Colombian Navy Confiscates 100 Kilograms of Cocaine

The Colombian Navy units, in coordination with the National Police, managed to seize 100 kilograms of cocaine that were transported on board a merchant vessel flag, named “Star Care”, which was bound for Central America and subsequently Europe.

 

The operation was carried out by the Coast Guard Station Turbo in coordination with the staff of the National Police of the municipality, who then coordinated intelligence efforts and managed to determine that the merchant ship was carrying illegal substances.

The ship was inspected in the area known as Anchor Bay Colombia, located in the Gulf of Uraba.

Press Release, June 27, 2014; Image: Flickr

Share this article

Follow Naval Today

Events>

<< Jul 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 1 2 3 4

Defence Safety Conference 2019

The Defence Safety Conference returns to London this October as the only event solely dedicated to enhancing safety across all aspects of defence.

read more >

PACIFIC 2019

As the only comprehensive international exhibition of its kind in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region, PACIFIC 2019…

read more >

Maritime Information Warfare 2019

SMi’s Maritime Information Warfare conference is returning to London…

read more >