Eight men have been arrested in the Northern Division for various offences.

During the period 5:30pm on Saturday August 22nd and 2am on Sunday August 23rd the exercise was conducted by officers of the Major Operations Unit under the supervision of Cpl Gordon in the Maloney, La Horquetta and Arouca districts.

The eight persons were arrested for various offences namely:

  1. Possession of cocaine for trafficking (14 grams)
  2. Fraudulent driver’s permit
  3. Possession of cannabis
  4. Possession of cannabis (108 grams)
  5. Possession of cocaine and apparatus (3 grams) 6. Trafficking in cannabis (40 grams)
  6. Shooting enquiries
  7. Shooting enquiries
    Enquiries are ongoing.