ON Saturday (September 26), Hartlepool Neighbourhood Police team recovered a Cannabis farm from the Foggy Furze area of Hartlepool.

In total 75 mature plants were recovered, three vehicles were seized for being used in crime and three men were arrested.

On Facebook, police said: "We continue to stress the safety risk that these Cannabis farms pose to our communities, often the electrics are wired in such a dangerous way that they could cause a fire.

"If you suspect that there may be criminal activity/drug dealing happening in your area please contact us on 101 or alternatively you can report anonymously using Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."