Officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Paramilitary Crime Task Force (PCTF) carried out a search of a property in North Belfast on Monday 22nd May.

The search was part of an ongoing investigation into suspected criminality linked to the west Belfast UDA.

A number of items were seized for forensic examination from the property.

Detective Sergeant Gourley said: “This morning’s search reflect our ongoing commitment to safeguarding local people.

“We will continue to work with our partners in the Paramilitary Crime Task Force to disrupt the activities of those who make their living from crime. 

“Our enquiries are ongoing and we would like to thank the local community for their continued support and will continue to act on the information you provide us.

“I would encourage anyone with information regarding criminal activity to contact us on 101.”

Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at