North West Regional Organised Crime Unit
 

Operations

All the photos below represent people who have been arrested and recently imprisoned by Titan. The list of operations down the right hand side, details all the investigations that Titan have conducted. Simply click on the operation name to see more details.

Operation Aviary

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Titan, the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit, was investigating members of the crime group when it became apparent that the group was armed and intent on carrying out a criminal act in the Rochdale area.

Operation Delmas

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Operation Delmas was an investigation targeting a Wigan based organised crime group responsible for the distribution and supply of heroin and cocaine throughout the North West.

Operation Sirius

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An investigation into the theft of LS Lowry paintings after a robbery at the home of an art dealer in Cheadle Hulme on May 3, 2007.

Operation Lindley

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Led by the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit, the covert operation discovered the gang was supplying drugs across the North West.

Operation Acton

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This case was an investigation undertaken by the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit into the importation and distribution of heroin in Merseyside.

Operation Smolan

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An investigation concerning the supply of firearms from America into the North West.

Operation Hudson

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Operation Hudson was an operation that spanned a number of investigations across the North West of England.

Operation Sheldon

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Operation Sheldon was a proactive inquiry between November 24, 2008 and May 19, 2009. It centred on an organised crime group mainly from the Kirkby area of Merseyside who were targeting HGVs across the UK.

Operation Bass

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Operation Bass was a proactive investigation into a crime group who were supplying class A drugs in the North West.

Operation Solomon

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This investigation led to the detection of an armed robbery where a security guard was shot in Preston.

Operation Brandfort

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Two men from St Helens have been jailed for six years after they were found guilty of drugs offences.

Operation Brandfort (2)

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An investigation that saw the imprisonment of 'Leggy Pownall'

Operation Hera 2

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Serial fraudster captured by undercover police officer

Operation Tarim

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A Rochdale based organised crime group importing drugs from Holland

Most wanted Andrew Moran

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The arrest and capture of one of Britain's most wanted criminals Andrew Moran

Operation Redstart

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Members of a gang who conspired to move millions of pounds of Class A drugs and were found to have an arsenal of deadly weapons have today been sent to prison for a total of 95 years.

Operation Redbank

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A North-west gang behind a £100 milion drug importation conspiracy has been jailed for a total of 217 years following a successful investigaton by Titan, the region's organised crime unit.

Operation Binbrook

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An operation involving drugs and money laundering

Operation Maple

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Seven people have been sentenced for their part in the largest 'legal high' investigation in the UK with around £4million of drugs sold online.

Operation Avant

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An operation that recovered a number of firearms

Operation Kervella

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A second TITAN investigation in relation to Christopher Welsh

Operation Alveras

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A team of professional money launderers who moved over £10 million of criminal cash

Daniel Tang

Daniel Tang

18 Years

Kurt Blondell

Kurt Blondell

15 years

John Rasburn

John Rasburn

10 Years

Lee Harris

Lee Harris

5 years

Benson Okoli

Benson Okoli

15 years

Kelvin Jones

Kelvin Jones

3 years 8 months

Keith Prescott

Keith Prescott

3 years 4 months

Dean Jones

Dean Jones

8 years 8 months

Kim Dedier

Kim Dedier

6 years

Steven Greenoe

Steven Greenoe

10 years

Newton McKenzie

Newton McKenzie

6 years 6 months

Craig Barker

Craig Barker

8 years

John Jones

John Jones

4 years 6 months

Lee Fairclough

Lee Fairclough

3 years 5 months

Otis Smith

Otis Smith

5 years

John Pownall

John Pownall

7 years

Mohammed Khatana

Mohammed Khatana

8 1/2 years

Jason Seale

Jason Seale

14 years

Byron Milne

Byron Milne

14yrs 6 months

Edwin Gorlee

Edwin Gorlee

10 years

Ceri Wilmot

Ceri Wilmot

10 years

Saied Omidi

Saied Omidi

2yrs 6 months

Steven Petrie

Steven Petrie

11 years

Wayne Braund

Wayne Braund

9yrs 6 months

Peter Clarke

Peter Clarke

16 years

Stephen Clarke

Stephen Clarke

10 years 6 months

Gordon Fisk

Gordon Fisk

9 years 6 months

Ben Bosley

Ben Bosley

8 years

Paul Lawler

Paul Lawler

10 years

Sean Johnson

Sean Johnson

8 years 6 months

Terence Sergeant

Terence Sergeant

4 years 6 months

Mark Higgins

Mark Higgins

6 years 8 months

Mark Wyatt

Mark Wyatt

4 years

Alan Logan

Alan Logan

7 years 6 months

Alan Bentley

Alan Bentley

4 years

Daniel Edgar

Daniel Edgar

5 years

Scott Tyson

Scott Tyson

4 years

Paul Bennett

Paul Bennett

14 years

Carl Wall

Carl Wall

21 years

Andrew Wilde

Andrew Wilde

15 years

Karl Glennon

Karl Glennon

12 years

Paul Harwood

Paul Harwood

12 years

Gerard Mooney

Gerard Mooney

15 years

Stephen Crane

Stephen Crane

17 years

Ali Rahman

Ali Rahman

17 1/2 years

Omar Amin

Omar Amin

20 years

Christopher Coogan

Christopher Coogan

4 1/2 years

Paul Hannon

Paul Hannon

14 years

Christopher Brown

Christopher Brown

10 years 8 months

Mohammed Ali

Mohammed Ali

6 Years 8 months

Sadaquat Ali

Sadaquat Ali

5 Years 4 months

James Close

James Close

13 years 9 months

James Gibson

James Gibson

5 years 7 months

Patrick Roach

Patrick Roach

10 1/2 years

Christopher Coppell

Christopher Coppell

4 years 10 months

Boyd Gibson

Boyd Gibson

2 years 3 months

Kevin O'Leary

Kevin O'Leary

3 years 7 months

Simon Fowler

Simon Fowler

3 years 6 months

Michael Siddeley

Michael Siddeley

3 years 6 months

Antony Smith

Antony Smith

12 years 8 months

Sean Smith

Sean Smith

4 years 5 months

David Knight

David Knight

4 years 8 months

Samuel Reynolds

Samuel Reynolds

6 1/2 years

Paula White

Paula White

9 years

Darren Alcock

Darren Alcock

14 years

Paul Estridge

Paul Estridge

12 years

Stuart Manners

Stuart Manners

12 years

Wendy Abraham

Wendy Abraham

10 yrs 6 months

Stephen Bennett

Stephen Bennett

13 Years 8 Months

Alan Clayton

Alan Clayton

6 yrs 6 months

David Browne

David Browne

4 yrs 8 months

Jack Holt

Jack Holt

9 years

Lee McKenna

Lee McKenna

2 yrs 8 months

Michael McGuire

Michael McGuire

6 yrs 6 months

Neil Sutemire

Neil Sutemire

14 years

Patrick Moloney

Patrick Moloney

5yrs 6 months

Paul Hawkins

Paul Hawkins

7 years

Peter Duffy

Peter Duffy

7yrs 6 months

John Reid

John Reid

9 yrs 4 months

Mohammed Chaudrey

Mohammed Chaudrey

4yrs 7 months

Waqar Afzal

Waqar Afzal

3 years

Umar Haq

Umar Haq

3 years

Razwan Munir

Razwan Munir

9 years

Nokhaiz Haider

Nokhaiz Haider

4 yrs 6 months

Imran Sarwar

Imran Sarwar

4yrs 6 months