21 gambling ring operators held under Poca

EXCLUSIVE:KUALA LUMPUR: Twenty-one gambling syndicate operators have been detained under the Prevention of Crime Act (Poca) so far this year as part of a Bukit Aman crackdown.

Last year, some RM1.6mil in cash was seized from the syndicates.

Bukit Aman CID director Comm Datuk Seri Wan Ahmad Najmuddin Mohd (pic) said police aim to eradicate the illegal gambling menace nationwide, and so they are targeting the taukeh, or operators.

Courts Crime , gambling main