Airport Security: Madrid

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Airport Security: Madrid

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    Cocaine Carnival

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    Cocaine Carnival

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    Cocaine Carnival

Synopsis

This season, AIRPORT SECURITY crosses the Atlantic Ocean for a look at the Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas International Airport.

Episodes

Season 4
  • Cocaine Coincidence

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. A man in a wheelchair is carrying 20 kilos of cocaine. And airport staff may be in on the scheme. Agents uncover a backpack with hidden cocaine compartments. Two passengers from Colombia claim not to know each other - but they have the same itineraries, the same suitcases and the same cocaine-stuffed objects.

  • Sneaker Stash

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. A woman is found with two large smoked meats in her suitcase - and the meats may hide contraband. A couple coming from Kenya is found with suitcases packed with khat, a plant with psychoactive properties. A man arriving from Bolivia is wearing running shoes that stand out - in more ways than one.

  • Cocaine Grandma

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. Police flag an elderly woman in a wheelchair. She's a grandmother - and carrying cocaine. And it's not her first time. In an unusual case, police detain a man traveling toward Latin America with 4 kg of ecstasy. Police stop a man with a suspicious roller bag and quickly uncover a hidden stash of cocaine.

  • Cocaine Ceo

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. Agents detain a man with a camping backpack. He may carrying more than just camping supplies. On a midnight flight from Lisbon, agents flag two men with the same itinerary. They could be carriers. A man arrives from Venezuela on business class. But agents believe his only business here is smuggling cocaine.

  • Cocaine Cop

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. A carrier caught with almost 4 kg of cocaine claims he's an independent operator. Police uncover a vest packed with cocaine. But it's in a suitcase and not on the passenger's body. Stunningly, police detain an anti-narcotics officer from Colombia. He asks for special treatment but he may be carrying cocaine.

  • Sneaky Seniors

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. Police track down a missing passenger - he may be smuggling. An Italian man claims his girlfriend tricked him into taking cocaine-laced bags. An elderly man from Colombia says he's in Spain for surgery. But police find packages of cocaine in his underpants. And that may not be the only place he's carrying.

  • Cocaine Carnival

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. Agents intercept a couple coming from Colombia with 16 kilos of high purity cocaine in their carry-on's. Then they make a revealing confession. The smell of cocaine coming from a carry-on leads to a bust. Two men arriving from Dubai are found with suitcases of khat, a plant with psychoactive properties.

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    Thursday 20 June at 19:00 CAT
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    Friday 21 June at 00:10 CAT
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  • Sewn-In Stash

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    National Police at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez Airport, Spain's largest, work 24-7 to stop illegal activity. The main threat: cocaine smuggling. Police detain a man coming from Medellin with cocaine in his underwear. But he may be hiding more. Agents stop a nervous young man heading to Ibiza. They quickly find a hidden compartment in his bag. Police uncover cocaine in the handles of two rollerbags. And it may not be the carrier's first time smuggling.

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    Thursday 27 June at 19:00 CAT
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    Friday 28 June at 00:10 CAT
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