Quite The Haul For Police In Project Zen and Moon

60 people face charges, more than $45 million seized in connection to Project Zen and Project Moon

60 people face charges and more than $45 million seized in connection to Project Zen and Project Moon.

York Regional Police launched the projects earlier this year, focusing on illegal drug production and trafficking by organized crime groups.

Project Zen Seizure

  • Five semi-automatic handguns
  • More than $270,000 in currency
  • More than five kilograms of fentanyl (largest seizure of its kind in York Region)
  • 19 kilograms of cocaine
  • 16.5 kilograms of methamphetamine pills
  • More than 56 kilograms of cannabis

Project Moon Seizure

  • More than 20,000 illegally grown cannabis plants were seized
  • More than 560 kilograms of dried cannabis
  • 23 kilograms of methamphetamine
  • 15,300 MDMA pills
  • Nine pounds of mushrooms
  • 400 Viagara pills
  • $220,000 in currency
  • Four firearms (Tech 9 machine gun with a silencer)