ALERT has seized more than 4 million dollars worth drugs such as Fentanyl, Methamphetamine, and Cocaine from a Calgary-based drug trafficking network. The year long investigation called project offshore called project offshore investigated a wholesale drug distribution and money laundering group. The investigation called Project Offshore investigated a wholesale drug distribution and money laundering group. The investigation led to ALERT’s largest meth and fentanyl seizure with 28 kilograms of meth and almost 16,000 fentanyl pills. 11 people have been charged with 127 charges such as possesion of a firearm and participating in a criminal organization. In addition to the drugs, 11 handguns, 2 houses, 1 vehicles and 500 thousand dollars in cash was seized.
– Story by Jessie Weisner