Facebook and Instagram are starting to detect drug dealers trying to sell on the social networks with the help of artificial intelligence.
Aberdeen student who threw bag of drugs out flat window snared after McDonald’s discount card found inside
Cocaine, ecstasy, cannabis, ketamine and a tranquillizer called alprazolam were found both in the rucksack and the flat.
A jury has been picked for the US trial of the alleged Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo.
More than £7,000 worth of drugs has been taken off the streets and 40 people arrested after a series of police raids in the north-east, the Evening Express can reveal.
Two men have appeared in court in connection with an Aberdeen drugs raid during which cocaine and heroin were recovered.
Drugs worth £3,400 have been recovered in Aberdeen following two searches.
Six men have been arrested after £625,000 worth of drugs were recovered by police in Glasgow.
A dad has been forced to clean up used syringes and methadone bottles thrown by the side of the road.
A man and woman have appeared in court in connection with the recovery of £15,000 of cocaine and heroin in Aberdeen.
A former oil industry manager who was caught trafficking cocaine after his Aberdeen flat sprung a leak was ordered to hand over £46,000 of crime profits.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has been accused of putting “party political dogma ahead of people’s lives” with his refusal to allow a safe injecting room to be set up in Scotland’s largest city.
An Aberdeen man with a “horrendous” record has been jailed after a shoplifting spree.
Rules that allow soldiers who have been kicked out of the Army for taking illegal drugs to apply to rejoin after only two years are a “step too far”, a prominent veteran has said.
Nine people have been charged following a crackdown on the supply of ecstasy in the north-east.
A drug dealer who trafficked three children including a teenage girl to use in a “county lines” crack and heroin selling ring has been jailed for 14 years after a landmark prosecution.
A man has been charged after heroin was seized in Aberdeen.
A man is due to appear in court today after drugs worth more than £1,000 were recovered in the north-east.
A north-east alcohol and drug organisation has launched a survey to gauge views on the legalisation of cannabis.
Drugs with a street value of £750,000 have been seized by police.
Two men have appeared in court charged in connection with a £2,000 drugs seizure.
Paul Gascoigne’s nephew suffered mental health problems from childhood and medicated himself with drugs he bought from the internet, his mother said in a statement to his inquest after he died from an overdose aged 22.
Four men who admitted being involved in supplying more than £1.72 million worth of drugs have been jailed.
Drug companies took advantage of a shortage of medicines to boost their prices, a study suggests.
Drugs worth more than £6,000 have been seized by police following an operation in Aberdeen
Two men have been charged after drugs worth £1,600 were seized in Aberdeen.
A 19-year-old woman and 22-year-old man are in a critical condition in hospital after suffering suspected MDMA overdoses at a festival, police said.
Two men jailed over a £100,000 “sophisticated and co-ordinated” drugs operation in the north-east have had their sentences reduced by a year.
Cannabis with an estimated street value of £500,000 has been seized by police.
A man in his forties has been arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth £100,000 was seized in Newtownards, Co Down.
Drugs worth £10,000 have been recovered in Aberdeen.