Four Ladner men arrested in Delta drug sting

— image credit:

A six-month long drug sting operation by the Delta Police Department targeting a Dial-A-Dope operation in the South Delta area has resulted in criminal charges for four Ladner men, and one from Richmond, under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA).

“This is a good day for Delta," said Inspector Lorne Pike. "This investigation resulted in the

suppression of a significant drug operation in the South Delta area that had a direct impact

in the community. Delta Police Drug members removed a significant amount of drugs from

being distributed on our streets and have brought those supplying and trafficking in

controlled substances in this case before the courts.”

The long-term project was conducted by the Delta Police Drug Section and culminated with the execution of a search warrant in Richmond earlier this month, conducted with the assistance of the Richmond RCMP Drug Section.

Evidence found in the raid led to the arrest of four men from Ladner - Richard Joly, Michael Galley, Richard Jenkins, and Nickolas Drew - were charged with trafficking in a controlled substance, while Christian Cameron of Richmond was charged with trafficking, as well as possession for the purpose of trafficking.

All fivemen have been released on bail with numerous court ordered conditions.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Rutland schools to be first to change grade configurations under proposed plan
Missing boy located
Gas leak forces evacuation
JS McMillan manager confident reduction plant will remain in Prince Rupert
Rossland committee presents school survey results to SD20
Helping literacy
Jakubeit wants to delay budget
Province waiting for Boonstock payment
McKortoff first female mayor in Osoyoos