Public 'turning blind eye' to street drug dealing

People are "turning a blind eye" to drug use and dealing on the streets because it is becoming normalised, a senior police officer has warned.

People are "turning a blind eye" to drug use and dealing on the streets because it is becoming normalised, a senior police officer has warned.

Now communities have been urged to help deal with the rising problem by reporting sightings.

Det Insp Stuart Johnson, who covers Swansea and Neath Port Talbot for South Wales Police, said it was one way of tackling "county lines" drugs gangs.

The two areas are in the top 10 for heroin deaths in England and Wales.

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source: BBC

2019-01-13 04:29
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