Utama Isnin, 19 Februari 2018 | Unit Pusat Sumber | Agensi Antidadah Kebangsaan Carian

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Children exploited by drug addict parents

AMOTHER was found to have used her twomonth-old baby for money to satisfy her drug addiction. This was revealed during a joint operation under the National Blue Ocean Strategy with the National Anti-Drug Agency (Nada), police and the state Education and Welfare Departments. A state Welfare Depart...

14/02/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Victims may become a threat to others

ALOR STAR: Kedah National AntiDrug Agency (Nada) icon Dr Zaki Zaman Abd Rashid said the number of cases involving children being exploited by their drug addict parents was on the rise. “Imagine the future of children who have been exposed to or are using drugs as a result of having drug addict pa...

14/02/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

264 Kedah teens used drugs last year’

ALOR STAR: There has been a worrying upward trend in the number of teenagers who use drugs in Kedah. State National Anti-Drug Agency (Nada) director Mahadzir Elias said 264 teenagers, aged between 13 and 18, tested positive for drugs last year. “This shows an increase from 41 teens in 2016. Mo...

14/02/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

7 held, RM4.5 drugs seized

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have crippled a drug syndicate producing and smuggling Ecstasy pills, with the seizure of RM4.5 million worth of drugs and arrest of seven people. Federal police Narcotics Department (intelligence/operation) deputy director Datuk Kang Chez Chiang said the syndicate had been a...

08/02/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Narcotics Dept cop charged with accepting RM3,000 bribe

KUALA TERENGGANU: A police inspector has pleaded not guilty at the Session’s Court today to a charge of accepting RM3,000 bribe as an inducement to reduce the charges on a drug offender under his investigation. The accused, Lee Beng Oui, 37, from the Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department at...

02/02/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Customs seizes RM18 million worth of drugs

NILAI: The Royal Customs Department has crippled a drug syndicate and seized RM18 million worth of drugs weighing a total of 880 kilogrammes. Its director general Datuk Seri T Subromaniam said the department received a tip off from the public and a team of enforcement officers raided a storage pr...

30/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Farid Kamil charged with drug abuse

PETALING JAYA: Popular actor and director Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari was brought to court again to face a drug abuse charge. Farid however pleaded not guilty to the offence before magistrate Nor Ariffin Hisham. He was charged with self administration of a drug called 11-nor-delta-9-tetrahydro ca...

26/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Thai lorry bound for Malaysia had drugs hidden among watermelons

BANGKOK: Drug traffickers gave a new meaning to ‘iced watermelon’ when 300kg of crystal methamphetamine were found in a consignment of fruit in a Malaysia-bound lorry. The lorry was stopped at a police checkpoint in Nakhon Ratchasima, northeast of Thailand, two days ago. Upon checking its cont...

24/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

4 held, RM16,000 worth of drugs seized

PASIR MAS: Police have arrested four men for having drugs worth RM16,000 in four raids here and in Rantau Panjang. The arrests and seizures were part of a three-day operation held in collaboration with the General Operations Force (GOF), which ended on Saturday.

22/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Cops nab addicts, pusher at Jempol’s latest drug hotspot

JEMPOL: Frequent operations conducted by the police here have forced drug pushers and addicts to abandon their usual hideouts and hotspots to avoid detection. The latest drug hotspot, known as Port Rey in Kampung Lonek here, was ambushed by police in an operation at 2.20pm on Saturday, leading to...

22/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Drug-trafficking syndicate crippled

A DRUG-trafficking syndicate in Muar has been using YouTube to learn how to manufacture Ecstasy . Its activity was discovered after a team from the Muar Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department raided a shed in Jalan Sulaiman on Friday. Johor police chief Datuk Mohd Khalil Kader Mohd said b...

22/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

3 arrested over drugs in Seremban

SEREMBAN: Police crippled a drug-pushing syndicate with the arrest of three men in a two-day swoop here. Packets of a crystal-like substance, believed to be heroin and methamphetamine worth. RM10,000 were seized.

22/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Four brothers held over drug abuse

FOUR brothers in Kampung Syed Omar here were detained for drug abuse, three months after their three sisters were caught for failing a drug test. The brothers, aged between 17 and 30, were detained during a raid by the National Anti-Drugs Agency (Nada) on Monday. Perlis Nada director Azizah Ah...

18/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

'Farid's antics due to family woes'

Petaling Jaya - Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) could be behind Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari's strange behavior, claims his brother, Fadzil Zahari. When met at the magistrate's court complex here yesterday where Farid was attending an remand hearing over an alleged assault at a police station, Fadzil said f...

13/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Cop nabbed over alleged involvement in drug ring

KUALA LUMPUR: Police on Thursday nabbed one of their own on suspicion of being a drug pusher in a swoop that saw seven others taken into custody. The policeman was believed to be a middleman in a drug syndicate involving seven men and a woman aged between 32 and 59 years old. Bukit Aman Narcotics In...

13/01/2018 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES