Leeds weed dealing arrests

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Could you please provide me with the following information:
How many people have been arrested for dealing weed in Leeds in the last five years? How much weed have the police in Leeds confiscated in weight and street value in the last five years? Please break down by year.
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Thank you,
Robin Brinkworth
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