Health officials have issued an alert over a surge in the use of bootlegged sedatives and anti-anxiety medications during lockdown that have been linked to a string of hospital admissions and deaths.
An Aberdeen driver who crashed into a pedestrian after taking a cocktail of drugs has been spared jail.
An Aberdeen woman has been handed unpaid work after admitting being concerned in the supply of three different drugs.
A woman has admitted being concerned in the supply of drugs.
Three people have been charged after heroin, crack cocaine, diazepam and cannabis was seized in two north-east towns.
Five people have been charged after drugs worth £7,700 were seized in Aberdeen.
A North-east woman has been charged after drugs and cash worth at least £2,000 were found in a police raid.