Chief Inspector Mark Runacres has these words for the people of Avon and Somerset
Officers praised for detaining hammer-wielding man
The first hearings were held at Bristol Magistrates' Court on Friday.
A 47 year old man from Yeovil has been charged with burglary.
16 people have been charged with wilfully obstructing a public highway.
We have arrested two men from Bristol after a warrant was executed at a property in Easton yesterday evening (Wednesday 17 July).
A 49 year-old man from Bridgwater has been charged with burglary.
A 26 year old man from Weston-super-Mare has been arrested on suspicion of burglary.
A large amount of cash was stolen from an elderly couple by four men who carried out unscheduled gardening work
The incident happened on the Bristol to Bath cycle path off Easton Road between 1am and 1.15am on Friday, 7 June
Arrests have been made following a police operation on Wednesday morning.
The man, aged in his 30s, was arrested this afternoon on suspicion of indecency offences and he is currently in police custody.