General To Lam, Vietnamese Minister of Public Security on February 19 received Mr. Saleh Adibi and Mr. Sampath Prasanna Walpita Gamage, who were newly appointed as Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassadors of Iran and Sri Lanka to Vietnam.
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.
Border guards in the central province of Quang Tri, in coordination with the security force of Savannakhet province of Laos, have arrested a Lao man for smuggling 94,000 meth pills.
PSNews – The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) on December 19 organized a video-conference to improve its officers’ skills in monitoring law enforcement of public security personnel and organizations.
Police of the central province of Quang Binh recently seized 308.6kg of crystal meth, the largest single amount confiscated in the province so far.
The border guard force of central Quang Tri province on August 28 arrested a Lao man carrying 65.800 methamphetamine pills from Laos to Vietnam.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court on August 21 began a trial of 12 defendants for “activities aimed at overthrowing the people’s administration,” under Article 79 of the 1999 Penal Code.
Authorised forces in Ho Chi Minh City on June 27 discovered and seized about 12.5 kilogrammes of methamphetamine hidden in eight parcels sent to Vietnam from some European countries via express mail service (EMS).
Ho Chi Minh City Police said on June 14 that they are consolidating dossiers to deal with 310 people who caused public disorder in recent days.
The list of fugitive Russian businesspeople willing to return from the United Kingdom, compiled by Russian commissioner for entrepreneurs' rights Boris Titov, has been received by Kremlin, the presidential administration will study the document in consultations with law enforcement agencies, the Kremlin spokesman said Wednesday.
Cuban and U.S. officials concluded on Friday a week of talks on law enforcement cooperation in Washington with a meeting on the combat against illicit drug trafficking, at a time of heightened tensions.
PSNews – The 2nd Security Dialogue between the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) of Vietnam and the Indonesian National Police (INP) hosted by the INP in Jakarta on December 25.
PSNews – The Standing Office on Drug Prevention and Control, under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), organized a training course on treatment and rehabilitation of drug addicts for Cambodian officers.
PSNews - A senior officials’ dialogue on security was organized on November 4 in Colombo, Sri Lanka between two delegations of the Ministry of Public Security of Vietnam, and the Ministry of Law, Order and Southern Development of Sri Lanka.
PSNews - Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Minister of Public Security met Mr. Christian Berger, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of German to Vietnam and Mr. Prak Nguon Hong, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Cambodia to Vietnam on October 27 in Hanoi.