Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith continued his sustained attack on crime with a weekend long police exercise which resulted in the arrest of more than 100 persons.
Over one thousand officers took part in the first Operation Strike Back for 2019 which began at 6AM on Friday.
138 people were arrested, 22 drug blocks were searched and 8 guns, a variety of ammunition, and quantities of drugs were seized. Police said 13 prohibited immigrants were also detained.
The operation took place in all nine policing divisions across the country.
In a video released by the Police Service, Commissioner Griffith is seen addressing officers prior to the start of the exercise.
Speaking to the media at the conclusion of the exercise, Commissioner Griffith highlighted its benefits.
He also once again answered his critics as he praised the officers for their dedication, effort and professionalism.