Malaysia, Singapore Police To Jointly Combat New Trend In Drug Distribution


MIRI, April 11 (Bernama) — Police in Malaysia and Singapore have detected new tactics used by cross-border drug traffickers in the region which is to smuggle and distribute drugs through the Internet.

Bukit Aman Narcotics CID director Datuk Seri Mohd Mokhtar Mohd Shariff said, distribution tactics of drug traffickers are changing, from using land or sea to transport drug cargo using individuals who are easily duped to become drug traffickers, without realising they are ‘drug mules’ and their latest tactic is to use the Internet.

“They (drug traffickers) have their own website and they are also using Facebook, I cannot reveal details because it could interfere with investigations,” he told reporters after the 64th bilateral meeting of the Narcotics Division in Bukit Aman and Central Narcotics Bureau of Singapore here today…..

Source: Bernama

Leave a Reply