‘We want to ensure the youth of Diss don't become victims of the future'
The inspector in charge of local policing has described the ongoing work to prevent young people in Diss being drawn into a world of gangs, drugs and knives.
Inspector Jason Selvarajah, who is in charge of policing in Diss, Harleston and Long Stratton, said the incident at Mere’s Mouth last month – during which three youths were arrested on suspicion of affray – was rare but significant.
Around 30 youths had gathered at the scene
The local force’s response has been to increase activity under a county-wide initiative, called Operation Gravity.
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