9News Perth has been given unique entry inside a serious police operation focusing on delinquent behaviour.
The four-day blitz targeted on suburbs east of town and resulted in 28 prison prices, after a whole lot of random sweeps.
Senior Sergeant Daniel Greives says “Operation Confine” was designed in response to concern from the neighborhood, who had been fed up with “undesirables” within the Belmont space and surrounding suburbs.
“If they arrive in to our space and so they’re seeking to commit offences, we will definitely maintain them to account,” he mentioned.
The Regional Operations Group together with Cannington Detectives and the Police Canine Squad had been referred to as in to help with the operation.
Officers carried out greater than 500 random stops, seizing small quantities of medication together with methamphetamine and hashish, together with a number of weapons.
The sting, which started final Wednesday night time, resulted in a 50 per cent discount in crime on the week earlier than.
Senior Sergeant Greives say Belmont crooks must be on discover, that there are extra stings to return.
“It’s a nice neighborhood to dwell in and Belmont Police are definitely doing our greatest to reassure the general public of that,” he mentioned.