Police have revealed that they have arrested seven individuals in Islington.
Six men and one women – aged between 19 and 60 years old have been arrested on suspicion of drug supply offences police say.
Over 140 police officers took part in the activity. The arrests follow a six-month-long investigation targeting violent drug dealers in Islington.
Detective Chief Inspector Ralph Coates, of the Central North Gangs Unit, said: “Today’s arrests demonstrate our commitment to the people of Islington that we are determined to reduce violence and disrupt the associated supply of Class A drugs.
“This proactive operation is part of my team’s ongoing work to disrupt drug-dealing on the borough and will help make the local community safer and reduce the amount of violence on the streets.”