Paramilitary Crime Task Force seize items during searches - ‘North Antrim UDA claim to protect local people but in reality use violence or the threat of violence to control and intimidate for their own gain’

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Paramilitary Crime Task Force (PCTF) investigating suspected criminality linked to the North Antrim UDA have today (Thursday 6th May) conducted a search in the Coleraine area.

Thursday, 6th May 2021, 4:16 pm
Updated Thursday, 6th May 2021, 4:22 pm

Detective Inspector Brennan said: “North Antrim UDA remain a priority for the PCTF due to the Human Rights abuse they carry in their local community.

“The North Antrim UDA claim to protect local people but in reality use violence or the threat of violence to control and intimidate for their own gain’’

“Working with our partners and communities we are committed to tackling the criminality of these groups.”

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