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Police: Stepped-up street patrols for youth substance abuse

As the start of school approaches, police are paying close attention to alcohol abuse by adolescents, with stepped-up patrols for city centres, playgrounds and school yards where youth often hang out.
According to police, the aim of the increased countrywide patrols during the beginning of August is to curb substance abuse, accidents and vandalism.

Police will focus their efforts on city centres, playgrounds and school yards where young people often gather to celebrate.

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