Authorities announce results of drug sweep in Collingdale
District Attorney Jack Whelan and Collingdale Police Chief Robert Adams announced the results of Operation Bulldog, an ongoing undercover investigation into illegal drug sales. Law enforcement agents fanned out before dawn, armed with arrest warrants and several search warrants. Through this collaborative effort, 18 individuals were arrested resulting in the confiscation of two handguns, 279 bags of cocaine and hundreds of prescription pills including Oxycodone. Several police departments assisted Collingdale in the sweep, including Darby Township, Darby Borough and Sharon Hill, along with county detectives, Delaware County sheriff’s deputies and DEA agents. Operation Bulldog is an ongoing investigative detail is designed to improve the quality of life in Collingdale Borough and neighboring towns. In September 2012, authorities arrested 30 individuals as part of the initial phase of the operation.