County Lines Spot the Signs
What is County Lines?
A term to describe Organised Crime Groups (OCGs) involved in the supply of illegal drugs. Typically this is from large cities into smaller communities, such as towns and villages.
What is cuckooing?
A vulnerable persons home, often a person with drug dependency, is taken over and used as a place to sell drugs from.
Spot the Signs
Frequent or high numbers of visitors coming and going
from the property
Signs of drug paraphernalia near to the property
Other people seen inside the property who don't
normally live there and appear out of place
More taxis and cars than usual pulling up at
the property for a short period of time
The vulnerable tenant is rarely seen and
disengages from support services
Increase in anti-social behaviour around the property
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Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 15:30 by Rosanna Hill