Early Morning Police Raids in Montérégie

April 3, 2019


The Journal de Montreal has reported that police officers from the Châteauguay Police Department and in collaboration with the Sûreté du Québec have conducted a series of early morning raids/searches related to possible drug trafficking in different Montérégie municipalities.


The Journal also stated that  six other police services such as the Kahnawake Peacekeepers, Longueuil agglomeration police service, Richelieu Saint-Laurent intermunicipal police, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu police department, Roussillon and Mercier Police are also said to be involved in "Operation Prohiber" (as it is named):

13 sites were said to have been visited by investigators in Châteauguay, Saint-Constant, Saint-Rémi, Saint-Philippe, Longueuil and Delson, and that 14 arrests have been made thus far.








More information is to be disclosed at a later time by the Journal and officials as the operation/investigation is ongoing at this time.


Read the full article at Le Journal de Montreal here:


Addendum: The operation netted more than 22 kilograms of cannabis in addition to hashish, pills and cocaine.






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