Toldstyrelsen in cooperation with Anti Doping Denmark implemented a large dopingaktion in november.
5938 dopingpiller and the ampoules were among the catch, as Toldstyrelsen for two weeks in november carried out a targeted crackdown on the illegal smuggling of doping substances in Denmark.
This writes the agency on Friday on its website.
the Action was carried out in cooperation with Anti Doping Denmark, and thousands of letters and packages in the Danish sheds as well as hundreds of airline passengers in the Danish airports was controlled during the action.
in Addition to the pills and ampoules seized toldstyrelsen 174 grams and 534 milliliter of doping.
the Controls have led to the 47 cases with a total of 23 enhancing drugs. Most were testosterone and DHEA a precursor to testosterone and estrogens.
- Toldstyrelsen target for smugglers, trying to introduce doping illegal in Denmark. It is an important job, because the market for illegal doping substances is very large.
- With the newly-completed actions have Toldstyrelsen and agency partners gained valuable new knowledge about smuglingsmønstre and types of doping being illegal imported from abroad, he says to Toldstyrelsens website.
the Cases are passed on to the relevant police districts in Denmark.
In the middle of november was a dane sentenced to five years and four months in prison for smuggling 16 tonnes of these substances to the Uk.
/ritzau/Updated Date: 20 December 2019, 16:00