Northampton proactive policing team seize car while driver's friend rolls a joint

This driver parked on a junction in Northampton while his friend rolled a spliff
This driver parked on a junction in Northampton while his friend rolled a spliff

The Northampton Proactive Team seized six cars in the town as part of 'Operation Drive Insured' but while making a stop search of a car parked at a junction, police discovered a passenger blatantly rolling a spliff.

The Northampton Proactive Team are a selection of plainclothes police officers who specialise in arresting suspected dangerous criminals and drug dealers in the town.

On Twitter, the force said: "Driver thought it's okay to park on junction... while friend rolls a spliff! #noinsurance #stopsearch #cannabis #OpJourney."

The six cars were seized last week on Thursday, March 16.

They added: "One of six cars seized today for no insurance or no licence in Northampton #opdriveinsured. We drive unmarked cars, you won't see us coming."

In the same week, a man was arrested after smashing a car window and stealing items from the car as well as being in the possession of drugs.

This car was seized because the driver didn't have insurance or a license.

This car was seized because the driver didn't have insurance or a license.

A man was arrested after smashing the car window and stealing items from the car.

A man was arrested after smashing the car window and stealing items from the car.