Photographer: Elisabeth Broeckaert
The Fight Against Cigarette Smuggling
This photo series illustrates European cooperation in the fight against fraud in the tobacco sector. OLAF, the European agency for the fight against fraud, is illustrating activity on fraud and other illegal action which harm the Union's financial interests, including those which result from organised crime.
Co-ordination of an anti-smuggling operation
Collaboration in the fight against fraud between OLAF and the Member States' Investigation ...
OLAF inspectors and Italian police inspect a lorry in the port of Ancona.
Lorry inspection in Ancona aided by a dog.
OLAF inspectors examine a container.
Air and sea patrol by the Italian police.
Radar used by smugglers to detect police.
Night patrol by the Italian financial guard and OLAF inspectors
A dog helps with an inspection carried out at the Swiss-Italian border.
Special forces of the Italian financial guard dismantle a vehicle on the Italian-Swiss ...
Discovery of marijuana in a compact disc player in the back of a lorry on the ...