Assets of Criminal Origin, Villas and Vehicles Seized
Albanian Daily News
Published September 12, 2017
A number of villas, businesses and luxury vehicles were seized on Tuesday by the police in the framework of a raid coded 'Autumn 2017'. Some 9 businesses, 8 apartments, a three-store villa and 15 vehicles were seized in Tirana, Lezha, Vlora and Berat.
The owners of the seized assets have not yet been made public due to the inquiry's secrecy.
The State Police informs that the assets seizure is part of a plan aimed to give a harsh blow to the criminal groups while guaranteeing public security.
This large scale raid for the seizure of assets of criminal origin follows another raid on national scale which aimed the eradication of cannabis cultivation phenomenon in Albania.