Smuggling. Smuggling is the illegal transportation of objects or people. History. In England smuggling first became a recognised problem in the 13th century. Types of smuggling. Goods. Much smuggling occurs. People smuggling. With regard to. Wildlife. Wildlife smuggling results. What happens to smugglers? The person or a gang generally would be tried in a court. Conclusion. Smugglers allways smuggle. Videos. Thank you for listening.