Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) continued with its relentless anti-drug crackdown and launched another extensive island-wide operation from 15 July to 19 July 2013. CNB officers arrested a total of 92 suspected drug offenders. Drugs worth more than S$21,000 were seized, including about 200 grams of heroin and small amounts of cannabis, Erimin-5 tablets and ‘Ice’.
The operation was conducted island-wide including Bedok, Beo Crescent, Boon Lay, Bukit Batok, Dakota Crescent, Eunos, Geylang, Ghim Moh, Marsiling, North Bridge Road, Taman Jurong, Toa Payoh, Woodlands and Yishun.
Investigations are on-going.
Director CNB, Mr Ng Ser Song thanked all the officers who were involved in the operation and said, “CNB will continue with its intensive enforcement efforts against illicit drug activities. Singapore has a zero-tolerance stance against drugs and we will not hesitate to bring drug offenders to justice.”
CENTRAL NARCOTICS BUREAU
19 July 2013
Photo 1: CNB officers checking a unit for suspected drug activities in an operation.
Photo 2: Suspects arrested by CNB officers during an operation. Also shown are the drug exhibits seized at the same location.
Photo 3: A box containing drugs and drug paraphernalia were among some items seized from one of the operations.
Photo 4: CNB officers arresting a drug suspect.