Seizures at freight station

30 May 2016

  • A Customs Officer assigned to clear cargoes at one of the freight stations had seized 7 boxes of ammunitions imported by 4 different consignments.
    • 1 consignment = 2 boxes x 25 rounds 12 gauge ammunitions
    • 1 consignment = 3 boxes x 50 rounds .22 cartridges
    • 1 consignment = 1 box 

 

Seizures on fishing vessel

20 May 2016

  • A Customs Officer boarded a fishing vessel on fishing grounds to perform normal inward clearance procedures and later conducted a brief inspection of the vessel to ensure compliance with legislation. During this inspection, 70 bricks of Xionshi cigarettes were found unaccounted for. The 70 bricks of cigarettes were immediately seized and transferred to the Customs HQ.

 

 

Seizures of firearms

06 May 2016

  • A Customs Officer seized 2 firearms and 6 boxes of ammunitions. Details of firearms and ammunitions seized are as follows:
    • 1 x STEVEN 16 gauge shotgun (Exhibit 1)
    • 1 x HASXELL 45 ACP pistol (Exhibit 2)
    • 5 x 25 shells ESTATE 20 gauge ammunitions (Exhibit 3) 
    • 1 x 20 cartridges BARNES 45 pistol ammunitions (Exhibit 3)

06052016 Exhibits

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