MEDIA ADVISORY: Four arrested after raids at Villawood Immigration Detention Centre

NSW Police Force will address the media after four men were arrested following raids at the Villawood Immigration Detention Centre.

In December 2019, detectives from Sutherland Police Area Command established Strike Force Leahy to investigate the activities of a criminal syndicate believed to be operating from within the Villawood Immigration Detention Centre.

Their inquiries revealed the group were involved in the purchase of motor vehicles using fraudulently obtained credit cards as well as the distribution of illicit drugs within the facility.

WHEN: 1.30pm TODAY (Friday 10 January 2020)

WHERE: Sutherland Police Station

113-121 Flora Street, Sutherland

WHO: Detective Superintendent Jason Box


Sutherland Shire Police Area Command

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