The Department of General Security conducted several security campaigns from Nov 26th to Dec 2nd during which they recorded nine drugs-related incidents and arrested 52 individuals, reports Al-Seyassah daily.Out of the 52 arrested individuals, 25 were wanted by law, 19 were violators of law and eight were suspects in various cases. The department also conducted several inspection campaigns in various areas within all governorates.
In Hawally Governorate, they arrested 32 wanted individuals and 34 for committing various violations while 23 suspects were remanded and an unidentified individual was arrested for consuming alcohol.
In Jahra Governorate, 9 suspects were detained, eight individuals were arrested for drugs and alcohol-related cases, one individual was arrested for violating the Residency Law and one individual was arrested as he was wanted by law.
In Ahmadi Governorate, 71 individuals were arrested for committing violations, 27 were arrested as they were wanted by the law for various pending cases and 9 others were arrested for drugs and alcohol-related incidents. In addition, 17 vehicles were impounded and a vehicle was seized in which the officers found drugs and tools used for consuming drugs.
Meanwhile, the General Security Department affirmed that it will continue to hold such security campaigns in all six governorates in order to preserve the security of the country and safety of the people of Kuwait.