The amount of cocaine seized by Border Force and police officers has surged by nearly a third in a year, figures reveal.
An Aberdeen detective has warned of the dangers posed by drug dealers selling counterfeit drugs on the “dark web”.
Drinking alcohol can make a person more vulnerable to cocaine addiction by promoting a breakdown of two key proteins in the brain, a study has found.
Three men have appeared in court following the seizure of £85,000 of drugs.
A man has appeared in court charged in connection with a drugs find valued at more than £126,000.
Drugs with a street value of more than £126,000 have been recovered in Aberdeen.
A mother and son hugged each other in the dock as they were jailed for dealing drugs.
Around £3,000 of cocaine and heroin has been recovered following raids across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
Fingerprints can reveal within seconds if someone has been taking cocaine, say scientists.
A man has been charged after thousands of pounds worth of crack cocaine was recovered in Aberdeen.
Cocaine with an estimated street value of £100,000 has been seized by police in Perth.
Three men have been charged after cocaine and heroin with a street value of £112,000 were recovered by police in Aberdeenshire.
Class A drugs worth more than £100,000 have been seized in the North-east this week.
Two brothers have been jailed for more than a decade after £1.3 million of cocaine was seized by police in the North-east.
Three men were set to appear in court today after drugs worth around £7,000 were recovered from an Aberdeen property.
A man has been ordered to carry out unpaid work after admitting being concerned in the supply of drugs.
Police have seized nearly £40,000 of drugs during a crackdown across Moray.
Police in Aberdeen have recovered drugs with a street value of approximately £250,000.
A man and a woman are due to appear in court today after police found drugs in a North-east town.
A man is due in court after police seized nearly £20,000 of Class A drugs on the A90.
A man has been charged after Class A drugs were recovered from a property in a North-east town.
More than £1 million has been paid out for the legal fees of the men who stood trial over a £500 million cocaine haul seized off the coast of Aberdeen.
Nearly £1 million of drugs and cash have been seized from criminals in Aberdeenshire, new figures have revealed.
A North-east man has been warned he's facing a "significant" jail term after being caught with drugs worth almost £80,000.
Three men have been charged after more than £22,000 of class A drugs were discovered during a raid at an Aberdeen flat.
Cocaine with a street value of £11,000 has been seized from a flat in Aberdeen.
Texas authorities have discovered nearly 150kg of cocaine hidden in a shipment of crisps.
Cocaine and heroin worth more than £3,000 has been seized from a flat in Aberdeen.
Cocaine, cannabis and around £1,000 have been seized after a raid at a North-east property.
A man has been charged after more than £1,000 of class A drugs was seized from property in Aberdeen.