On 23 June 2016, the Central Narcotics Bureau launched two separate operations that saw large seizures of a variety of drugs and the dismantling of one drug trafficking syndicate. The entire haul of drugs seized from these two operations was estimated
to be worth more than S$236,000.
Drug bust at Jalan Bukit Merah
Syndicate busted, syndicate leader and associate arrested
CENTRAL NARCOTICS BUREAU
24 JUNE 2016
Photo 1: Drugs and cash seized in CNB drug bust at Jalan Bukit Merah on 23 June 2016.
Photo 2: Drugs and cash recovered from CNB operation at Geylang and Bedok North Road on 23 June 2016.
 This is estimated using a typical purity level of 4%, based on drug seizures in recent years. The number of straws that are actually made may vary according to the purity level of the heroin used in the straws.
 1,000g of cannabis is sufficient to feed the addiction of about 143 abusers for a week.