More arrests in crime crackdown

Eight people have been arrested by police during the second phase of Operation Raft.

Eight arrests during second phase of Operation Raft

Eight people have been arrested by police during the second phase of Operation Raft. Ninety 90 officers were involved in the planning, execution and handling of prisoners for four warrants at properties across Portsmouth.

Officers searched the properties as part of a crack down on serious crime in the city such as robbery, house burglary and vehicle crime. Six men aged 20, 22, 28, 30, 31 and 40 and two women aged 21 and 29, all from Portsmouth, have been arrested