Derbyshire police issue warning to people who buy alcohol for underage drinkers

Police have issued a warning to people who buy booze for underage drinkers.

Wednesday, 24th November 2021, 6:16 pm

It comes after residents in Clowne reported teenagers drinking in the town centre.

A spokesperson for Bolsover and Clowne Police Safer Neighbourhood Team said: “We carried out a joint operation withcouncil enforcement rangers over the weekend and ended up seizing a quantity of alcohol from teenagers.

“Parents and older teenagers be warned, we pursue lines of enquiry into identifying the people who purchase the alcohol for the teenagers.

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Derbyshire police seized a quantity of alcohol from underage drinkers in Clowne.

“This can lead to a fine.”