Methamphetamine imports seized in WA-Queensland drug operation

Large quantities of methamphetamine has been seized resulting a Queensland man and a WA man charged over importing the drug into Australia. Around nine kilograms of the drug were intercepted in Perth and Brisbane hidden in furniture parts and located in homes during executed search warrants. Australian Border Force (ABF) began investigations after its officers…

Man extradited from New South Wales faces drugs charges

A man has been extradited from New South Wales following the seizure of drugs in WA two years ago. The 55-year-old man will face charges after Methylamphetamine and Heroin were discovered in a vehicle stop in 2018. The vehicle was stopped near Northam on Sunday August 5 where police allege a search of the vehicle…

Firearms, cash, drugs seized in WA Police raids

WA Police have charged a couple and seized 11 firearms after search warrants were executed at residences in Wangara and Madeley. Organised Crime Squad took part in the operation as part of an investigation into illicit drugs and firearms. Detectives searched a warehouse on Paramount Drive in Wangara on Tuesday, where they will allege 10…

WA-South Australia investigations claim six arrests, drugs seizures

Six people have been charged following investigations into a suspected serious crime group operation between Western Australia and South Australia. The people were arrested and charged following search warrants executed in Padbury, Beckenham, Mount Lawley, Morley, Highgate, Mirrabooka, Trigg and Kardinya. An initial search warrant were executed at a residence in Warburton Avenue on Monday,…

WA man and woman breach travel ban for drugs, guns crimes

A man and a woman have been accused of drugs and firearms offences, after they were caught evading WA’s coronavirus travel checkpoints Bunbury Detectives arrested the two people as part of an operation targeting criminal activity in their district relating to drug distribution, money laundering, fraud and breaching COVID-19 travel restrictions. Detectives pulled over their…

WA Police truck stop lands 31kg drug haul

WA Police have seized more than 30kg of illicit drugs from the cabin of a truck, in what it says is a “significant disruption” to an established criminal network. Police stopped a Kenworth truck on Great Eastern Highway in The Lakes on Christmas Eve last year, finding an alleged 19kgs of Methylamphetamine, 10kgs of MDMA…