Millions in assets seized as Police continues focus on money laundering

Police have arrested six people and seized millions in assets following a significant money laundering investigation in Auckland.

Today, Police executed search warrants at addresses in Remuera, East Tamaki Heights, Papatoetoe and Karaka as Police continues to focus on targeting those laundering money from the proceeds of crime.

Six people have been arrested as part of Operation Menelaus which has been underway since the beginning of the year.

As part of the operation, Police have put restraint on three Remuera properties worth more than $7.3 million in total.

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