Tag drug users
Sort by: Newest   | Oldest

Drug abuses create bedlam at Tan Son Nhat International Airport

Tan Son Nhat, Vietnam's largest airport, has been disrupted by people high on drugs five times in the last six months.

70 drug users, sex workers detained in Saigon downtown raids

A pre-dawn swoop on a downtown restaurant in Saigon Tuesday saw many drug users and female sex workers detained.

18 foreigners held in Da Nang’s drug abuse crackdown

A late-night raid on a bar in central Vietnam's Da Nang Thursday found dozens of drug users, including foreign tourists.
September 29, 2018 | 01:44 pm GMT+7

Drug users, sex workers arrested in downtown Saigon restaurant

In a predawn raid on a downtown restaurant, Saigon police arrested dozens of drug users and sex workers.
August 17, 2018 | 06:57 pm GMT+7

Vietnam rehab center inmates say they were tortured

Inmates of a rehab center in Vietnam claim they were forced to kneel for hours, and thrashed when their backs slumped.
August 13, 2018 | 11:53 am GMT+7

200 drug users bust out of Vietnam rehab center

Around 200 drug users escaped from a rehab center in Vietnam on Saturday, the latest breakout attempt from the country's controversial treatment facilities.
August 12, 2018 | 08:46 am GMT+7

Downtown Saigon raids net drug users, pimps, sex workers

Raids aim to curb proliferation of vices in tourist district, police say.
May 31, 2018 | 03:42 pm GMT+7

Saigon to install cameras to enhance security in central parks

People have been shooting drugs, cooking, showering and sleeping in parks outside Ben Thanh Market and the Independence Palace.
March 18, 2018 | 04:35 pm GMT+7

Drug addict killed in knife fight at Saigon rehab center

Two users started fighting while they were waiting for medication at the center.
January 02, 2018 | 05:28 pm GMT+7

Saigon park returns to dark, drug den days for heroin users

Dirty needles lay scattered across the park and pose a threat to the people who use it every day.
September 15, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Drug users stage breakout from rehab center…again

Nearly 80 patients have broken out of a rehab center in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau, just one month after a massive breakout of more than 400 patients.
May 16, 2016 | 06:14 pm GMT+7

Rehab escapees steal motorbike and threaten locals

Following their escape from a rehabilitation center on Wednesday, patients have been on the rampage stealing clothes and a motorbike.
April 15, 2016 | 05:27 pm GMT+7
go to top