The Investigation Police Department on Drug-related Crimes and the Institute of Science and Technology under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), recently signed an agreement in research and application of scientific and technological advances to the production and use of professional and technical means and support instruments in drug prevention and combat.
Border guards of the central province of Quang Tri on November 6 coordinated with Lao competent forces to arrest three men, seizing 30,000 meth pills they were trafficking from Laos to Vietnam.
PSNews - The 18th trilateral/bilateral ministerial meeting on drug control cooperation between Cambodia - Lao PDR - Vietnam kicked off on September 11. Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security chaired the meeting.
The police of Song Ma district and Chieng Khoong commune in the northern mountainous province of Son La on August 7 arrested a local man for storing 11 bricks of alleged heroin and using drug.
Three drug traffickers were arrested in the northern mountainous province of Son La on September 27.
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan applauded efforts to fight drug crimes and promote people-to-people exchanges with Laos by border guards of the Tay Trang International Border Gate while visiting the northwestern province of Dien Bien on March 12.