Smuggling methods, bringing illegal drugs into the Unites States and many parts of the world vary depending largely on geography. Carrying drugs by backpack or land vehicle works along the U.S. and Mexico border. Car and truck smuggling is used as well. Something new is the "submersible" a submarine type vehicle which travels just beneath the surface of the ocean. Container ships, contain bulk shipments of drugs, or drugs are concealed inside commercial products destined for the market.
Below are some images of cocaine, methamphetamine or marijuana concealed in the door panels or under the hood of a car and elsewhere. There is also an image of a "body carry", drugs taped to a person and concealed by clothes. Other images are of drugs seized by the Coast Guard.
The following images are of cocaine, marijuana or other drugs seized by the U.S. Coast Guard.