02/08/2012 : ANOTHER MAJOR INTERNET GAMBLING BUST IN MALAYSIA
225 computers seized and 47 arrested in latest sweep
Police units in Malaysia raided a series of premises in a week long anti-online gambling operation, seizing 225 computers and detaining 47 men, according to reports from the Bernama news agency. All of the detained men were later released on bail.
CID deputy chief Supt Nazlan Idris said 28 raids were held during the operation, which launched on January 31.
"Some cyber cafe operators continue to operate Internet gambling activities despite our raids, for example one in Pokok Sena which had been raided three times," said Nazlan during a news conference at the Kedah Contingent Police Headquarters. He added that police will continue operations.