Sting re­sults cheer po­lice

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Tighter con­trols are in place at Porirua bars and liquor out­lets, if the re­sults of the lat­est con­trolled pur­chase op­er­a­tion are any in­di­ca­tion.

The op­er­a­tion, car­ried out on July 21, in­volved send­ing mi­nors into 27 premises – 18 off-li­censes, seven bars and two sports clubs – but they were re­buffed on each oc­ca­sion.

Porirua po­lice worked

with Re­gional Pub­lic Health, Hutt Val­ley Dis­trict Health Board and the Dis­trict Li­cens­ing Author­ity on the sting.

Porirua Po­lice Al­co­hol harm re­duc­tion of­fi­cer Se­nior Sergeant Steve Sar­gent says while they were un­doubt­edly pleased with the out­come, al­co­hol out­lets need to continue the good work.

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