A man from Winsford is among 18 people charged following raids by Cheshire Police, targeting a drug gang.
It follows raids yesterday (10 January) involving 200 officers in the county, as well as Merseyside and North Wales.
17 men and one woman are all facing charges relating to the supply of Class A and B drugs.
All 18 have been remanded in custody after appearing at North Cheshire Magistrates Court.
One other man remains in police custody.
Following the raids, local police community support officers have carried out high-visibility patrols to offer reassurance to residents.