Watch The Coast Guard Make The Biggest Narco Submarine Coke Bust Ever

On July 18th, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Stratton intercepted a narco sub about 200 miles south of Mexico. On board the homemade semi-submersible were 16,000 pounds of cocaine worth almost a quarter of a billion dollars. Yes, billion, with a B. The Coast Guard pulled 12,000 pounds out of the turquoise-colored sub… »8/09/15 5:25pm8/09/15 5:25pm

Home-Made Drug Running Submarines Used To Counter Engine-Sniping Helicopter Coast Guard

Apparently drug runners are relying on an amazing bit of DIY gadgetry to smuggle cocaine into the US in increasing numbers: home-built submarines. Knocked together in the Colombian jungle, and costing up to a million bucks, they are actually semi-submersibles, since full diving is just a bit too sophisticated.… »3/24/08 10:00am3/24/08 10:00am