Indonesia ExpatAug 14, 2017
International human rights body Amnesty has criticized Indonesia’s war on drugs rolled out this year, saying extrajudicial deaths of suspects have skyrocketed...
Indonesia ExpatAug 08, 2017
Bali is in the grip of a drug crisis verging on a ‘state of emergency’ with drug abuse cases reaching 62,457 last year, Bali Governor Made Mangku Pastika said...
Caranissa DjatmikoAug 02, 2017
Local authorities have revealed an inmate in a high-level security prison is the alleged mastermind of a major drug import operation leading to two arrests and the death...
Kirstienne Ishia Marie ToledoJun 26, 2017
The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) in Lombok apprehended a Lion Air pilot Wednesday, June 21, after he was found to have consumed hashish. Indian national Rahul Sharma,...
Sharon HambaliJun 19, 2017
The ongoing war on drugs in Indonesia has faced a fresh hurdle with the National Narcotics Agency revealing half of the trade is controlled from within the prison
Kirstienne Ishia Marie ToledoMay 31, 2017
A new type of deadly drug called flakka which causes a ‘zombie-like’ effect in users has allegedly reached Indonesia, according to the Head of the National Narcotics...
Erin CookMay 22, 2017
The parole officer of one of Bali’s most high-profile drug convicts, Australian Schapelle Corby, has hinted there will be no love lost at the end of the parole period...
Erin CookMay 19, 2017
Tourists and residents alike can expect delays and traffic congestion around Kuta, Bali, over the next week as international media swarms the holiday hotspot ahead of...
Erin CookMay 10, 2017
A 23-year-old Singaporean tourist died on Saturday, May 6, after reportedly falling from a balcony in Bali while under the influence of ‘magic mushrooms.’
Erin CookMay 05, 2017
The stings netted a total 10.7 kilograms of methamphetamine. Two attempts were made through smuggling in packages and the other two via passengers.
Sharon HambaliApr 13, 2017
A German was arrested carrying 2.65 kilos of meth. Incidentally, he served as the key to helping local police bust a Nigerian drug syndicate in West Jakarta.
Sharon HambaliApr 03, 2017
Despite a growing reported prevalence of narcotics, Indonesia’s anti-drug top cop says the country can only outlaw 43 of 800 substances at the moment.
Oliviana HandayaniMar 15, 2017
A convicted American drug dealer has been transferred to Nusa Kambangan. The foreigner has been sentenced to death in Indonesia.