North West Regional Organised Crime Unit
  • Massive cocaine haul

    £16 million worth of cocaine have been recovered in Liverpool.
  • OP Kervella

    A multi million drug trafficking investigation involving Christopher Welsh

  • Operation Maple

    The largest legal high investigation in the UK

  • Operation Binbrook

    An investigation that recovered £1.2 million in cash, drugs and a sawn off shotgun.

  • OP Redbank

    Gang sentenced to 247 years imprisonment for supplying half a tonne of cocaine

  • Operation Redstart

    102 years imprisonment for -Guns, drugs and £50 million money laundering gang. Read more...

  • Operation Blenheim

    297 years for ringleaders of £100 million drug trafficking gang.

  • Most wanted captured

    Joint operation between Titan, SOCA and Spanish authorities leads to arrest of Andrew Moran, one of the UK's most wanted fugitives.

  • Operation Smolan

    Two receive life imprisonment for their part in smuggling guns into the North West. Read more...



To protect the communities within the North West from serious and organised crime.


To identify, disrupt and dismantle organised crime groups causing the most harm to the North West.


Trust, commitment and respect.

Our Mission


Firearms Recovered


Stolen property and cash


Confiscation Orders


Years Imprisoned


Drugs Recovered


Criminals arrested


Behind Bars

Click here to see a gallery of all the criminals that have been captured and imprisoned by Titan.

Latest News

Read about the latest news stories and successes in the fight against organised crime.

Tue 17th, May

TITAN seize massive haul of cocaine in Liverpool

£16 Million worth of cocaine recovered

Fri 29th, Apr

Money laundering gang jailed

A Manchester gang who laundered millions for organised crime groups throughout the North-west have been jailed for 28 years following an investigation by ‘Titan’.

Tue 26th, Apr

Cyber team arrest man in Manchester in relation to international fraud enquiry

34 arrested in Spain as enquiry continues


The areas highlighted in yellow indicate the places where Titan investigations have impacted. To read more simply click on the highlighted area to view the operations.

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