The elements of the regional service of the judicial police in Dakhla proceeded, Saturday, in close collaboration with the services of the General Directorate of the surveillance of the territory, to the arrest of six individuals, including a police officer working in the same city. , for their alleged links with a criminal network active in the organization of illegal immigration and human trafficking.
In a statement, the Directorate General of National Security (DGSN) said that an illegal immigration operation from the beach “Al Khira” in Dakhla was thwarted early Saturday morning, letting it be known that this The security intervention resulted in the arrest of five organizers and 49 candidates for illegal immigration, including six women and nine minors, in addition to the seizure of a twin-engine inflatable boat and jerry cans of gasoline.
Research and investigations carried out by the judicial police revealed the involvement of a police inspector working in one of the public security services of the city of Dakhla, who would have helped to facilitate illegal immigration operations in return for sums of money from the organizers.
The defendants were placed in police custody at the disposal of the judicial investigation carried out by the national brigade of the judicial police, under the supervision of the competent public prosecutor’s office, to elucidate the possible ramifications and potential accomplices in this criminal activity, concludes the press release.