Lonely Planet Writer

Dozens arrested during Jakarta club raids

Two of Jakarta’s most popular nightclubs were targeted in drug raids by authorities on Saturday night, during which more than 50 clubbers were found to be in possession of, or testing positive for, illegal party drugs.

Jakarta, Indonesia.
Jakarta, Indonesia. Image by The Diary of a Hotel Addict / CC BY 2.0

Jakarta police, who have pledged to investigate the evidence further, are yet to reveal if charges will be laid against the revellers who tested positive in raids at the Colosseum and Golden Crown, or whether the nightspots will face any kind of sanctions. Read more: Jakarta.coconuts.co