North East Regional Special Operations Unit

Operation Stevenstone - Newcastle Crown Court

News / August 24

Operation Stevenstone was a Pro-active investigation into the large scale supply and distribution of Controlled Drugs in the North East of England.

The NERSOU conducted a covert investigation, Op STEVENSTONE, focussed around the large scale supply and distribution of controlled drugs throughout the North East of England.  As a result of the investigation, four defendants were convicted of Conspiracy to Supply Class A drugs during June 2018.  On the 24/08/2018 they appeared at Newcastle Crown Court and were sentenced to a combined total of more than 38 years imprisonment.  The two principal members of the OCG currently remain outstanding, having failed to appear at court.

© NERSOU 2018