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Arrests shutdown major Lao-Vietnam drug pipeline

Arrests shutdown major Lao-Vietnam drug pipeline

VOV.VN - At a press conference on Friday, August 11, police in the central province of Nghe An announced what they called the closure of a major heroin and ecstasy pipeline from Laos to Vietnam.

Public security ministry reviews July operation

Public security ministry reviews July operation

The Ministry of Public Security reported on July 25 that its force brought to light 3,832 criminal cases and arrested 7,727 people involved and smashed 198 criminal rings in July.

Hoa Binh court sentences heroin trafficker to death

Hoa Binh court sentences heroin trafficker to death

The People’s Court of the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh on July 20 sentenced a man to death and gave two others a life sentence on charges of trafficking and transporting 30 bricks of heroin.

Police make record setting opium bust in Son La

Police make record setting opium bust in Son La

VOV.VN - Authorities this week seized nearly five kilos of opium resin, one of the biggest such busts in recent history, in the northern province of Son La, according to the Vietnam News Agency.

Police officers arrest 2 men, seize 3.5 kilos of heroin

Police officers arrest 2 men, seize 3.5 kilos of heroin

VOV.VN - Police officials in the north-western province of Son La yesterday (June 19) said they seized 3.5 kilograms of heroin and arrested two male residents for transporting drugs with intent to distribute.

Son La: illegal drug transporters arrested

Son La: illegal drug transporters arrested

The police of Song Ma district, the northern mountainous province of Son La, have detained two men for illegally transporting 10 cakes of heroin (about 3.5 kg).

Phu Tho sentences three heroin traffickers to death

Phu Tho sentences three heroin traffickers to death

The People’s Court of northern Phu Tho province on June 15 sentenced three men to death and another to life in jail for trafficking 300 heroin bricks in the province’s largest-ever narcotics case in terms of drug quantity.

Border guards bust Vietnam bound smuggling ring

Border guards bust Vietnam bound smuggling ring

VOV.VN - Dien Bien border guards reported they intercepted two Lao suspects yesterday (June 7) attempting to carry kilos of heroin and thousands of pills of meth across the Lao border into Vietnam.