The Anti-Narcotics Directorate of the Criminal Security Sector at Abu Dhabi Police has warned the public against opening bank accounts in their names and authorising strangers to administer them.
Salvador Cienfuegos was accused of conspiring to produce and distribute “thousands of kilograms” of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and marijuana in the US over a period of more than a year.
A 79-year-old Spanish woman, was arrested on suspicion of leading a drug trafficking network, in Portugal, according to the Spanish authorities.
Six men between 24 and 49 years of age were arrested including a Briton and five Nicaraguans during the raid, which was launched with the support of Australian Federal Police and UK Border Force, according to the NCA.
A 57-year-old African worker’s attempt to smuggle 1,600 grammes of Marijuana into the UAE was foiled by an alert customs officer at Dubai International Airport.
The Dubai Criminal Court sentenced a 47-year-old African visitor to 10 years in jail and fined him Dhs50,000 after being convicted of importing 49 capsules of cocaine weighing around one kilogramme.
Daniel Thomas and his accomplice dressed in Victorian police uniform ‘raided ‘ the drug user's home at a Lilydale, Melbourne home on July 25, 2016. They stormed the associate's den screaming 'This is a police raid' and 'Where are your drugs?'