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32 arrests in covert raids

A covert police operation in Brighton aimed at stemming the flow of drugs to our shores has seen 32 people arrested and £55,000 worth of illegal substances seized.

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Drug dealers targeted in police raids

Drug dealers in the South are being targeted in a series of major police operations. Hundreds of arrests have been made in Southampton as part of a two year crackdown.

And last week, two men were sentenced to more than 40 years in jail for trying to smuggle drugs on a sailing boat off the Isle of Wight.

In Brighton, dozens of people have been detained after a six month covert operation. But is there a better way to tackle the drug problem? Malcolm Shaw has been investigating.

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