A Senegalese man was arrested at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City for trafficking nearly 1.6 kg of cocaine he had swallowed, the customs office at the airport announced on August 12.
The Customs Department of Ho Chi Minh City has collaborated with the municipal police to detect three postal consignments containing nearly 8kgs of meth.
PSNews – The Investigation Police Department on Drug-related Crimes under the Ministry of Public Security and the Drug and Crime Control Department under the Command of Border Guard, Ministry of Defence, on April 9 signed a coordination agreement in preventing and fighting drug-related crimes.
Police in the northwestern border province of Dien Bien have seized 110,000 methamphetamine pills in two separate cases.
PSNews-The People’s Police Academy (PPA) opened the 1st Hmong Language Course for professors and students specializing in reconnaissance of drug-related crimes.
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.
PSNews - A conference on enhancing law dissemination and suppression of drug-related crimes along the Vietnam – Laos borderline took place on August 20 in Thanh Hoa under the chair of Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security of Vietnam, and Lieutenant General Somvang Thammasith, Deputy Minister of Public Security of Laos.
PSNews - Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security, received Lieutenant General Somvang Thammasith, Deputy Minister of Public Security of Laos, who in Vietnam to attend a conference on enhancing law dissemination and suppression of drug-related crimes along the Vietnam – Laos borderline, on August 19 in Thanh Hoa.
PSNews - The Investigation Police Department on Drug-related Crimes and the Police Departments of Tay Ninh and Ho Chi Minh City have just cracked down on a major transnational drug trafficking ring from Cambodia to Vietnam.
The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) coordinated with the Ministry of Interior of Cambodia and other Vietnamese functional forces to organize a conference on June 13 in Tay Ninh to launch campaign to suppress drug-related crimes along the Vietnam – Cambodia borderline.
Police in the northern mountainous province of Son La on June 4 arrested a man when he was illegally transporting 20 bricks of heroin (about seven kilograms) in Co Phay hamlet, Tan Lap commune, Moc Chau district.
The border guard force of the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has raided a drug trafficking ring, arresting eight suspects and seizing 40 grams of methamphetamine.
Border guards of the northwestern mountainous province of Dien Bien and Lao competent forces on May 18 arrested two Lao men for smuggling 120,000 meth pills.
PSNews – The Provincial Police, Border Guard and Customs agencies and authorities of the border localities of Ha Tinh on April 15 agreed to launch an intensive campaign to suppress drug-related crimes in Vietnamese areas along the Vietnam-Laos borderline.
Border guards and police officers from the southwestern province of An Giang have arrested five people involving in the largest cross-border drug trafficking ring in the locality.
The Investigation Police Department for Drug-Related Criminals under the Ministry of Public Security has issued a decision to start legal proceedings for a major drug trafficking case involving four defendants, including one Chinese national, for the illegal transporting and smuggling of drugs.
The police of Vietnam and the Philippines have worked together on the trans-national case trafficking 300 kilos of drugs in Vietnam and seized 276 kilos more in the Philippines.
The Ministry of Public Security, in coordination with the Border Guards and the General Department of Vietnam Customs, broke a major drug trafficking ring on March 20, seizing 300kg of drugs.
Police in the northern mountainous province of Son La said on March 14 they have caught a man smuggling a large amount of opium and meth pills.
PSNews - Permanent Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh, January 30, paid pre-Tet visits to the Investigation Police Department on Drug-related Crimes and Criminal Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS).