Fiji Time: 1:23 PM on Saturday 18 November

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Archives » Article Index

Porirua Police execute search warrant for psychoactive substances

TIMOCI VULA
Friday, November 10, 2017

Update: 4:09PM WELLINGTON, NZ: NEW Zealand Police have this afternoon executed a search warrant at an address in Porirua in relation to the supply of psychoactive substances.

Kapiti-Mana Area Commander Inspector Tracey Thompson said two people - a man and a woman - were now helping Police with enquiries.

Insp Thompson said Police remained at the address, which was the subject of an ongoing search.

"As a precaution, the Armed Offenders Squad was present during the initial phase of the search," she said. 

"Police are focused on holding to account those who are manufacturing or supplying synthetic drugs, as indicated in our earlier media release - http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=423349

"Since November 1, 2017, there have been 17 incidents related to synthetic drugs in the Kapiti-Mana Area."

Inspector Thompson is expected to hold a media stand-up at Porirua Police Station this hour. 








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62050.6015
JPY 55.545452.5454
GBP 0.36760.3596
EUR 0.41340.4014
NZD 0.71590.6829
AUD 0.64370.6187
USD 0.48830.4713

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 17th, November, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. A proud Fijian in Bonn
  2. Passion and pride
  3. Broken crossings raise villagers' concerns
  4. Dengue cases drop
  5. Surgical team offers free ENT treatment
  6. 18 artistes honoured
  7. Labour to map out strategies for 2018 poll
  8. Charting a course for change
  9. COP23: Tense finance negotiations delay close
  10. Important test

Top Stories this Week

  1. Fiji places second for Miss World 2017 talent Wednesday (15 Nov)
  2. Signed, sealed, delivered, I'm yours Sunday (12 Nov)
  3. COP23: France invite for Timoci Friday (17 Nov)
  4. Storer stands strong Sunday (12 Nov)
  5. Students holiday fares clarified Tuesday (14 Nov)
  6. Where there's a will... Thursday (16 Nov)
  7. Stunningly impressive Tuesday (14 Nov)
  8. Bati-mania Tuesday (14 Nov)
  9. Tighten defence Wednesday (15 Nov)
  10. Arnold pays Fiji a visit Monday (13 Nov)