Bengkayang Resort Police – Bengkayang Resort Police through the Bengkayang Police Narcotics Unit and Jagoi Babang Police Sector managed to reveal 3 (three) drug cases. The disclosure of these 3 drug cases was carried out in one day.
Head of Drugs at Bengkayang Police, IPTU Maju, K. Siregar, SH. MH said that the disclosure of drug cases was carried out on November 14-15 2021 in three different places, namely in Jagoi Babang Sub-district in two places and in Shore District in one place.
“From the disclosure, we found that the perpetrators acted as users and dealers. All of them obtained evidence of narcotics and misuse of equipment and money. So we believe that one of the perpetrators is Jagoi Babang, the suspect. DN (25) who is a recidivist”, said IPTU Maju.
Other perpetrators who were arrested in Jagoi Babang on November 15 at around 00.30 were found several clips suspected of narcotics being on the perpetrators with the initials FE als FD.
In the district of shouts, the police also arrested the perpetrator with the initials FN (25) who had several packaging clips suspected of being drugs.
“We have tested all of the suspected drug evidence and all of them were positive for methamphetamine. Then the suspects were tested for urine to make sure they were involved in drug abuse and the results were all positive,” he said.
“Of course the Narcotics Unit does not stand alone, supported by all, including the Sector Police according to the leadership’s orders, in this case the Bengkayang Police Chief in efforts to take action against perpetrators of drug abuse and trafficking,” he added.
Regarding the disclosure of drug cases, IPTU Maju K. Siregar explained that the Bengkayang Police had increased in disclosing cases this year.
“Last year, in the 1-year period of disclosing 28 cases, this year until November 17, we have handled 30 cases,” he explained.
Ahead of Christmas and New Year, Bengkayang Police have made various anticipations for the vulnerability of drug trafficking in Bengkayang Regency.
“Ahead of Christmas and New Year, according to information, there is a vulnerability to circulation, especially at the border, especially in Jagoi Babang. For drug trafficking in Bengkayang Regency, we have done a mapping from the information obtained from the perpetrators that they obtained them from around Pontianak by buying or delivering them. Then the Ledo District and above generally get them from around the border,” he said.
“Our step to anticipate the New Year is to improve the mapping of time, place and people who are monitored to be involved in this. Hopefully in the future with the help of the community providing information to us, we can reveal more and we hope that the community will feel the impact of what we are doing,” he concluded.