Annonce
Annonce
Annonce
News in english

38 arrested at asylum centre

Narcotics investigation leads to asylum centre operation, 38 arrested.

Gem til liste

North Zealand and Copenhagen police have carried out a major operation at the Center Sandholm asylum centre, searching rooms and arresting 38 people, including many who had no right to be there.

“We have recently been getting information that people attached to Center Sandholm have been involved in narcotics crimes. Our own investigations have strengthened our suspicions,” North Zealand Police Director Finn Borch Andersen sys in a news release.

Over 100 officers took part in the search, which began at 5 a.m. this morning, according to Jyllands-Posten. BT reports North Zealand Chief Inspector Flemming Drejer as saying that a large number of officers were necessary.

“It is a place where there are many people and many rooms, so we needed a lot of officers. It may seem a bit of a heavy presence but we have to have enough people there,” Drejer tells BT.

Drejer adds that officers found people at the centre who were not supposed to be there and would be charged with illegal entry.

Ritzau says that 20 of those who were arrested on Thursday morning were held for being at the centre illegally.

It is not immediately clear why the remaining 18 were detained, although Ritzau reports that three people were to be charged under drug laws.

Drejer tells Ritzau that only small amounts of narcotics were found – “only some grammes”.

FACEBOOK – Follow Politiken’s News in English

PolitikenPlus
  • And Den lå i vejkanten og er fotograferet i lyset af Martin Lehmanns billygter. Smuk var den. Og helt stille.

    Pluspris 1.300 kr. Alm. pris 1.495 kr. Køb
  • Frilandsand til jul Ænderne går frit rundt på beplantede græsarealer og har adgang til frisk vand og kan søge skygge under træerne. De fodres med majs og korn og ellers spiser de, hvad de finder af vegetation udendørs.

    Pluspris 325 kr. Alm. pris 400 kr. Køb
  • Juletræstog til Rosendal Besøg den hyggelige gård Rosendal i Nordsjælland og vend hjem med højt julehumør og selvfældet træ.

    Pluspris fra 168 kr. Alm. pris fra 168 kr. Køb
  • Spil: Blitz Blitz er et lysende hurtigt bestsellerspil, der vindes af den, som hurtigst kan aflæse kortene og snuppe den rigtige genstand.

    Pluspris 160 kr. Alm. pris 200 kr. Køb
  • Chips Der sker altid noget, når man fokuserer på individet.

    Pluspris 800 kr. Alm. pris 920 kr. Køb