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Four drug arrests as Derby police react to drug-related anti-social behaviour.

Posted on 31st May 2018
Siddals Road, Drugs Warrant

Our officers from the Derby City Centre Safer Neighbourhood Team arrested four people yesterday, Wednesday, May 30, after a drug search at a flat. 

The search, at an address on Siddals Road, came after complaints of drug-related anti-social behaviour in the Castle Ward area of the city. 

Two women aged 47 and 25 years and two men aged 32 and 29 years were arrested for possession of a class B drug with intent to supply, after a quantity of drugs and related paraphernalia were seized during the search. 

Sergeant Jamie Millard, who is in charge of the team, said: “The action was taken as a result of intelligence from the community about activity at the flat. 

“It shows that we will always take positive action about such allegations that we know has a detrimental effect on the community.” 

Three of those arrested have been released under investigation whilst the 32-year-old man will appear at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court this morning, Thursday, May 31, as he was also wanted for failing to appear at the same court.

If you have any information regarding this or similar issues please contact your local Safer Neighbourhood team on 101, our non-emergency number. Alternatively send them a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website HERE.

You can also anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org

 

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