Drug traffickers

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Two Taiwanese prosecuted for trafficking 600 kilos of meth

The HCM City People’s Procuracy has launched criminal proceedings against two Taiwanese drug traffickers.

HCM City police bust gang trafficking drugs from Cambodia

A large-scale drugs trafficking ring which transported narcotics from Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City has been smashed by the city’s police following a three-month investigation.

Man gets death penalty for drug trafficking

A man from Hanoi was sentenced to death for trafficking up to 3kg of heroin by the Thanh Hoa Court on Tuesday.

Female international drug trafficker arrested in Hai Phong

Police in Haiphong have successfully arrested a Vietnamese woman suspected of being the gang leader of an international drug trafficking ring between the northern port city and the Republic of Korea (RoK).

HCM City court hands eight death, one life sentences to drug traffickers

The People’s Court of Ho Chi Minh City on October 7 sentenced eight defendants to death and another to life imprisonment for trafficking 379 heroin bricks weighing over 132kg and 55kg of methamphetamine.

Lao Cai’s police arrest two men with 3.5kg of heroin

Police in the northern border province of Lao Cai on August 6 arrested two men for smuggling ten bricks of heroin (about 3.5 kg).


Lai Chau police bust over 150 drug cases

Police in the northern mountain province of Lai Chau have busted 151 drug related cases in the first six months of this year.

Two drug cases uncovered in Hanoi

Police of Hanoi’s Long Bien district said on July 31 that they have detained three people for illegal drug transportation and trading.


It's time for a relentless battle against drugs

In the first five months of this year, police discovered more than 10,200 cases related to drugs trafficking.

Cross border drug smuggling operation thwarted in Thanh Hoa

A Laotian man was arrested by border guards in Thanh Hoa province after being caught illegally smuggling drugs across the border from Laos on June 2.


Six drug traffickers receive death sentence

 VietNamNet Bridge – Six members of a transnational drug smuggling ring received the death sentence on Thursday in northern Quang Ninh Province.

Drug traffickers sentenced to 20 years in prison

 VietNamNet Bridge – Two drug traffickers were sentenced to 20 years imprisonment each for transporting 4,000 tablets of ecstasy from the northern mountainous province of Son La to Hanoi,

Police crack two drug trafficking cases

 VietNamNet Bridge – Two drug traffickers were arrested early this week while they attempted to ship drugs to the South.

VN police crack down on drug traffickers

 VietNamNet Bridge – Police have apprehended several people across the country for illegal possession and transportation of drugs over the past few days.

Death penalty proposal submitted for 11 drug traffickers

 VietNamNet Bridge – The death penalty was submitted on Thursday by the People’s Procuracy of Hoa Binh Province against 11 defendants for “illegally trading and storing drugs” as part of a massive trans-national heroin trafficking operation.

Japan praises Vietnam’s JTC scandal settlement

Japan is appreciative of Vietnam’s rapid response and strict settlement of those involved in the alleged graft scandal of the Japan Transportation Consultants, Inc. (JTC).

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30 drug traffickers get death sentence

 VietNamNet Bridge – Northern Quang Ninh Province's People's Court handed down 30 death penalties to members of a heroin ring for drug trafficking and smuggling on January 20.

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