Police in the New Ireland Province will be conducting raids in the LLGs and Wards in Kavieng, Namatanai & Lihir this week onwards to crack down on home-brew and drug abuses.
That’s the word from New Ireland Police Station Commander Inspector Gabriel Drihin.
Inspector Drihin has also sent out a stern warning to Drivers using the Buluminski Highway not to drink and drive.
"Drink driving habits has to stop as police will go down hard to those who are caught behind the wheel while under the influence of liquor this festive period," he said.
Drihin also further stated that Homebrew Production & Consumption as well as Marijuana Farming, Trafficking and Consumption are now going to be seriously addressed by the Police in the New Ireland Province.