed 124 bags of drugs

Bieber ‘should not get his monkey back’

Bieber ‘should not get his monkey back’

Chocolate – the cash smugglers’ choice

Chocolate – the cash smugglers’ choice

Top ten German customs and traditions

Top ten German customs and traditions

Westerwelle praises Danish border re-opening

Westerwelle praises Danish border re-opening

Man caught smuggling huge ‘blood diamond’ in Frankfurt

Man caught smuggling huge ‘blood diamond’ in Frankfurt

Retiree loses €20,000 in cash on autobahn

Retiree loses €20,000 in cash on autobahn

250 tonnes of illegal fireworks seized

250 tonnes of illegal fireworks seized

Drug mules arrested after belly x-rays

Drug mules arrested after belly x-rays

Colombian cocaine by mail earns Münster man 7 years prison

Colombian cocaine by mail earns Münster man 7 years prison

Customs allows more duty-free items in Germany

Customs allows more duty-free items in Germany

Maggot-infested monkey head found at Munich customs

Maggot-infested monkey head found at Munich customs

Student busted for Peruvian cocaine candy at Munich airport

Student busted for Peruvian cocaine candy at Munich airport

Berlin blocks Bulgaria, Romania from Schengen

Berlin blocks Bulgaria, Romania from Schengen

Swiss-German border controls end Friday

Swiss-German border controls end Friday