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KL club’s secret back door doesn’t fool police

An entertainment outlet in Bukit Bintang believed that the use of a secret door at the back of the premises to allow customers entry beyond operating hours would be enough to fool the authorities. However, it wasn’t enough to pull the wool over the eyes of the cops, when the Federal AntiVice, Gambli...

23/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Soldiers find cannabis farm

Soldiers discovered a plot of land filled with marijuana plants following the arrest of a man in Keerom, Papua, recently. Members of the Indonesian Military Infantry Division 126/Kala Cakti Border Security Task Force made the arrest and seizure, according to the Tempo.co portal. Battalion commander...

23/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Police going all out to hunt drug lords

Police will step up operations and raids to hunt down leaders of drug syndicates , Bukit Aman Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department (NCID) director Datuk Ayob Khan Mydin Pitchay said. He said efforts to prevent drug trafficking would be futile until the drug lords were eliminated. “Over the pa...

22/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

RM6.6m in smuggled items seized during Op Wawasan

The General Operations Force (GOF) of the Ninth Battalion seized RM6.6 million worth of smuggled items in operations along the Kelantan-Thai border. GOF Ninth Battalion Field commanding officer Deputy Superintendent Ismail Sidek said the seizures were made during Op Wawasan held between April 26 and...

21/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Bid to distribute drugs in Kelantan foiled, 3 nabbed

Kelantan police have foiled two attempts to distribute drugs into the state recently. State acting police chief Datuk Muhamad Zaki Harun said police had seized more than RM27,000 worth of drugs in the two cases last week. He said three locals were also arrested in the operations, both in Pasir Mas....

19/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Syndicate smuggling drugs in crayons busted

An international drug syndicate was busted when its tactic of smuggling drugs in coloured crayons for export via courier companies was exposed following a roadside arrest of a man here on Thursday. Northeast district police chief Assistant Commissioner Soffian Santong said the arrest of the 25-year-...

19/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

MMEA: 340 maritime crime cases recorded from Jan-April

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has recorded 340 cases involving maritime criminal activities from January to April this year. MMEA maritime enforcement and coordination division director Rear Admiral (M) Hamid Mohd Amin said the maritime criminal activities recorded included the sm...

18/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Duo nabbed after trying to ram into police car

Police shot at a car when the driver tried to crash into them in Kampung Limbawang here on Tuesday. Two suspects, aged 31 and 35, were arrested later after their car skidded on a flooded road in Jalan Melulugus, near Beaufort Community College. District police chief Deputy Superintendent Yusoff Zaki...

12/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Police recapture 2 Bukit Chabang Puspen escapees

Two inmates of the Bukit Chabang Narcotics Addiction Rehabilitation Centre (Puspen) who escaped on Saturday were rearrested on Monday. Padang Besar police chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd Shokri Abdullah said the male detainees were apprehended in front of a factory in Chuping about 1pm. “When we c...

11/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

A$20m drugs found near body of diver

Australian police yesterday launched a probe after 50kg of suspected cocaine, estimated to be worth A$20 million, was found near the body of a diver washed up on a riverbank in New South Wales state. A man wearing diving equipment was found lying unconscious near the Hunter River at Newcastle, on Mo...

11/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Two more suspects held over murder in hotel room

Police have arrested two suspects to aid an investigation into the fatal shooting of a man in a Bukit Bintang hotel last Tuesday. The suspects, aged 47 and 51, were arrested in a raid on a house in Puchong at 8.15pm on Wednesday. Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Azmi Abu Kassim said in the raid, poli...

06/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Colombia extradites drug lord to US

One of Colombia’s most notorious drug lords was extradited Wednesday to the United States to face drug trafficking charges, announced President Ivan Duque. “I want to reveal that Dairo Antonio Usuga, alias ‘Otoniel’ has been extradited,” Duque said on Twitter, calling him “the most dangerous drug tr...

06/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Drug rehab patients yearn to see their families during Aidilfitri

Kuala Lumpur - The one thing that 36-year-old Bob, a resident of the Narcotic Addiction Rehabilitation Centre (Puspen) in Dengkil near here, misses most during Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebrations is not ketupat, rendang, or lemang, but a fried rice dish made by his ex-wife. The last time Bob (not his...

05/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

‘Singapore ties unaffected by Nagaenthran execution’

Kuantan - Malaysia's diplomatic ties with Singapore are unshaken following the execution of Nagaenthran K.Dharmalingam for drug trafficking on April 27. The Malaysian was hanged despite pleas by various quarters including Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah...

01/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES

Man with 800 meth pills nabbed

Pasir Mas -A labourer was arrested in possession of 800 methamphetamine pills worth about RM8,000 early yesterday. Pasir Mas district police chief Assistant Commissioner Nasaruddin Md Nasir said the suspect was detained in a raid at Kampung Gual Pasong Hantu near Rantau Panjang.

01/05/2022 | NEWS STRAITS TIMES/SUNDAY TIMES