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Proactive operation targets County Lines in Plymouth

Over the past two days, Devon & Cornwall Police have been supported by the Op Medusa team from Merseyside Police to target drugs supply and related offences in and around the city.  

In excess of 100 officers and staff have supported the activity including Intelligence teams, Proactive Disruption, Police Dogs and Drones, Local Policing and Specialist Roads Policing Officers.

Teams were deployed on foot across the city, in unmarked traffic cars and specialist Medusa cars. We utilised intelligence from our systems, local knowledge, ANPR technology and witnessed criminal behaviours and as a result, over the two-day operation we arrested 50 people and seized:

  • Drugs including heroin, cannabis, cocaine and suspected LSD
  • Weapons including knives, a crossbow and gas-powered air weapons
  • More than £30k in cash
  • Seized multiple cars, vans and motorbikes.
  • For the full article please see the Devon & Cornwall Police website here.

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