Saturday, 17 Rabiul Akhir 1441 / 14 December 2019

Saturday, 17 Rabiul Akhir 1441 / 14 December 2019

INDEX BERITA

BNN needs to be empowered by revising Law on Narcotics

Saturday, 09 Mar 2019 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A member of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle faction, Henry Yosodiningrat, said the revision of Law Number 35 of 2009 with regard to narcotics is...

Trial of Dorfin Felix's drug smuggling case started

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- The West Nusa Tenggara District Court started the trial of the drug smuggling case of French citizen Dorfin Felix here on Thursday. During the hearing, 35-year-old...

BNN thwarts drug smuggling attempt in E Java

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 03:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TULUNGAGUNG -- The Tulungagung National Narcotics Agency (BNN) has thwarted an attempt to smuggle 280 grams of crystal methamphetamine and arrested the courier, only identified by his initials...

Drug traffickers target millennial generation: Soesatyo

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 19:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The drugs proxy war has targeted Indonesia's millennial generation, as is indicated by increased smuggling of drugs into Indonesia, according to Speaker of the Indonesian House...

W Kalimantan prosecutor demands death penalty for kingpin

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 16:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SANGGAU -- The Indonesian Public Prosecutor demanded death penalty for kingpin M. Effendi bin Phan Cin Kian, on charges of possession of 7.2 kilograms (kg) of crystal methamphetamine...

W Kalimantan BNN destroys 4.5 kgs of crystal meth

Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PONTIANAK -- The West Kalimantan National Narcotics Agency (BNN) has destroyed 4.5 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine that the agency's officers confiscated in January 2019 using an incinerator. The...

BNN arrests five allegedly linked to Aceh drug ring

Friday, 01 Feb 2019 19:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) and the Customs and Excise Directorate General confiscated some 1.4 tons of marijuana and arrested five suspects allegedly linked to a...

About 46 thousand drug addicts pack correctional facilities

Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Some 46 thousand drug addicts pack correctional facilities and detention houses across Indonesia. Director General of Correctional Facilities of the Law and Human Rights Ministry Sri...

BNN seizes 1,500 kg of marijuana in Bogor and Cengkareng

Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 18:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) and Directorate General of Customs and Excise (Bea Cukai) seized 1,500 kg of marijuana in Bogor in West Java Province and...

BNN foils attempt to smuggle crystal meth in Aceh

Friday, 25 Jan 2019 02:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH -- The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) has foiled an attempt to smuggle 25.8 kilograms of crystal meth in the westernmost Indonesian province of Aceh. During the...

BNN foils attempt to smuggle drugs from Malaysia into Aceh

Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH -- The National Anti-Narcotics Agency (BNN) has foiled an attempt to smuggle 72 kilograms of methamphetamine from Malaysia into Aceh. Head of BNN of Aceh Province...

W Kalimantan Police uncover 771 drug cases last year

Monday, 07 Jan 2019 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PONTIANAK -- The West Kalimantan Provincial Police uncovered 771 drug cases last year compared to 530 cases a year earlier. The drugs included hashish, ecstasy, and crystal meth."The...

Uncovered drug cases increase in early 2019: Police

Monday, 07 Jan 2019 03:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Police recorded an increase in the number of drug cases they uncovered in the fourth week of December 2018 and in early January 2019...

Police seize 70 kg of crystal meth from interstate networks

Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 16:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Members of the Metro Jaya Regional Police confiscated 70 kilograms (kg) of shabu-shabu (crystal meth) and 49,238 ecstasy grains from interstate networks. The evidences was found...

BNN foils attempt to smuggle new types of drugs from Germany

Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 22:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Anti Narcotics Agency (BNN) and the customs and excise office foiled attempt to smuggle new types of drugs from Germany into Indonesia. The authorities seized...

Police shot dead two drug suspects

Tuesday, 04 Dec 2018 02:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Anti narcotic squad of the Indonesian police shot dead two alleged members of drug syndicate of Malaysia-Batam-Jakarta, who tried to escape. One of the two suspects...

Police unviel 15 cases international drug ring in N Sumatra

Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018 17:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Narcotics Directorate of North Sumatra Police said it has unveiled 15 cases of international drug syndicates involving 34 suspects so far in November. The Narcotics...

Thai national gets 17 years imprisonment for drug smuggling

Tuesday, 13 Nov 2018 06:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- The Semarang district court sentenced a 22-year-old Thai national to 17 years' imprisonment on Monday for smuggling 1.16 kilograms of crystal meth via the city's Ahmad...

BNN seizes 63,500 ecstasy pills from two TNI personnels

Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018 21:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — National Narcotics Agency (BNN) arrested two personnels of Indonesian Military (TNI) related to drug case. Both of them were arrested in operations on Sept 26 to...

Kalimantan police, BNN foil attempt to smuggle crystal meth

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018 06:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PONTIANAK -- The West Kalimantan police and National Narcotics Agency (BNN) personnel thwarted an attempt to smuggle 916.47 grams of crystal methamphetamine and a large number of rupiah,...

Drug courier allegedly working for lawmaker arrested: BNN

Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 20:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's National Narcotics Agency (BNN) personnel have nabbed Syafwadi for his alleged role as a drug courier for drug dealer Ibrahim alias Hongkong. The suspected dealer...

North Sumatra lawmaker arrested over drugs possession

Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018 15:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Anti Narcotics Agency (BNN) has arrested a Langkat lawmaker on charge of being in possession of three sacks of methamphetamine. He also kept 30,000...

BNN seizes 10 kg crystal meth smuggled from Kuching

Monday, 20 Aug 2018 08:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's National Narcotic Agency (BNN) seized 10 kg of crystal methamphetamine smuggled from Malaysia, in Kubu Raya District, West Kalimantan Province, on Sunday. Three drug traffickers...

Most illicit drugs smuggled into Indonesia come from China

Thursday, 09 Aug 2018 18:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN -- Chairman of the National Anti-Narcotics Movement (Granat) Hamdani Harahap noted that illicit drugs smuggled into Indonesia were mostly from China and several other countries. He said...

W Borneo police officer dismissed over drug possession case

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 14:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PONTIANAK — West Borneo Police drug investigation deputy director, Hartono has been transferred to National Police headquarters to be questioned on drugs possession case. He was arrested by...

Police confiscate 250 kg of marijuana in Langkat

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 21:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LANGKAT -- Police have confiscated 250 kilograms of marijuana following the arrest of two drug suspects in the district of Langkat, North Sumatra, chief of the Langkat police...

Navy foils attempt to smuggle 5.2 kg of crystal meth

Tuesday, 17 Jul 2018 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANJUNGBALAI -- The Indonesian Navy Fleet Command (Koarmada) I foiled an attempt to smuggle 5.297 kilograms of crystal meth in Asahan waters in North Sumatra province. The First...

Thai woman arrested in Semarang for carrying 1.15 kg meth

Wednesday, 04 Jul 2018 00:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Walaiwan Boonyiam, a 22-year-old Thai woman, was arrested by the authority at the Ahmad Yani Airport, Semarang, in Central Java Province, for carrying 1.15 kilograms (kg)...

Three suspects arrested for smuggling Khat leaves

Monday, 28 May 2018 22:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian authorities' joint investigation team arrested three suspects for allegedly smuggling 68 kilograms of Khat leaves of a flowering plant native to the Horn of Africa...

Police arrest international drug dealer in North Sumatra

Sunday, 27 May 2018 13:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The North Sumatra Police has arrested an international drug dealer operating in Malaysia-Aceh-Medan area. Police seized 28.18 kilograms of methamphetamine and 300 ecstasy pills as evidences. The...

Police foil attempt to smuggle crystal meth to Jakarta

Friday, 25 May 2018 00:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Police in the Indonesian province of Riau have foiled an attempt to smuggle 41 kilograms of crystal meth and 44 thousand ecstasy pills, mostly to Jakarta....

Riau police seize 118 kg of crystal meth in four months

Thursday, 03 May 2018 17:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Police in Riau province seized 118 kilograms of crystal meth in the January-April 2018 period. The figure is quite large compared to 121 kilograms for all...

Consuming drugs at wedding party, 23 people arrested

Sunday, 29 Apr 2018 13:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDARLAMPUNG -- Police arrested 23 people on charges of abusing drugs at a wedding party in the Lampung provincial capital of Bandarlampung. They were arrested after the police...

Old City nightclub to be closed down if violates rule: Anies

Friday, 27 Apr 2018 01:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jakarta governor Anies Baswedan would not tolerate any discotheque or nightclub in the capital city that violate regulations. All violations will be sanctioned, he remarked. His statement...

Jakarta police seize 142 kilograms of marijuana from Aceh

Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018 03:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Jakarta Police have seized 142 kilograms of marijuana in North Binjai of North Sumatra. The drug was to be transported from Aceh to the capital...

BNN suggests seizure of assets of drug dealers

Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018 04:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) suggests seizure of the assets of drug dealers to leave them poor as a deterrent. The agency believed death sentence is...

Jokowi urges Papuan children to stay away from drugs

Friday, 13 Apr 2018 19:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SORONG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called on Papuan children to stay away from drugs. He reminded that drugs can destroy their future."I hope that Papuan children,...

36 nabbed in karaoke hall on drug charges

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 22:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) arrested 36 people in Sense Karaoke at Mangga Dua Square Mall in North Jakarta, Wednesday, on charges of distributing and consuming...

Narcotics agency seizes 7 drug dealers in N Sumatra, Aceh

Tuesday, 03 Apr 2018 02:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN -- The joint force from the National Narcotics Agency, Provincial Narcotics Offices, and Police Forces have seized seven drug dealers. The authorities said those seven drug dealers...

BNN foils transnational attempt to smuggle Chatinone

Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 16:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The National Drugs Agency (BNN) has foiled a transnational attempt to smuggle "Chatinone" from Malaysia into Dumai City in Riau Province. The arrest was made two...