Utama Ahad, 22 Julai 2018 | Unit Pusat Sumber | Agensi Antidadah Kebangsaan Carian

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Drug addict held over abuse of baby daughter

KEPALA BATAS - A 34-year-old drug addict, who was annoyed with the constant cries of his 20-day-old daughter, allegedly bit her head out of frustration. He had even tossed her into the air on several occasions at their house in Bumbung Lima, near here. He also threatened to sell the baby.

18/07/2018 | THE STAR

Assets and firearms seized from drug dealers

JOHOR BARU - Properties worth RM9.8mil were seized from drug dealers, as well as four pistols and 94 rounds of ammunition, says Johor Narcotics Criminal Investigation Dep­artment chief Asst Comm Lukas Aket. Police also seized 444.37kg of drugs worth RM14.37mil and detained 7,882 suspects during t...

17/07/2018 | THE STAR

Something ‘sounds’ fishy in this speaker

KUALA LUMPUR - A HiFi system can literally get the audience high – police found RM13,600 worth of drugs hidden inside. “On July 15 at about 4.40am, a police team conducted a check at a night club in the Shamelin area. Investigations in the control room led to the discovery of the drug-filled spe...

17/07/2018 | THE STAR

Cops seize 300kg of meth worth RM15mil

GEORGE TOWN - Police seized 306kg of methamphetamine worth RM15.3mil from a car parked at an apartment in Jelutong. Bukit Aman Narcotics Crime Investigation Department director Comm Datuk Seri Mohmad Salleh said policemen from Bukit Aman, Penang and Kedah jointly raided four locations in Penang...

09/07/2018 | THE STAR

MCPD : Number of below-40 drug addicts is disturbing

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) has expressed concern over the vast number of drug abusers in the country aged 40 and below. Its senior vice-chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye pointed out that drug abuse was most common among those aged between 19 and 39. “They mak...

02/07/2018 | THE STAR

Lorry with 300kg ganja stopped, driver nabbed

BANGKOK - Thai narcotics police stopped a lorry heading to Sungai Golok in Narathiwat near the Thai-Malaysian border and seized 300kg of ganja that was destined for Malaysia. The lorry was stopped at a security checkpoint in Chumphon, southern Thailand, about 8pm (local time) two days ago and th...

02/07/2018 | THE STAR

Drug ring busted with haul worth over RM600k

JOHOR BARU - Police scored their biggest heroin bust worth more than half a million ringgit this year with the arrests of eight men, including a Bangladeshi chemist. The raids were conducted at seven locations where three were houses in Taman Bukit Indah, Taman Mutiara Rini, Taman Tan Sri Yaacob...

26/06/2018 | THE STAR

Better help for drug addicts

BEIJING - China intends to set up provincial-level comprehensive hospitals nationwide to treat drug addicts who suffer from severe diseases during compulsory detoxification, according to the Ministry of Justice.

26/06/2018 | THE STAR

Drugs worth RM300,000 seized in Penang

GEORGE TOWN - Police seized various types of drugs worth RM300,000 during a series of raids in Ayer Itam, Jelutong and Seberang Prai. Penang police chief Comm Datuk A. Thaiveegan said the drugs seized were 18.62kg of heroin, 52.66gm of ketamine and 2,600 ecstacy and Erimin 5 pills.

20/06/2018 | THE STAR

A real mess in Bangladesh drug war

COX'S BAZAR - Bangladesh Akramul Haque was a meth kingpin who died after opening fire at police, one of 130 accused dealers killed in murky late-night shootouts in an increasingly bloody war on drugs. But his wife has gone public with tapes that she says prove her husband was murdered in a set-up.

08/06/2018 | THE STAR

Singaporean amputee behind drug processing lab

ALOR SETAR - Police busted a drug processing laboratory and seized more than RM780,000 worth of drugs with the arrest of two men at a double-storey house in Taman Gunung here on Tuesday (June 5). Among the items seized were 9.99kg of heroin, 5.94kg of syabu, 1.48kg of heroin based substance, 10.8...

07/06/2018 | THE STAR

Drug processing lab busted with arrest of two men

GEORGE TOWN - Police busted a processing laboratory and seized more than RM730,000 worth of drugs with the arrest of two men in Bandar Baru Ayer Itam and Paya Terubong here.

17/05/2018 | THE STAR

Vet extradited to US over dog-smuggling heroin scheme

New York - A Colombian vet appeared in a New York court, accused of injecting liquid heroin into puppies to evade border control in a drug smuggling ring. Andres Lopez Elorez was arrested in Spain on a US warrant and extradited to the United States on Monday. If convicted on conspiracy charges, he r...

03/05/2018 | THE STAR

Drug addict slashes two women

KOTA KINABALU - Two women were severely injured when they were viciously attacked by a parang-wielding drug addict in an estate in Sabah's east coast Kinabatangan district.

27/04/2018 | THE STAR

Eight sentenced to death over drugs

JAKARTA - Eight Taiwanese drug smugglers were sentenced to death by an Indonesian court after being nabbed with around a tonne of crystal methamphetamine in a country that has some of the world's toughest anti-drug laws.

27/04/2018 | THE STAR