Category: Gang/Drugs/Organized crime

(French): QUÉBEC (Montréal): un complot pour importer 1200 kg de cocaïne

https://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/justice-et-affaires-criminelles/affaires-criminelles/201808/25/01-5194259-un-complot-pour-importer-1200-kg-de-cocaine.php   Une rencontre au sommet en Colombie avec des narcotrafiquants et un Montréalais, une cargaison de 1200 kg de cocaïne, un complot bien rodé pour transporter la drogue de l’Amérique du Sud jusqu’en banlieue de Montréal : un Colombien a reconnu, vendredi, avoir participé à l’un des plus importants complots d’importation de cocaïne des […]

Update: Man shot at Little Italy restaurant is Montreal’s 25th homicide

Update: Man shot at Little Italy restaurant is Montreal's 25th homicide Two sources familiar with the case confirmed the victim was Philipos Kollaros, 38, who had just finished serving a drug-related sentence. Jahanbakhsh Meshkati, an Alberta man who was listed as an non-indicted co-conspirator in one of the Project Harrington cases filed against Kollaros, was […]

How Chinese gangs are laundering drug money through Vancouver real estate

How Chinese gangs are laundering drug money through Vancouver real estate Criminal syndicates that control chemical factories in China’s booming Guangdong province are shipping narcotics, including fentanyl, to Vancouver, washing the drug sales in British Columbia’s casinos and high-priced real estate, and transferring laundered funds back to Chinese factories to repeat this deadly trade cycle, a Global […]

Deported to Guyana, man came back to Canada and returned to life of crime

https://www.therecord.com/news-story/8149130-deported-to-guyana-man-came-back-to-canada-and-returned-to-life-of-crime/ KITCHENER — A man from Guyana deported from Canada 21 years ago after racking up several criminal convictions — including one for robbery — sneaked back into this country and returned to crime. Sheikh Ally, 47, was sentenced on Thursday to a little more than six years in prison, minus enhanced pretrial custody, afterpleading guilty to […]