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October 5, 2019

A DRUG dealer caught with cannabis, cocaine, a large hunting knife and criminal cash has been spared jail so he can go to university despite the supposed crackdown on drugs and bladed weapons.
Jordan Onyemaenu, 20, from Ickenham, north-west London, received a suspended...

June 13, 2019

BUSTED: Drugs seized during today's raids (Met Police) 

TWENTY four people were arrested today as the Met Police cracked down on gangs and drugs across Enfield.

A series of early morning raids were carried out at properties across the north London borough. 

A Met Police s...

June 10, 2019

JAILED: But street dealer Rahman Hassan could be out of prison in under two years 

A WOMAN who hid two bags of drugs in an intimate area during an Essex Police crackdown on 'county lines' drug gangs is facing jail for dealing.

Street dealer Maureen Doyle, 60, from Broomf...

June 10, 2019

SOFT JUSTICE? Khan could be out in 18 months despite a year of organised crime (Met Police) 

A DRUG supply middleman from south-east London has been jailed for three years for supplying drugs through a dedicated mobile phone hotline.

Feroze Khan, 26, of Denmark...

May 21, 2019

RAIDS: Police up and down the country raided suspected county lines drug dens (NCA) 

NEARLY 600 members of suspected 'county lines' drug gangs have been arrested across the country in a week-long operation.

Police arrested 500 men and 86 women between May 13 and 20 as th...

February 3, 2019

County lines boss Mohamed Hassan, 36, got 16 years jail in 2014 for dealing in Basildon (Essex Police)

COUNTY lines drug dealing has been going on for several years, but not all police forces recognised the problem, we can reveal.

Most media are reporting the menace...

February 3, 2019

RAID: Police move in on a suspected drug dealer (Thames Valley Police) 

GANGS in more than half of police force areas are selling drugs outside their own county, it has been revealed.

Drug gangs from more areas than first thought are sending youths miles from their homes...

January 12, 2019

MURDERS: A major crime network may have executed 10 or more people 

AT LEAST ten gangland murders are being connected to a "top end" British organised crime group thought to be at the forefront of flooding the UK with the cocaine that is fuelling violence on our streets...

November 21, 2018

STREET DEAL: All 45 UK police forces are reporting county lines activity 

THE true scale of the "county lines" drug dealing epidemic blighting the UK may have been underestimated, police have admitted.

New figures suggest a National Crime Agency (NCA) estimate on the num...

October 25, 2018

LOST GENERATION: DCI Neil Smith has investigated 'county lines' more than two years 

BRITAIN risks losing a generation of youngsters to a life of crime and drugs a senior detective involved in investigating the menace of county lines dealing has warned.

DCI Neil Smith of...

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