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Iranian drug makers entered Malaysia as `missionaries,` cops say

KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — Federal police have crippled a RM27 million drug syndicate with the arrest of eight men, including two Iranians, who had entered the country as “missionaries”. The raids took place on Wednesday at five locations in Perak and Selangor. The Narcotics Crime Investigation Depar...

17/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

MCPF calls for Cabinet to take swift action on school drug issue

The education ministry should take the currently deteriorating drug abuse situation among school students to the Cabinet for immediate action. Malaysian Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) vice-chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye said while the problem was not new, it nevertheless needed serious attention...

13/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Minister: Legalising medical marijuana not top priority

June 13 ― Putrajaya will not legalise the use of cannabis for medical purposes yet as it’s not an immediate priority, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam said today. He said the government had “other” priorities, but did not specify what they were. “Not as yet. I think we went th...

13/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Will we ever see the introduction of medical marijuana here

KUALA LUMPUR, June 12 — Mention marijuana to the average Malaysian and chances are high that he or she will not immediately associate it with chronic pain management even though medical marijuana is not new overseas. Some pain experts here though have expressed cautious support for Malaysia to al...

12/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Wake up and fight drug menace

IT is shocking to hear that the National Anti-Drug Agency recorded a total of 127,606 drug addicts between 2013 and 2015. According to race, the Malays make up the biggest number with 100,240 drug addicts (78.54%) from the total during the period. The ugliest part is that out of this, 88,597 wer...

08/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Penang cops uncover drug lab, seize drugs worth RM1.2m

GEORGE TOWN, June 8 — Penang police have uncovered a drug processing laboratory and detained a couple believed to have been involved in processing RM1.2 million worth of drugs at an apartment in Sungai Ara on Monday. In the operation, police seized several types of drugs including 3,838 ecstasy pil...

08/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Police seize more than RM350,000 worth of meth in Kuching

KUCHING, June 7 — Police seized more than 1kg of drugs believed to be syabu (methamphetamine) worth RM355,964 and detained three suspects in two separate incidents in Kuching yesterday and early this morning. Sarawak Narcotics CID chief Supt Lukas Aket said the first case involved syabu packed...

07/06/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Children on drugs left behind by `high` parents By Esther Josh Monday

KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 — Children as young as seven are getting caught up in the web of addiction because of their drug-using parents. They are taking drugs left lying around by their parents who are “high”, National Anti-Drug Agency deputy director-general Azizan Ariffin said. Azizan said users we...

23/05/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Anti-drug schemes must see results, NGOs told

KUALA LUMPUR: Non-govern¬mental organisations dealing with drug issues must emphasise on the outcome of their missions and not just come out with programmes, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Prime Minister said many anti-drug programmes had been conducted at all levels from the gr...

23/05/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Three jump into lake to avoid drug raid

KUALA LUMPUR: Three men who leapt into a lake to avoid a narcotics raid were fished out by firefighters alive but covered in mud. The men, aged between 32 and 35, jumped into the lake which used to be an abandoned mine near the Batu Caves roundabout and hid in the marshes. They were avoiding a nar...

23/05/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Teen, four others held over sale of firearms

Kuala Lumpur - A group of suspected illegal firearm dealers including a 17 year old were arrested after they were exposed by a robber who had bought a fun from them. The robber used a gun he had bought from the dealers to commit the robbery. Following the investigation to his house in Taman Kepong...

20/05/2016 | MALAY MAIL

RM 3.2M syabu in air-coolers seized from Nigerian

A Nigerian with 20.8kg of syabu worth RM3.2M was srrested on Wednesday. The Student, aged 27 who had been in the country for two years using a student visa, hid the drugs in 11 air coolers in his rented house in Bandar Bukit Mahkota Cheras.

29/04/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Dirty cops paid drug money by cartel

PETALING JAYA, April 27 — Six Selangor anti-narcotics enforcers have been arrested on suspicion of being on the payroll of a major drug ring that was crippled last week when RM36 million worth of syabu was seized. Sources told Malay Mail the ‘dirty six’ — an inspector and the rest lance corporals —...

27/04/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Everyone`s a soldier in war against drugs

Malaysia declared war on drugs since 1983 and untilnow it is still the contry`s number one enemy. Instead of seeing the drug scourge relenting it has gone worse in the past 33 years where the number of drug addicts has risen and drug trafficking acivities do not show any signs of slowing down. Chi...

27/04/2016 | MALAY MAIL

Minister: act against drug peddling in schools

Ipoh - Education Ministry wants the police and AADK to step up enforcement ins schools where drugs or drug laced food are being pushed to children. The ministry are aware of the hotspots which are being used to peddle drugs including to school students. The syndicate also recruited children to ent...

22/04/2016 | MALAY MAIL