On May 25, the People's Court of HCMC commenced the first-instance trial of 26 defendants involved in a case of smuggling 1,287 containers of used equipment and machinery from abroad to Vietnam, with a total value exceeding VND217 billion.
On May 2, the Road and Railway Traffic Police Department (PC08) of Ho Chi Minh City's Police announced that they had conducted a large-scale inspection to handle a series of garages that have modified vehicles for "street racers" in the area.
The Ho Chi Minh City Police, on March 21, coordinated with relevant authorities to probe into the case of four Vietnam Airlines flight attendants who were caught carrying more than 11 kilograms of drugs from France to Tan Son Nhat Airport in HCMC.
HCMC Public Security Department yesterday asked for cooperation among its units and divisions to investigate the case of parents being tricked lately by the phone call “children under medical emergency”.
Ho Chi Minh City Police are still in the process of investigating the case of Nguyen Phuong Hang. They have invited some individuals who were guests in her live streams to the police station to handle them according to regulations.
Related to the case of a scam ring pretending to be a bank to defraud more than 600 people as reported by SGGP Newspaper, the Tan Phu District Police coordinated with the Criminal Police Department (PC02) and the Cybersecurity and High-Tech Crime Prevention Department (PA05) under the Ho Chi Minh City Police searched many places in Tan Phu and Binh Tan districts at dawn on September 28.
Amid the situation that many people applying for new passports, the Immigration Office (PA08) of the Ho Chi Minh City Police has mobilized all its force to work through noon to meet the needs of people.
The Ho Chi Minh City Police Department, on May 4, said that during the four days of the holiday of the Reunification Day and the International Labor Day, it recorded 17 criminal cases, a decrease of four cases compared to the same period in 2021.
The Investigation Police Agency under the HCMC Public Security Department completed the investigation conclusion on the case of fatal child maltreatment that shocked the public, attracted a lot of attention from people and media last December; and sent the files of the case to the HCMC People's Procuracy on April 19.
The Ho Chi Minh City Police Department, on March 24, prosecuted and detained Nguyen Phuong Hang, 51, CEO of Dai Nam Joint Stock Company, for the act of abusing democratic rights and freedoms to infringe upon the interests of the State, the legitimate rights and interests of organizations and individuals following Article 331 of the 2015 Penal Code, as amended and supplemented in 2017.
The delegation of the Standing Committee of the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City led by Mr. Phan Van Mai, Member of the Party Central Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee, Chairman of the HCMC People's Committee, had a working meeting on the plan and tasks in 2022 with HCMC Police on the afternoon of March 12.
The HCMC Department of Public Security on September 30 launched a campaign to crack down on criminals to maintain social order after some restrictions have been slightly eased in the city starting on October 1.