Written Replies to Parliamentary Questions

Written Reply to Parliamentary Question on Drug Traffickers Arrested in Singapore through Certificate of Cooperation Framework by Mr K Shanmugam, Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law

Published: 13 September 2016


Mr Christopher de Souza: To ask the Minister for Home Affairs to date, what is the number of drug traffickers arrested in Singapore as a result of investigative leads yielded through the certificate of co-operation framework that was brought into force by amendments to the Misuse of Drugs Act in 2012.



1. Since the amendments to the Misuse of Drugs Act in 2012, information provided by drug couriers have contributed to the arrest of more than 80 drug traffickers.