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[RTE News] Irish gangs sourcing heroin from Pakistan. (22 Oct 2009)

URL: http://www.rte.ie/news/2009/1022/crime.html

A new report has indicated that some Irish criminal gangs have become international entities and are getting their drug consignments directly from sources in Colombia and Pakistan.

The OCTA report, conducted by Europol, is an assessment of current and expected trends in Organised Crime affecting the EU and its citizens.

It says that Irish gangs have established themselves in countries like Spain and Holland on both a part time and full time basis.


Item Type:News
Source:RTE News
Date:22 October 2009
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