Tag: Drug abuse

Malaysia’s drug proliferation at the level of Colombia: Police Chief

The Malaysian police chief Inspector-General of Police Abdul Hamid Bador said enforcement officers have intensified the crackdown on drugs because the level of substance abuse has reached breaking point. "If we do not tackle it I think it will reach the level of what we...

M’sian suspected of drug abuse tries to bribe S’pore CNB officer with RM50 (S$16.40)

Singapore – A suspected drug abuser from Malaysia tried to bribe a Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) officer in Singapore and was arrested for the attempt. On July 10, at the Woodlands Checkpoint, Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) officers were conducting their routine check on a...

Drug abuse: Education is the key

Recent findings by the National Council Against Drug Abuse (NCADA) indicate that out-of-school youths (OCYs) are more susceptible to drug abuse than their school-going peers NCADA's Youth Perception Survey 2013, which involved 2,075 youths aged between 13 and 21 from secondary schools, junior colleges, ITEs,...