20 people have been arrested and tens of thousands of pounds worth of drugs and suspected stolen property have been seized in raids across Cumbria. The action follows a rise in burglaries from sheds and garages and drug-related problems. Inspector Tony Quinn told ITV News Border why:
20 people have been arrested and drugs and suspected stolen property worth tens of thousands of pounds have been seized across Cumbria. Police have been raiding addresses in Carlisle and Penrith and Eden areas.
The raids are part of Operation Monochrome. More than £25,000 worth of drugs and more than £20,000 worth of suspected stolen property including power tools were seized.