The Advanced Contraband Detector is a hand held device, which positively detect anomalies packed in a scanned item. This is a fast and effective way to detect contraband concealed in objects such as tires, cargo, doors, walls and any other objects or substances that contain contraband. The principle of operation for the advanced contraband detector is the measurement of the difference in density between contraband and the object in which the contraband is hidden. The advanced contraband detector uses sensitive microwave energy for detection. The complete kit includes probe, earpiece, battery pack, full instructions and carrying case.