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Veteran Golden Triangle drug runner gets life

Bangkok: A Thai court sentenced a notorious 76-year-old drug trafficker to life in prison after he was allegedly caught trying to sell 20kg of crystal meth in the Golden Triangle drug-producing region. Laota Seanlee – a former anti-Communist guerilla turned drug runner who famously opened an eponymo...

14/12/2017 | THE STAR

KL copss record rise in unarmed robberies and snatch thefts

Kuala Lumpur : Despite an overall decrease in crime in the city, robbery without weapons and snatch thefts increased this year 370 cases. City police chief Comm Datuk Mazlan Lazim said overall crime decreased by mote than 25% (11, 815 cases recorded this year compared with 15, 785 last year. Meanwhi...

05/12/2017 | THE STAR

Life in jail for traffickers mulled

A PROPOSAL to abolish the mandatory death sentence in sentencing drug traffickers was tabled in the Dewan Rakyat. These amendments to the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952 (Act 234) seek to revert to the original law prior to 1983, which allowed the Court to impose life imprisonment with whipping or deat...

24/11/2017 | THE STAR

Drugs and gangs the main concern in Selangor schools

SHAH ALAM: Drugs and gangs remain the top disciplinary concern in schools for police and the state Education Department, with 50 cases recorded in the first 10 months of this year. Most of the arrested students were aged 16 to 17, but one of them was as young as 13, said Selangor police chief Com...

23/11/2017 | THE STAR

Drug policy drafted to match TN50 plan

The Home Ministry has drafted a strategic plan to implement the National Drug Policy to match its aspirations under the National Transformation 50 (TN50) plan. Deputy Home Minister Datuk Masir Kujat said the national drug policy has five major thrusts, which are prevention, treatment and rehabili...

23/11/2017 | THE STAR

Husam’s son denies having drug in house

KOTA BARU: Datuk Husam Musa's son Ahmad Syafi pleaded not guilty to a charge of possessing 20g of methamphetamine. Ahmad Syafi was accused of being in possession of 20g of methamphetamine at house in Kampung Jelutong on Nov, 18.

23/11/2017 | THE STAR

Four drug dealers nabbed

Kuala Lumpur - Three men and an Indonesian woman who are believed to be drug dealers were arrested during separated raids in the city. They were arrested with drugs including Erimin 5 pills, ketamine, ecstasy pills, ganja, methamphetamine an liquid believed to be drugs that were stored in ice lemon...

22/11/2017 | THE STAR

Major drug supply ring crippled

Klang - Police believe that they have crippled a major drug supply ring with the recovery of ecstasy and eramin 5 pills from two premises in Jalan Tepi Sungai here. Two jobless men were arrested from two neighbouring double storey houses here.

22/11/2017 | THE STAR

Husam in the dark over son's arrest in drub bust

Kota Bharu - More than 30 hours has passed since Datuk Husam Musa was informed that a group of men had taken his son away. But the Salor assemblyman still had not received official word from the police that his son had been arrested to help investigation into a drug-related case.

20/11/2017 | THE STAR

Drug gang operating from ‘fortified’ shoplot in Chow Kit

A GANG of drug traffickers opera­ting in Chow Kit has “fortified” their premises at a double-storey shoplot, barring entrance with two sets of grille doors and installing a sophisticated CCTV system, reported Metro Ahad. The doors were also secured with four sets of locks. It was understood t...

13/11/2017 | THE STAR

Govt hopes to table proposed amendment to Drugs Act

The Government hopes to table the proposed amendment to Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act (1952) in this Parliament meeting after getting Cabinet approval. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said said the final draft of the amendment is yet to be presented...

09/11/2017 | THE STAR

Cops: 17% increase in drug cases in Perak this year

IPOH: Police have recorded a 17% increase in the number of people involved with drugs in the state this year. Between January and October 2017, police have arrested 6,802 people compared with 5,812 within the same period last year. Of the 6,802, some 2,072 were drug traffickers while 4,730 are...

09/11/2017 | THE STAR

Datuk Seri charged with using drugs

KUALA LUMPUR: The "Datuk Seri" who claimed trial to assaulting three Rela personnel, was charged with testing positive for methaphetamine three years ago. Liow Soon Hee, 29, was accused of testing positive for the drug during a urine test on Feb 1, 2014. He was accused under Section 15(1)(a)...

07/11/2017 | THE STAR

Celebrity nabbed for drug possession

PETALING JAYA: A 25-year-old local celebrity was caught for drug possession last Friday (Nov 3). City police chief Comm Datuk Mazlan Lazim said that the suspect and two others aged between 20 to 25 years old were inspected by Wangsa Maju police at about 1.30am. The check led to the discovery...

07/11/2017 | THE STAR

No hiding from us, cops warn drug syndicates

JOHOR BARU: Drug syndicates are trying to avoid the law by setting up their processing laboratories in remote and secluded parts of the state – but police say there is no safe haven for them. Comm Mohamad said the NCID and Johor police recently crippled a drug processing laboratory in a shed at a...

03/11/2017 | THE STAR