Tyne Tees Cocaine

Gang leader who tried to flood North East with cocaine ordered to pay £55,000

Raymond Curran was part of an organised crime group who were handed jail sentences for their part in a large-scale drugs operation.

Cocaine with street value of £9million seized at Port of Tyne

approximately 115 kilos of cocaine was seized, with a potential estimated street value of £9 million.

Ten people charged after drugs worth £8m seized

Ten people, six from Gateshead have been charged after drugs, believed to be destined for North East communities, were secured by officers.