Two people arrested and cannabis found during police raids in Buxton and Peak Dale

Police have arrested two people and seized cannabis after searches at properties in Buxton and Peak Dale.

Thursday, 15th April 2021, 4:11 pm

Buxton Police Safer Neighbourhood Team carried out a search at a property in Peak Dale, and another at a property in Buxton town centre on Wednesday.

Cannabis was seized and a male and female were arrested on suspicion of the cultivation of cannabis.

The team said: “A combination of intelligence gained by our PCSO’S sheer vigilance, alongside hard joint team work from our Buxton & Hope Valley SNT.

Two people have been arrested and cannabis was found during police searches at properties in Peak Dale and Buxton

“Our Local Policing Unit were also involved, in the seizing of a numerous amount of cannabis plants destined for the streets.

“Many thanks to members of the public providing this invaluable information that has put the two under the spot light.”

Anyone who wants to report any suspicious activity should contact police on the non emergency number 101 or see the Derbyshire police website at https://www.derbyshire.police.uk/ro/report/ocr/af/how-to-report-a-crime/.