The head of Indonesia’s National Narcotics Agency (BNN) said Thursday that police should be prepared to shoot suspected drug dealers on the spot. His comments are the latest indication that senior officials in the country favor the sort of extrajudicial approach to suppressing the drug trade underway in the Philippines, as quoted from TIME.
An Australian man has spent two and a half months behind bars in Bali for allegedly stealing a pair of $425 Gucci sunglasses at Bali airport, claiming he did it unconsciously because he was a nervous flyer
An Australian man’s housekeeper in Bali has had her feet hacked off with a machete, with claims her husband attacked her because he thought she had been unfaithful
Shaun Edward Davidson, 33, broke out Bali’s notorious Kerobokan prison on June 20 through a tunnel burrowed underneath the jail walls and has been on the run from authorities since.
Unfortunately Bali is in the news for all the wrong reasons more and more often of late. There’s the more typical issues that come with concreting over paradise — over-development, pollution and trash disposal and, of course, the traffic — but there are also more troubling issues such as a rise in petty crime, theft, druggings and corruption.
She further explained the ecstasy might be worth around Rp600 billion, and the pills could kill some 2.4 million people.
The Chief of the Provincial Police for Bali Inspector General Reinhard Golose has announced that his office is in the process of creating a special “street crime force”, as quoted from Bali Discovery.
American expatriate Paul Anthony Hoffman (57) has been declared guilty by a Denpasar Court of committing a series of armed robberies at convenience stores in Kuta and sentenced to 20 months in prison, as quoted from Bali Discovery.
Uban described how criminal posing as motorbike jockeys offer transportation to tourists, luring them to a quieter location where they are preyed upon by a group of thieves laying in wait.
A Peruvian on trial for ATM fraud who escaped from the Denpasar High Court while awaiting trial on Wednesday, May 16, 2017, was arrested by police in a hotel in Pekanbaru, Riau on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, as quoted from Bali Discovery.