On January 15, at 6:00 p.m., officers from the Drug Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigations Division executed a search warrant in the 2400 block of Cragg Avenue in Halifax. A man and a woman were arrested at the scene and cocaine and marijuana was seized.
A 39-year-old man and a 40-year-old woman have been released from custody and will appear in Halifax Provincial Court on February 24 to face charges of possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking and possession of dugs.
Drug activity often involves violence that puts innocent citizens at risk and is detrimental to the overall safety of our communities. The Integrated Drug Unit and Integrated Guns and Gangs Unit are important parts of the Halifax Regional Police crime reduction strategy. Citizens are encouraged to report drug activity to police at 490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.