BREAKING NEWS: It's an early start for us as 11 Newport properties are raided..

Please be aware, there is currently an increased presence of officers across the Newport area. These include over 120 specialist Gwent Police officers and officers from Tarian, the Regional Organised Crime Unit. This is as a result of a series of large scale warrants currently taking place.

We can confirm that 11 morning raids have been carried out in relation to serious and organised crime.

We will update you as soon as more information is available.

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