Suspected drug dealers and thieves targeted in police raids across Preston and Lancashire

Posted on - 6th August, 2021 - 1:33pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Preston News
Arrest as part of Op Hunter. Pic: Lancashire Police

Over the past month as part of Operation Hunter, police have executed 239 warrants on the streets of Preston and Lancashire.


That includes 41 violent offenders, 31 people wanted in connection with theft, 54 road traffic offenders and 25 individuals wanted in connection with the supply of drugs.

The operation has seen taskforce officers from across the Force, as well as specialist units including Tactical Operations and the ANPR intercept teams, target individuals wanted for a range of offences including domestic abuse, violent offences and general criminality.

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Find out more here and look out later today for a round up of those police are still looking for:

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