Hamilton Police Seize Guns, Drugs, Ammunition and More - Project Purple Rain
Hamilton Police continues to relentlessly pursue offenders who are engaged in violence, drug activity and guns in the Hamilton community.
This work is done to ensure the continued protection of our community while holding offenders accountable.
Police recently executed four search warrants which resulted in the seizure of illicit drugs, prohibited weapons, guns and money.
Six individuals were arrested and charged. Searches were conducted with the assistance of Niagara Regional Police and Peel Regional Police.
The investigation remains on-going therefore further details will not be shared.
Hamilton Police are releasing the results of these search warrants.
Police seized a large quantity of fentanyl, cocaine and methamphetamine valued at a total of approximately $250,000. Police also seized over $20,000 of Canadian currency believed to be the proceeds of crime. A gun was located and seized at every location along with scales and ammunition.
This is not the end. Hamilton Police will continue to engage with our community, police partners and share information in order to provide community safety. The citizens of Hamilton need to continue to feel safe in their communities and as a community we need to stop gun violence.
If you have any information about gun violence or any crime within our city please call Hamilton Police 905-546-4925 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.