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Staff at Edmonton Remand Centre respond to 3rd suspected drug OD in less than 2 weeks

Correctional staff at the Edmonton Remand Centre were involved in two serious incidents at the facility on Tuesday, including being called on to respond to what appears to be third drug overdose at the jail in less than two weeks. 349 more words

Crime

Egypt foils attempt to smuggle 6 tons of cannabis from Syria

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior confirms that it has foiled a plot to smuggle a large shipment of cannabis weighing 6 tons into the country through the Mediterranean Sea on board a ship. 196 more words

Illicit Goods

Customs busts see 4 arrested, over 1,000 cartons of contraband cigarettes seized

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

Four men were arrested and over 1,000 cartons of duty-unpaid cigarettes were seized by Singapore Customs officers earlier this week.

The contraband, which totalled 1,024 cartons and 710 packets, were worth $96,140 in duty and $7,060 in Good and Services Tax (GST), said Singapore Customs in a statement on Thursday (7 December). 216 more words

Current Affairs

More than 1,000 cartons of contraband cigarettes seized by Singapore Customs, 4 arrested

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Singapore Customs said on Thursday (Dec 7) that it seized 1,024 cartons and 710 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes from two related operations. 276 more words

Current Affairs

Border Patrol Seized Over 200 Pounds of Bologna

Did you know bologna is considered contraband?

Well it is, and 227 pounds of it was seized at the U.S.-Mexico border. CBS News reports that officials say a woman was driving through the the Paso Del Norte crossing in El Paso, when she told border agents that she did not have any fruits vegetables or meats. 35 more words

Features

Corrections winning the war on drugs in prison — Family First NZ

‘We’re finding more contraband’ – corrections says it’s winning the war on drugs in prisonsTVNZ One News 24 November 2017Family First Comment: Sshh – don’t tell the Drug Foundation, but actually saying no to drugs and removing them HELPS!

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NZ

Book Review: "A Civil Life in an Uncivil Time"

In the midst of the traditional military studies about bayonets and bugles, it can be easy to forget the thousands stories of those behind the lines. 352 more words

Books & Authors