North East Regional Special Operations Unit

Drug Arrests on North Tyneside

News / January 29

Operation Stevenstone

On the evening of Thu 28 Jan 16 officers from the North East Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) carried out a large scale drugs operation in the North Tyneside area following a long term police investigation into the supply and distribution of controlled drugs.

As a consequence of this activity a substantial amount of class A and class B drugs have been recovered and 6 men (aged between 56 and 31 years ) from the North Shields and Wallsend areas have been arrested and are presently in police custody.

Further updates will be provided in due course.

© NERSOU 2014