Quebec’s strategy to fight against armed violence, Centaur’s police officers arrested more than 200 individuals during three separate operations last Thursday and Friday aimed at putting pressure on people who are criminal or organized crime. Linked with that. To reduce the armed violence that has rocked Montreal and the metropolitan area.
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As they did during last weekend, Centaur police officers visited about 140 licensed installations in Montreal, Laval, Longueil and several municipalities on the city’s south and north coasts, on Friday night and Saturday.
Several dozen police officers from the Sorte du Québec (SQ), the Service de Police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM), the Laval Police Service (SPL), the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (SPAL). RCMP) and about fifteen other police forces participated in the operation.
The police, which included members of the Bar Surveillance and Intelligence Gathering Squad Eclipse (SPVM), Quinox (SPL) and BIM (SPAL Multidisciplinary Intervention Brigade), made about ten arrests and released about fifteen statements of crime for various reasons.
To the best of our knowledge, police arrested people associated with a variety of organized crime, the mafia, bikers, street gangs, including a faction in the Montreal-North District, Zone 43, who were allegedly involved in multiple gunshot incidents. Is. 2019, especially in the northeast of the island of Montreal.
arrested directly on the highway
About twenty Hells Angels and one of their supporters club members were stopped early Thursday afternoon, near Drummondville, by SQ Police, while driving quietly on Highway 20 toward Montreal.
Agents arrest him in the middle of the highway and drag him over his shoulder under an overpass, advising him to keep an eye on him in his fight against the armed violence that has rocked the metropolis.
To our knowledge, the Hells Angels of Montreal section, which police say will be the most influential in Quebec and whom some observers have compared to the dead nomads of the 1990s, were out of the province this weekend, and that’s why That he had not yet been arrested by the Centaur Tactics Police.
Twenty bikers apprehended on Thursday afternoon may have rode into two groups, one involving Martin Robert and the second one featuring Stefan Plouff, both of whom police currently consider to be the most influential Hells Angels in the world. Quebec.
A total of sixteen members of Hell’s Angels and four members of the Marauders were informed by the police. A dozen statements were issued for violation of the Highway Safety Code.
On the way back, police also stopped members of Hell’s Angels from the Trois-Rivires section.
They have also arrested, in recent days, several classes of Death Messengers, members of the Hell’s Angels school club, and members of other supporter clubs.
Individuals associated with organized crime found by police defended themselves by saying they were not the cause of shootings in the Montreal area for nearly three years, particularly high-calibre shootings that have increased significantly. , according to the National Enforcement Support Team firearms law (ENSALA), oversees the RCMP.
But in the ranks of the police, it is recognized that organized crime is behind the sporadic and regular scores of settlements in the metropolitan area, and that gang members are often called upon to fulfill these contracts.
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