Money. electronics, drugs seized in raid PSNI say targeted 'INLA criminality' in Derry

Money, electronic devices and drugs have been seized in a search in Derry the PSNI say was part of an investigation into criminality linked to the INLA.

Tuesday, 16th March 2021, 9:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 16th March 2021, 9:48 am
PSNI raid.

The PSNI said detectives from the PSNI’s Paramilitary Crime Task Force investigating criminality linked to the INLA carried out a search in the Derry area on Monday.

Detective Inspector Brennan said: “Officers carried out a proactive police operation at a property in the area. A sum of money, a number of electronic devices and a small quantity of suspected Class B controlled drugs were recovered during the operation.

“The Paramilitary Crime Task Force are committed to tackling criminality by INLA Paramilitaries in the local area. We will continue to listen to the public and act on the information they provide us, to target those criminals, involved in the sale and supply of illegal drugs at every opportunity."

DI Brenan encourage members of the community who may have information to get in touch.

"We will listen to you and we will act on information you provide. You can call 101, or you can submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via http://www.psni.police.uk/makeareport/."

The independent charity Crimestoppers can also be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://crimestoppers-uk.org/