Drug barons rent short-term self service apartments to cook up drugs on the Gold Coast

Drug cooks are booking short-term accommodation in popular high-rises to set up their labs right under the noses of families and tourists. Police say the criminals are moving from building to building for short periods to fly under the radar and avoid being caught but are putting innocent holiday-makers in serious danger. Leading accommodation hosues in Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach … Read More

South West drug raids a warning to dealers

South West police have sent a chilling warning to criminals after charging 58 people in rolling operations targeting illegal drug distribution across the region. South West District Office Insp. Peter Morrissey promised yesterday that the 51 search warrants resulting in more than 150 charges were the first in many operations. It might not be tomorrow, it might not be next … Read More

Police arrest two in Sydney drug operation

Drugs, cash and ammunition have been seized after a nine-month police investigation into a large scale Sydney drug operation. Two men, aged 26 and 27, were arrested in Moorebank on Tuesday night. Police allegedly found ice, heroin and MDMA with a street value of more than $51,000 on them when they were arrested. During a raid on a home at … Read More

$1 billion worth of ice seized in joint police operation

MORE than $1.2 billion worth of ice has been seized and four people have been arrested in what officials say is the largest liquid methamphetamine bust in Australian history. The drugs were allegedly imported into the country hidden in gel bra ¬≠inserts and art supplies. Federal Justice Minister Michael Keenan yesterday announced 720 litres of liquid methamphetamine was seized in … Read More