North West Regional Organised Crime Unit

Latest News

To read about our most recent operations and successes click on the links below.

Wed 13th, Sep

County Lines

County Lines is the term used by police and law enforcement to commonly describe the approach taken by gangs and criminal networks originating from urban areas, who travel to locations such as county or coastal towns to sell class A drugs.

Tue 22nd, Aug

£1.2 million pounds of heroin and £530,000 in cash seized from dealers

Detectives from TITAN, the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit (NWROCU), have arrested and charged two men following the seizure of 12 kilos of heroin, with an estimated street value of £1.2million, and approximately £530,000 in cash.

Mon 21st, Aug


2 watches seized from Drug Dealers as part of Operation Brazil sold for £27,836 under POCA.

Fri 21st, Jul

Staff at HMP Liverpool Arrested

TITAN the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit have arrested a member of staff at HMP Liverpool last night (Thursday, 20 July 2017).

Wed 12th, Jul

Cyber crime sentence welcomed

Detectives from the Titan North West Regional Cyber Crime Unit have today (Wednesday, 12 July 2017) welcomed the sentencing of Craig Fox for cybercrime offences.

Mon 03rd, Jul

Four Men Jailed for drug offences - Operation Valek

Four men have been jailed for drug offences following an investigation by the North West Regional Crime Unit - Titan - into the supply of drugs into prison.

Fri 30th, Jun

2 Years Imprisonment for Halewood Taxi Driver

Robert DALLY pleaded guilty to being in 'possession with intent to supply Class A drugs' on Wednesday 28 June 2017.

Fri 30th, Jun

Drug Dealers Aston Martin Virage seized by TITAN makes £58,000 at Auction

The money made from the proceeds of the sale goes back into fighting crime across the North West Region.

Thu 29th, Jun

TITAN Officers have executed search Warrants this morning in Anfield and Kirkdale areas of Liverpool

These warrants were supported by Merseyside Police and are centred around Operation Utah which is an investigation into the Human Trafficking of Romanian sex workers into and throughout the UK.

Tue 20th, Jun

Drug smuggler sentenced to 18 years imprisonment

A Polish drug smuggler who was part of a £10 million pound #heroin gang is now serving an 18-year sentence for his role in smuggling almost 100 kilos of heroin.