Officers in Doncaster are this morning (Friday 11 January) executing a number of warrants aimed at disrupting organised crime in the Thorne area.
Activity began just after 7am on Gibbons Lane and officers are expected to remain in the area for most of the day, as Detective Inspector Steve Smith from Doncaster CID explains.
“Today’s activity and warrants, carried out under the Misuse of Drugs Act, is part of our proactive efforts and plans to tackle organised crime across Doncaster and keep our local communities safe.
“There will be officers from a number of departments, units and teams across South Yorkshire Police in the area, searching properties as well as the surrounding area.
“As the day continues we will be releasing more information about our activity, including any results.”