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Lockdown and EncroChat drives record drugs finds

Lockdown helped identify drug dealing leading to a big increase in seizures.

In the bag: The record drugs haul included £375K found by PSNI last November

In the bag: The record drugs haul included 375K found by PSNI last November

Date - 4th February 2022
By - Chris Smith
Drug dealers becoming move visible in lockdown and better intelligence helped forces make record seizures of illegal drugs, according to new data. Home Office figures revealed officers and the Border Force made a total of 223,106 drug seizures in...
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