Tag Archives: drugs

140 people wanted in drug cases, non-payment of debts held

KUWAIT CITY, April 16: Officers from the Public Security Sector arrested 140 wanted individuals during security campaigns they launched in all governorates during the weekend based on instructions from Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarrah. The arrested individuals included some who were …

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Iraqi man, 2 Kuwaiti women held for drugs … one wanted over KD 37,000 debt

KUWAIT CITY, April 15: An Iraqi expatriate and two Kuwaiti women were arrested in Mahboula area in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. One of the Kuwaiti women was wanted by law for nonpayment of KD 37,000 and the other did not have any identification documents. According to security sources, …

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Coast Guards seize 34 packets of drugs from Iranian boat

  KUWAIT CITY, April 15:  Two Iranians were arrested for attempting to smuggle drugs into the country via sea, reports Al- Seyassah daily. General Department of Public Relations and Security Media of Ministry of Interior explained in a press statement that the General Department of Coast Guards detected a boat …

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430 drug-related cases filed in Q1 of 2018: statistics

Lieut-Gen Al-Dosari presides over first coordination meet of NCDC’s top panel KUWAIT CITY, April 12: Interior Ministry Undersecretary Lieutenant General Mahmoud Al-Dosari presided over the first coordination meeting of the higher committee for the National Committee for Drugs Control (NCDC) at the ministry’s headquarters. Present at the meeting were officials …

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Court sentences expat to ‘death’ for possessing, peddling in drugs

KUWAIT CITY, April 12: The Criminal Court presided over by Judge Abdullah Al- Othman sentenced an expatriate to death over charges of possession and peddling of drugs. The court ascertained that the investigations were accurate and aligned with the confession of the convict. General Department for Criminal Investigations had arrested …

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5 people arrested for drugs and alcohol

KUWAIT CITY, April 8: A Kuwaiti citizen was arrested in Kuwait City in possession of two bags of a narcotic herb. According to security sources, securitymen were patrolling downtown when they noticed an individual driving his vehicle in an unsteady manner. They ordered him to pull over and asked for …

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Four people arrested for drugs; Gold bracelet, KD 600 stolen

KUWAIT CITY, April 5: A Kuwaiti citizen was arrested in possession of a cigarette stuffed with a drug and drug paraphernalia in Qairawan area. According to security sources, Jahra securitymen were patrolling Qairawan area when they saw a youth sitting on the road pavement. When they approached him, they noticed …

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Securitymen ‘seize’ 10 kilos meth drugs from citizen’s livestock pen

 KUWAIT CITY, April 4: A Kuwaiti citizen was arrested in possession of ten kilograms of methamphetamine and items used for producing the drug inside a livestock pen in Kabad area, reports Al-Seyassah daily. When the Drugs Control General Department received information about a Kuwaiti citizen running a meth lab …

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‘Cannabis seeds’ possibly being sold in Al-Rai markets

Egyptian’s bid to smuggle narcotic pills into Kuwait foiled KUWAIT CITY, April 2: The Ministry of Interior has expressed concern that ‘cannabis seeds’ may be available inside the ‘feeder’ shops in Al-Rai markets because these seeds are classified as drugs and a decision was issued two years ago to ban …

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Jail for man overturned in drugs case

KUWAIT CITY, March 29: The Court of Appeals overturned the verdict issued by a lower court which sentenced an individual to seven-year imprisonment with hard labor. The court instead acquitted him of the charges leveled against him, which included possession of mental stimulants and narcotic pills with the intention of …

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