Nineveh Yazidi region: Police units carry out a special operation to identify criminals
The Nineveh Province Police Department detained two citizens belonging to ISIS terrorist gangs who were wanted in several criminal cases.
The Department indicated that the arrests were made with the help of the local Yazidi population using the security method used by police units in all districts of the province to implement court decisions issued by judicial authorities.
With the support and cooperation of the Yazidi population, the location of two explosive devices, homemade rocket launchers, rocket projectiles, hand grenades, RPG 7 were identified.
The Highway Patrol Department managed to seize 23 vehicles with offending drivers who were engaged in smuggling, in accordance with the jurisdiction they were transferred with the confiscated goods to the Department for Combating Organized Crime.