30 arrested in enforcement operation against drugs and vice activities

Five men and 25 women, aged between 16 and 50, were arrested during a three-day joint enforcement operation against public entertainment outlets and vice activities.

The operation took place in Woodlands, Yishun and Sembawang from June 10 to June 12.

The police said in a statement on Friday (June 14): "During enforcement checks conducted by the Woodlands Police Division and the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB), five men and five women, aged between 16 and 45, were arrested for suspected drug-related offences.

"Twenty women, aged between 26 and 50, were also arrested for offences under the Women's Charter and the Immigration Act.

"Drugs including 'Ice', cannabis, new psychoactive substances (NPS) and other drug paraphernalia were seized as case exhibits."

Investigations are ongoing.