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Narcotics agency seizes 13 million PCC pills in Semarang

Monday, 04 Dec 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...

Police arrest suspects of syndicate distributing vapor drugs

Thursday, 02 Nov 2017 01:01 WIB

 JAKARTA -- The police arrested four suspects of a drug syndicate that distributed and mixed tobacco and liquid for electronic cigarettes, or vapor, with a new drug type called FUB-AMB and seized 1,404 grams...

Jokowi reminds Jakarta students to avoid drugs

Wednesday, 11 Oct 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

Friday, 06 Oct 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

Wednesday, 04 Oct 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...

Golkar party politician gets drugs addiction rehabilitation

Friday, 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

Tuesday, 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, Finance Ministry seize 1.2 million ecstasy

Wednesday, 02 Aug 2017 05:10 WIB

JAKARTA -- National Police and Finance Ministry have seized some 1.2 million ecstasy pills suspected to be owned by a syndicate from Netherlands, the police chief Gen. Tito Karnavian stated here on Tuesday.  "The...

BNN finds luxurious room in Cipinang prison

Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017 00:46 WIB

 JAKARTA – National Narcotics Agency (BNN) planned to examine the Head of Cipinang Correctional Institution, Jakarta, related the finding of luxurious detention room for the convicted narcotics case, Haryanto Chandra. "Later he would be summoned...

BNN seizes Rp39 billion from Freddy Budiman's network

Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 16:29 WIB

JAKARTA -- The National Narcotics Agency has seized assets and cash totaling Rp39 billion generated from money laundering in a drug case along with four suspects believed to be linked to the late...

Langkat Police destroys 53kg of marijuana

Thursday, 24 Nov 2016 01:00 WIB

LANGKAT -- Police of Langkat District, North Sumatra province, on Wednesday destroyed 53 kilograms (kg) of marijuana confiscated from several suspects arrested for the trafficking of narcotics in the region.The evidence was destroyed...

Narcotics more dangerous than terrorism

Thursday, 04 Aug 2016 22:56 WIB

BENGKAYANG -- Deputy Chairman of People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Oesman Sapta Odang has confirmed drugs are an extraordinary crime. In fact, narcotics are more dangerous than terrorism being focus of the world.He said...

Minister says fight against narcotics a holy war

Friday, 03 Jun 2016 21:30 WIB

BANDUNG -- Minister of Youth and Sports (Menpora) Imam Nahrawi said the war against of narcotics promoted by the younger generation is part of holy war (jihad)."Jihad in here certainly gets reward, this...

President: 50 percent of narcotics circulated in prisons

Wednesday, 24 Feb 2016 22:19 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has estimated that about 50 percent illegal drugs in Indonesia are circulated through correctional institutes."I think about 50 percent of narcotics circulation take place there," the President...

Batam still becomes favorite place for international narcotic mafias

Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 14:06 WIB

BATAM -- International drug networks still utilized International Port of Batam Centre to smuggle methamphetamine from Malaysia to Indonesia."Officers at International Port of Batam Centre continues to anticipate the drugs not to enter...