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Narcotics agency seizes 13 million PCC pills in Semarang

Senin, 04 Des 2017 16:03 WIB

SEMARANG -- The Indonesian National Narcotics Agency (BNN) has seized 13 million paracetamol caffein carisoprodol (PCC) pills from a rented house that had functioned as a plant to produce the drugs on Halmahera...

Indonesian, Malaysian police uncover international drug ring

Rabu, 22 Nov 2017 16:45 WIB

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Indonesian and Malaysian Police have busted an international drug syndicate based in Malaysia following the arrest of two Indonesians and a Malaysian man on Tuesday. Penang Deputy Police Chief Roslee...

BNN seizes 30 of meth from Malaysia-Aceh drug network

Minggu, 05 Nov 2017 14:55 WIB

 JAKARTA -- The National Narcotic Agency (BNN) seized crystal methamphetamine weighing 30 kilograms and arrested a 18-year-old man believed to be member of the Malaysia-Aceh drug trafficking network, in Aceh, on Sunday at 2:30...

Australian drugs suspect in Bali needs professional help

Rabu, 18 Okt 2017 16:09 WIB

DENPASAR -- The psychiatrist who treated an Australian accused of importing drugs into Indonesia says the man is unstable and needs professional psychiatric help. The diagnosis could be the man's only real chance of...

Australian man faces charges of drug possession in Bali

Rabu, 11 Okt 2017 21:04 WIB

DENPASAR -- An Australian man has been detained in Bali after allegedly being found at the international airport with a mix of marijuana and tobacco, and dozens of sedative pills. Police confirmed Mr Baker,...

Jokowi reminds Jakarta students to avoid drugs

Rabu, 11 Okt 2017 15:17 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) reminded thousand of elementary, junior, high school, and vocational school students to avoid all kinds of drugs, including cannabis and methamphetamine. "I want all the children to fully...

Drug trafficker of Indonesia-Malaysia ring shot dead by BNN

Jumat, 06 Okt 2017 20:08 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Narcotic Agency (BNN) has shot dead a drug trafficker and arrested another belonging to an Indonesia-Malaysia drug network in Pekanbaru, Riau Province. During a raid conducted on Thursday, at 11:30...

Indonesia is fighting proxy war against drug trafficking

Rabu, 04 Okt 2017 15:54 WIB

MAKASSAR -- Indonesia is currently facing a proxy war in which illicit drugs are being used to harm the country's younger generation, according to Budi Waseso, chief of the National Narcotic Agency (BNN). "Indonesia...

Jokowi launches national campaign against drugs abuse

Selasa, 03 Okt 2017 17:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has launched a nationwide campaign to eradicate illegal drugs and drug abuse at the Graha Wisata Cibubur Camping Site, East Jakarta, on Tuesday. President Jokowi arrived at the...

Aceh foils attempt to smuggle drugs from Malaysia

Jumat, 22 Sep 2017 05:18 WIB

JAKARTA -- The National Narcotic Agency (BNN), the Aceh customs and excise office, and the Aceh narcotic office (Aceh BNN) have foiled an attempt to smuggle 137.75 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine and 42.5...

Tito orders police to check circulation of PCC pills

Selasa, 19 Sep 2017 00:45 WIB

JAKARTA -- Police personnel in all regions across the country were ordered to check the circulation of paracetamol caffeine carisoprodol (PCC), in order to prevent the distribution of the dangerous drug.Spokesman of National...

Golkar party politician gets drugs addiction rehabilitation

Jumat, 15 Sep 2017 19:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- A noted politician from Golkar party, Indra Jaya Piliang, was sent to a rehabilitation center, along with two friends known by their initials as RF and MIJ, after he was found...

BNN seizes 1.2 kg meth from two countries in Jambi

Selasa, 12 Sep 2017 17:37 WIB

JAMBI -- The narcotics office of Jambi (BNN Jambi) seized 1.2 kilograms (kg) of crystal methamphetamine and arrested 24-year-old OS and 30-year-old TM, who had attempted to smuggle the drugs into Jambi City...

Police detain Swedish national on charges of drug possession

Senin, 28 Agu 2017 20:15 WIB

SABANG -- Officers of the Sabang Police have detained a Swedish citizen for possession of hashish. After receiving a tip-off from a local inhabitant, Jacob Alexander Ragnar was detained and three ounces of...

Several Malaysians support drug trafficking in Indonesia: BNN

Kamis, 24 Agu 2017 00:00 WIB

JAKARTA -- Several Malaysians have supported drug trafficking in Indonesia by allowing smuggling of drugs from Malaysia to Indonesia, an official said. "Malaysia still supports drug trafficking in Indonesia as drugs had...