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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

The police would MUCH rather just take the drugs. I used to work at a facility that handled controlled medications. One of my responsibilities was to take the medications of past patients to the ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

I assume you reported the break-in to the police? If your intent was to report this situation to the authorities, that would have been the time to do so. While I agree that the border patrol are ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

If either the American or or Canadian police find drugs in your car they will assume it's yours Possession is 9/10ths of the law. If there are drugs in your car a border agent will assume it's yours. ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

As pointed out by a commentor here, To CBP this is a "the dog ate my homework" story. I know, love and trust Franck. I know the story is true. The simple fact is, if you told this story ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

If you’re very paranoid about potential drugs, I’d pay for a full detail of the interior and exterior. I highly doubt the drug addict had specialty tools on them to hide drugs within the cars internal ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

Here is what I would do. Look through you car thoroughly and identify all illegal items but don't touch them Drive to the local police station, file a report and ask what to do with the illegal stuff....
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Auto/Manual transmissions in Europe

Many people think an automatic gearbox is detrimental to the pleasure of driving in Europe. This attitude is (slowly) changing now with the introduction of faster sequential automatic gearboxes with ...
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Auto/Manual transmissions in Europe

High gasoline prices in Europe, compared to the United States, made the small improvement in mileage worth staying with more efficient manual transmissions. Recent automatic transmissions have a much ...
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Auto/Manual transmissions in Europe

Same in the whole Eastern Europe from Greece and Turkey all the way to Estonia and Finland. The prevalence of manuals is even more pronounced in ex-socialist countries where the cars are on average ...
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Auto/Manual transmissions in Europe

Is that the case in the rest of EU, or just a Spanish thing? Percentage of cars with automatic transmission among 2018 sales (sales, not current fleet, and EVs are regarded as having automatic ...
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Auto/Manual transmissions in Europe

As a European, I would say that we definitely tend to drive manual cars way more than automatic, although automatic cars are becoming more common especially in city settings. Compared to, let's say 10 ...
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Joining a major road to A64 to Leeds from a small road

You should cross each carriageway separately. The Highway Code covers this: 173 Dual carriageways. When crossing or turning right, first assess whether the central reservation is deep enough to ...
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Joining a major road to A64 to Leeds from a small road

When you get to your red circle, you're likely to have to wait unless the road is very quiet. This can be a long wait. Remember you'll be starting from zero speed so if you join the fast (orange ...
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