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Nation 01 Apr 2021 | 7:00 AM

Migrant-smuggling syndicates playing hide-and-seek with MMEA

KOTA TINGGI: Hiding between illegally anchored vessels is one of the tactics used by migrant-smuggling syndicates to avoid the authorities, says the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA).

Nation 26 Feb 2021 | 7:00 AM

Police to crack down on human trafficking using drones

JOHOR BARU: Police will launch a crackdown on human trafficking syndicates who used drones to spy on the police and army while carrying out their illegal operations.

Nation 02 Dec 2020 | 7:00 AM

249 smugglers nabbed along Malaysia-Thai border so far

KOTA BARU: A total of 249 smugglers were arrested by the Malaysian enforcement authorities as they attempted to sneak into the country along the Malaysia-Thailand border over the past 10 months.

Nation 17 Sep 2020 | 5:33 PM

MMEA finds drugs worth over RM200k tied to stationary buoy at Tanjung Piai waters

JOHOR BARU: Using a stationary buoy to stash drugs is the latest tactic used by smuggling syndicates to avoid getting caught by authorities.