Armed police take part in Salisbury drugs raid

ARMED police were among officers who carried out a drugs warrant in Salisbury.

Wiltshire Police said suspected class A, B and C drugs were seized during a warrant in Bemerton Heath on Wednesday (January 17).

A spokesperson said the local Neighbourhood Policing Team was joined by response and specialist officers from the firearms and dog units, to carry out a raid at a property in Pinewood Way.

PC Boon said: “We received multiple reports from concerned members of the public about drug dealing and anti-social behaviour in this area.

“As a result of the positive warrant, the suspects are being investigated. I hope the community feel their voice is being heard and they are supported and valued.

“I’d like to thank the community for their continued efforts in reporting suspicious incidents and criminal activity in their area. Wiltshire Police have removed drugs off the streets deterring further criminal activity.

“If you have any issues in your area, please don’t hesitate to contact Wiltshire Police.”

People can report suspicious activity online at, or by calling 101, or 999 in an emergency.