National Police officers in Spain have arrested 14 members of an unscrupulous gang who used human couriers to import drugs into the country. Another 8 arrests were made overseas.
National Police in Sevilla have arrested four people involved in smuggling cocaine hidden in Andalucian sports calendars and distributing the drug in Sevilla and Málaga provinces.
At least a dozen people have been detained in a major drugs bust in Sevilla with over 200 kilos of cocaine being seized.
A total of twenty-four people have so far been detained in a police operation against drugs trafficking in Algeciras, Cádiz province, with 213 kilos of cocaine being seized.
Guardia Civil officers in La Puebla de Cazalla, Sevilla, arrested three women yesterday on charges of drugs trafficking. The women were in possession of 80 doses of cocaine and 40 doses of heroin.
The Guardia Civil has dismantled a well structured and highly organised network introducing drugs into Spain.
Diversification during times of crisis. Guardia Civil officers in Sevilla have arrested 15 people belonging to an international network involved in drugs trafficking, counterfeit currency and cloned credit cards. In the operation, 2.5 kilos of cocaine was seized.
A boat carrying 320 kilos of cocaine has been intercepted off the coast of Huelva.
An Italian ‘capo’, wanted in his home country in connection with drugs trafficking, has been detained in Marbella.
Over 100 police officers took part in Operation Corralito in Jerez, resulting in the detention of 29 people on charges of conspiracy and crimes against the public health. Although the results of the investigation have been decreed secret, it is thought that several police officers could be implicated in some manner.