‘Ice’ arrests skyrocket

Officer in Charge of the Fiji Police’s Drugs Unit Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Anare Masitabua (far left)with participants at the 43rd Meeting of Heads of National Drug Law Enforcement Agencies, Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok. Picture: SUPPLIED /FILE

METHAMPHETAMINE seizures have increased by more than 50 folds compared with what it was six years ago, police say. In 2013, police only recorded two cases of methamphetamine, compared with 14 cases in 2014 and 17 cases each in 2015 and 2016. In 2017, police recorded 34 cases of methamphetamine seizures, but this increased three […]

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