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OCCRP JAIL CRUNCH: INTERVIEWS FROM THE INSIDE

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In this video, OCCRP visits a young Romanian who left his country for construction work in Spain. For fun, and a bit of money, he smuggled small amounts of marijuana on his bus trips back to Romania. He describes his method of packing and concealing the contraband for the journeys, along with the fateful day Romanian police were among his friends waiting for him at the bus station. Country: ROMANIA Convict: RADU GRECU Crime & Sentence: INTERNATIONAL DRUG TRAFFICKING, 3 YEAR SENTENCE PRISON CRUCH: INTERVIEWS FROM THE INSIDE is a project coordinated by The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP). OCCRP journalists conducted dozens of interviews with convicted criminals throughout Eastern Europe. The videos compliment an interactive data set, which together provide a window into how crime works in the region.