Four Departments Joined Hands to Crack Down on Illegal and Criminal Activities of Smuggling Cigarettes at Sea
2021-05-18 09:35

To further standardize and promote the comprehensive control of anti-smuggling, According to the Criminal Law of the People's Republic of China, Tobacco Monopoly Law of the People's Republic of China, Customs Law of the People's Republic of China, Marine Police Law of the People's Republic of China and other relevant laws and regulations, Dalian Tobacco Monopoly Bureau, Dalian Public Security Bureau, Dalian Customs Anti-smuggling Bureau, Dalian Marine Police Bureau and other four departments jointly carried out illegal and criminal activities to crack down on cigarette smuggling at sea, protect national fiscal revenue, and safeguard the order of cigarette circulation market and the legitimate rights and interests of consumers.

 

Dalian Tobacco officials said that in this crackdown on illegal and criminal activities of smuggling cigarettes at sea, any unit or individual smuggling cigarettes or illegally purchasing, transporting, mailing, selling or harboring smuggled cigarettes and other imported cigarettes flowing into the market through abnormal channels will be severely dealt with according to law; If a crime is constituted, it will be transferred to judicial organs for criminal responsibility according to law.

 

Units or individuals that provide convenient conditions such as hiding, transportation and mailing for smuggling and bootlegging cigarette activities will be severely dealt with according to law; If a crime is constituted, it will be transferred to judicial organs for criminal responsibility according to law.

 

Transportation of cigarettes must hold a transportation permit issued by the department of tobacco monopoly administration or an institution authorized by the department of tobacco monopoly administration; Without a permit, the carrier shall not carry the goods.

 

Those who resist and obstruct law enforcement personnel from investigating and dealing with illegal acts of smuggling cigarettes at sea and harm law enforcement personnel will be severely dealt with according to law; If a crime is constituted, it will be transferred to judicial organs for criminal responsibility according to law.

 

Severely crack down on tobacco-related evil forces and "protective umbrellas". The illegal acts of harboring and conniving, failing to establish a case, failing to investigate a case, providing convenient conditions for suspected smuggling and helping them evade punishment will be investigated to the end.

 

Encourage the broad masses of the people to actively report illegal and criminal activities of cigarette smuggling at sea, and assist law enforcement agencies to jointly crack down on illegal and criminal activities of cigarette smuggling at sea. Those who provide clues about tobacco-related crimes, once verified, will be rewarded in accordance with regulations and kept confidential. Tobacco reporting telephone number: 12313; Public security report telephone number: 86866110; Customs anti-smuggling report telephone number: 4008124110; Marine Police report telephone number: 87102110.