These are the biggest busts in the West Midlands’ £60 million cannabis problem.
Some of the police raids netted plants worth hundreds of thousands of pounds – and were discovered in otherwise normal houses.
In many cases they were found because people in the area had smelled cannabis or had suspicions.
So were any of the big busts near to you? See our list of locations below.
In 2018, the West Midlands cannabis team recovered more than £61 million-worth of plants.
Now, an exclusive Freedom of Information request to West Midlands Police from BirminghamLive has exposed the astonishing number of cannabis farms busted in 2017 – and where they were!
One of the many drug raids in January saw a massive £1,193,000 worth of cannabis plants uncovered at a single property in Bordesley…