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Confiscations by customs and immigration service at Jersey airport and the harbour 2014 (FOI)

Confiscations by customs and immigration service at Jersey airport and the harbour 2014 (FOI)

Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by States of Jersey and published on 10 April 2015.
Prepared internally, no external costs.

​​Request

Under freedom information law please can you provide me an answer to the following question as soon as possible:

A list of items that have been confiscated by the customs and immigration service at Jersey Airport and the Harbour in 2014.

Response​

Drugs

Commodity

No of seizures

Airport

Harbour

Post office / freight

House search

Other

Amphetamine2  1 1
Steroids331 302 
Subutex14275  

Cannabis - Herbal

34

4

2

23

41
Cannabis - Resin18  783
Class C - other153 12  
Diazepam7 2311
Ecstasy21 11532
Ethylphenidate10 181 
Mephedrone4 1111
Temazepam2  11 
Cocaine5  311
Heroin72131 
​Other Cathinones​62​1​1​55​5
​Other​10​5​4​1
​Totals​244​13​21​171​29​10

NB: Drug statistics include seizures made during house searches which were a consequence of arrests at the Ports or postal investigations. The ‘Other’ column represents seizures made in other jurisdictions as a result of intelligence led target operations or at the small ports.

Prohibited and restricted goods

Item

No of seizures

Airport

Harbour

Post Office / Freight

Milk21  21
Flick knives211 
CS spray1 1 
Pepper spray1 1 
Drug paraphernalia2 2 
Obscene DVDs2 2 
Knuckledusters22  

Endangered

species

1

1

  
Fireworks1 1 
Counterfeit goods5 14
Air rifle1 1 
Totals3941025

 

Revenue goods

Item

No of seizures

Airport

Harbour

Post Office / Freight

Cigarettes101663235826

Hand rolling

tobacco

310

162

125

23
Alcohol2421199231
T​otals156891357580

 

Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 on the Jersey Law website

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