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Companies face piracy charges

...future piracy. Compunet Systems, in Griffin, and Tierra Computer Inc., in Doraville, were investigated by the U.S. Customs Service and now face criminal indictments, according to a Microsoft corporate attorney. Tierra Computer has already settled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/17/tec_295797.shtml
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Port-management deal must not stand

...the contract for those harbors. Overall security is still the responsibility of the U.S. Coast Guard, the U.S. Customs Service, and Port Authority police, but those who physically unload the ships and containers are under the control and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/26/op_59555.shtml
Opinion columns
Security technology and how they work

...imager that penetrates clothing to reveal clandestine weapons or explosives taped to the body, is used by the U.S. Customs Service at five airports to search people for drugs. Critics earlier had objected to the device's ability to "undress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/12/tec_325971.shtml
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Judge denies bond in cocaine case

...S. Attorney J. Michael Faulkner said. "This is not a normal case," Mr. Faulkner said. According to the U.S. Customs Service agent who testified Friday morning, Mr. Blyden was involved in a group that moved tons of cocaine and millions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/03/met_258063.shtml
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Commerce rules in favor of stainless steel producers

...Commerce issued a preliminary finding that the product has been sold here at up to 59 percent below cost, meaning the U.S. Customs Service will begin to collect a bond or deposit to make up the difference. The department now must issue a final ruling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/19/bus_247824.shtml
Business
Suspect in big heist captured at border

...whereabouts of money taken in the robbery. But more than $10,000 was found on Mr. Johnson when he was arrested, U.S. Customs Service officials said. Mr. Johnson was one of about 25 people taken off the commercial bus for a routine identification...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/31/met_213927.shtml
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More than a half ton of cocaine seized, two arrested

...pipes surrounded by hardened asphalt inside the drums, said Rod Wallace, director of cargo processing for the U.S. Customs Service. "The conceal method was brilliant," said Frank Algozzini, the resident agent in charge of customs service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/22/met_217886.shtml
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Odds and Ends

...committed a "crime of violence," and was a flight risk due to the prize he had claimed just a week earlier. U.S. Customs Service spokesman Rick Pauza confirmed Betancourt was arrested Friday, but would not say whether the government was planning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/23/biz_365963.shtml
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Top 10 fugitive brought to city

...He was a fugitive until Tuesday. On Wednesday, agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration, the FBI, the U.S. Customs Service and the Richmond County Sheriff's Department brought Mr. Springette to the Augusta federal courthouse in a convoy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/07/met_357069.shtml
Metro
Consumers comparison-shop online, search for deals

...know before traveling. Find this site at www.cdc.gov/travel/. Another handy government site is by the U.S. Customs Service - www.customs.gov/travel/travel.htm. It details what merchandise is restricted or prohibited, and it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/03/tec_342194.shtml
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