Police arrest 1,000 and seize £1,200,000 of class As in huge week-long drug bust

More than 1,000 people have been arrested and £1.2 million worth of Class A drugs seized in a week-long crackdown on gangs.

The huge operation, involving all 43 regional police forces in England and Wales, saw 10% of the country’s so-called county lines drug networks shut down.

£500,000 in cash and almost 200 weapons, including 18 guns, were also seized in what was the most successful operation of its kind.

Police busted over 100 phone lines used to contact dealers,...
source: Metro

2020-09-25 14:26
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