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Pakistani freed of drug charge

Shah Alam : A 27-year-old Pakistani natinal was spared the gallows when he was acquitted by the High Court here of a drug trafficking charge. Mohammad Zohaid Khan walked away a free man after he was acquitted and discharged for allegedly trafficking almost four kilograms of cannabis in 2016. The Sun...

03/02/2018 | THE STAR

Man jumping on car in video a drug addict, say cops

KOTA KINABALU: A man who was seen in a viral video jumping on top of a car at a roundabout in Likas here is a drug addict with a criminal record. Kota Kinabalu police chief Asst Comm M. Chandra said that the 36-year-old man is under police custody after passers-by overpowered him shortly after h...

02/02/2018 | THE STAR

Couple’s drug-making business busted

BATU GAJAH - A couple's drug-making business here came to an end when police raided their home. Police seized heroin, ketamine, caffeine powder and chloroform along with an Audi TT car.

02/02/2018 | THE STAR

San Francisco to wipe clean old ganja convictions

The city of San Francisco is set to wipe clean criminal convictions linked to marijuana offenses dating back over 40 years, weeks after California legalized the drug. California's legalization of recreational marijuana took effect at the beginning of January, making the state the largest legal ma...

02/02/2018 | THE STAR

18 held and drugs worth RM18mil seized in Kajang

NILAI: Drugs worth RM18mil was seized and 18 foreigners were arrested in a Customs Department raid on a makeshift store in Kajang, Selangor. Heroin and ketamine were found in 37 sacks weighing close to 25kg, Customs director-general Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy said yesterday.

30/01/2018 | THE STAR

Fear over widespread drug abuse among students

KUALA TERENGGANU: The 38 students arrested in Terengganu for drug-related offences last year could just be the tip of the iceberg, authorities fear. Bukit Aman Narcotics Crime In­­ves­tigation Division director Comm Datuk Seri Mohmad Salleh said although the number may look small, the actual figu...

29/01/2018 | THE STAR

Actor pleads not guilty to drug abuse charga

PETALING JAYA: Actor and director Datuk Farid Kamil was charged at the magistrate's court here with self administering THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol), one of the active components in ganja, into his body. The 37-year-old pleaded not guilty after the charge was read out here on Thursday (Jan 25)....

26/01/2018 | THE STAR

Two elderly men nabbed in drugs op

PARIT BUNTAR: The Perak National Anti-Drug Agency (AADK) has detained 14 people, including two elderly men, who tested positive for morphine, during an operation at the old market area in Tanjung Piandang here. Kerian AADK enforcement chief Shahrul Nizam Baharuddin said the duo, aged 68 and 72,...

25/01/2018 | THE STAR

Cops nab two and seize 4.4kg of drugs

GEORGE TOWN: Police busted a drug processing laboratory in Relau and confiscated RM158,000 worth of heroin in a raid on Sunday. During the 9pm raid, police found 4.4kg of heroin, 383 grams of heroin base, 35kg of caffeine powder, apart from drug processing substances including sodium, essential o...

24/01/2018 | THE STAR

On the hunt for owner of ketum water ‘kitchen’

Ipoh - Police are hunting for the owner of a ketum water 'kitchen' at Taman Pakatan Jaya here. Five hired workers were arrested after the premises was raided.

24/01/2018 | THE STAR

Wannabe chemists made drugs by watching YouTube

JOHOR BARU: The exploits of two wannabe chemists – who learnt how to process drugs by watching YouTube – were short-lived when police raided a house in Muar. Besides being an underground drug lab, the house in Jalan Sulaiman, had also been used as a temple. Johor police chief Comm Datuk Mohd...

22/01/2018 | THE STAR

Cash found stashed inside toy bear

Sepang - Customs officers thwarted attempts to smuggle cash and drugs into the country via the country's airports. Customs Department director-general Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy said his officers found cash hidden inside a soft toy during an inspection. Subramaniam told a press conference that t...

20/01/2018 | THE STAR

Klang Valley night club drug syndicate busted

KUALA LUMPUR: Drugs worth more than RM4mil were seized when police busted a major syndicate behind the illicit drug trade at night clubs in the Klang Valley. Three people were arrested. One of them is the mastermind of the syndicate, known as the CK gang. The syndicate is believed to be the s...

19/01/2018 | THE STAR

‘We’ll probe case of drug mules caught in Taiwan’

KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman will investigate the case where five Malaysian drug mules were caught in Taiwan, says Comm Datuk Seri Mohmad Salleh. The detention of the drug mules came in the wake of a teenager found with nearly RM300,000 worth of drugs strapped to his legs on Dec 13, in Malaysia. T...

15/01/2018 | THE STAR

Cops recover RM2mil in cash during raids

KUALA LUMPUR: Police recovered around RM2.1mil in cash during raids to cripple a drug syndicate. The syndicate, which included a policeman, was taken down when officers from the Special Tactical Intelligence Narcotics Group (Sting) and Narcotics Crime Investigation Department (NCID) conducted simult...

13/01/2018 | THE STAR