Twenty four people have been sentenced – with over half a century’s time in prison handed down – in a widespread clampdown on drug dealers in Tameside.
Luigi Arcuri, 73, Nikolic Giuliano, 42, Antonino Ballisteri, 46, and the 17-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, all of no fixed abode, admitted conspiracy to defraud and possession of counterfeit currency.
GMP have arrested thirteen suspected members of a notorious organised crime group in South Manchester who are believed to have stolen over £400,000 worth of goods.
An ex-undercover narcotics officer has come out in support of legalising drugs, saying it would save lives, prison space and taxpayers’ money.
Manchester is no longer the crash for cash capital of the UK, according to new figures released today by the UK’s largest insurer.
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Men arrested on suspicion of money laundering and drugs offences.