8162 suspects detained in the DGSN: period of 10 to 30 december 2016

The services of the Directorate-General of national security (DGSN) 8162 persons arrested for various crimes and offences during the period from 10 to 30 december 2016.

According to a press release from the arrested people caught in the DGSN 5237 were were and were arrested persons to which already ran 2925 for cases of violence and drug trafficking.This 20-day-long operation was focused on the fight against violent crime and the arrest of wanted persons involved. In a first phase, founded the cities of Casablanca, Rabat, Marrakech, Tanger, Fes, Meknes and Agadir. Then on Oujda, Tetouan, Laâyoune, Settat and Beni-Mellal and in the third and fourth stage on the cities of Errachidia, Ouarzazate, Taza, El Jadida, Dakhla, Ouazzane, Larache, Ksar El Kebir and Sidi Slimane, Souk El Arbaa, Sidi Yahya and Assilah.During the operations, there was also much seized, namely knives, 707 757 kg hashish, 6763 kg cocaine, 85 grams of heroin, 771 37,719 psychotropic tablets, 157 cars, engines and 473 mobile phones.