Nearly 25,000 drug-related cases discovered
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(VOV) - The Police Department for Drug-Related Crime Investigation in coordination with relevant agencies discovered 17,147 drug-related cases involving 24,933 persons and seized more than 3,400kg of cocaine, 118,600 pills of ecstasy, 206.93kg of heroin and a lot of evidence in 2011.
For these achievements, the Department received an emulation flag from the Government on December 28.
Drug trafficking and drug-related crime have become very complicated with am increasing rate of drug-users in recent times.
The investigation police have worked closely with other relevant forces from the Ministry of National Defence and the General Department of Customs to crack down on drug-related criminals.