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Marine Police foil cigarette smuggling attempt worth RM4 million

KUCHING: Sarawak Region 5 Marine Police (PPM) have thwarted an attempt by smugglers to bring in RM4.125 million worth of contraband cigarettes into Kuching on Wednesday (May 19). Its commander ACP Shamsol Kassim said a team led by an officer...

20 smuggling attempts thwarted since Jan

KUCHING: Marine police here managed to bust 20 smuggling attempts in the state between January and May of this year as part of Ops Contraband. Sarawak Marine Police Region 5 (PPM) commander ACP Shamsol Kassim said for the same period...

42 illegal logs seized

BINTULU: The Bintulu Region 5 Marine Police Force (PPM) seized 42 logs worth RM16,800, discovered by the side of the road about 6.2km from the junction of Ladang Samling (Akasia) Sungai Sera, Samarakan on Wednesday (Apr 21). Bintulu PPM Operations...

Rescuers retrieve body of drowned man

KUCHING: The body of a man feared drowned in Sarawak river yesterday (March 19), was found about two metres from the control post today (March 20). A spokesperson from the State Fire Department operations centre said the body was found...

Two men nabbed for illegally fishing using electric devices

BINTULU: Two men were arrested for allegedly catching fish and shrimp using an electric shock devices around Sekutan, Sungai Batang Kemena near Sebauh last Friday. Bintulu marine police commanding officer Ezuandi Bahadin said a patrol team was carrying out 'Ops...

RM316,818 contraband fags, alcoholic drinks seized

LIMBANG: Sarawak Marine Police Region 5 Limbang seized contraband cigarettes and alcoholic beverages worth RM316,818 with unpaid taxes and Customs duties  from a premises in Kampung Bidang Darat near here during a raid  on Tuesday. Commander of the region, ACP...

Bid to smuggle diesel foiled

BINTULU: Marine police successfully foiled a bid to smuggle out 1,000 litres of diesel in an operation dubbed 'Ops Kontraban' here last Friday (Mar 5). An intelligence unit halted a four-wheel drive (4WD) vehicle for inspection by the roadside of...

Marine police seize illegal timber logs

BINTULU: The marine police here seized 26 timber logs worth RM10,400 in an operation codenamed Ops Landai Covid-19 on Monday. Region 5 marine police commander ACP Shamsol Kassim said the operation took place around 5.30pm near the Sebauh intersection at...

Lorry, diesel seized in Ops Landai

MIRI: A lorry transporting diesel worth more than RM30,000 was detained by Marine Police here today (Feb 26). Sarawak Marine Police Region 5 commander ACP Shamsol Kassim said a marine police team carrying out 'Ops Landai' at Jalan Bekenu around...

Over RM20k worth of contraband beers seized

KUCHING: Marine police seized contraband beers worth over RM20,000 from a lorry during an operation carried out last Thursday. Sarawak Marine Police Region 5 commander ACP Shamsol Kassim said the 'Ops Benteng' raid was carried out by a Marine Intelligence...
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