Fireworks, weapons and drugs seized by police in targeted operation in Brierfield

Police seized £500 worth of fireworks, along with weapons and Class B drugs, in a targeted operation in Brierfield.

Officers from the task force team with Nelson, Brierfield and Barrowford Police patrolled crime 'hotspots' where they conducted numerous stop and searches.

A spokesman said: "We will continue to target areas which are highlighted by the community in order to keep our communities safe."

The haul of fireworks and a weapon seized by police in the targeted operation in Briefield this week.