Creating False Identities for Transplants in China

Brokers in China who specialize in creating counterfeit documents that allow organ trafficking to take place has increased the rate of living transplants in the country. In 2010, 40 percent of all organ transplants took place between living donors, compared to 15 percent in 2006. The remaining transplants take place primarily with organs trafficked from executed prisoners.

Fake Green Card and Fake Social Security Card

Fake IDs are often including in the smuggling fees for undocumented immigrants who are smuggled from Mexico.While in the United States, undocumented immigrants are able to purchase identifications from flea markets and other vendors for $75 to $300. Papers available for purchase include Social Security cards, Driver Licenses, and Green Cards.