News Report On Police Raids In South Cumbria (September 2014)

Sep 19, 2014, 06:33 PM

The Bay's Amy Scarisbrick was invited to join #Cumbria #Police during a week-long operation targeting offenders who are linked to burglary, robbery and drugs offences in Barrow.

Officers used search and arrest warrants to raid several properties in the town as part of Operation Specialised, following tip-offs from members of the public.

Barrow Police and Cumbria Police's task force targeted local people suspected of having links to acquisitive crime and drugs.

Click below to hear the moment Police broke down the door of one of the properties in Amy Scarisbrick's report. This report contains a clip of an interview with Sergeant James Bailey, who led the operation, and was broadcast on The Bay Radio on 19th September 2014. Audio is property of the CN Group/ The Bay Radio and has been uploaded for portfolio purposes.