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Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
The following tips may help people identify a cannabis factory:
-Windows of the property are covered from the inside
-People do not live in the premises but visit to maintain them
-A vent protuding through the roof or a rear window
-A pungent smell coming from the premises
-Noise coming from the equipment,such as cooling fans
-Large amount of pots and lights may be moved into the premises when the factory is set up
-In terraced houses, shared walls may appear wet
-Large amounts of soil and pots in back garden.
Bedworth West Safer-Neighbourhood Team
Due to this they have so far issued 4 Section 59 warnings to offenders, which means if these people re-offend their bikes will be seized. This has also led to a positive decrease in complaints made to the police.