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.
Drugs worth almost half a million pounds have been removed from Aberdeenshire streets in the last year, according to a new report.
A man has been jailed for two years after police found more than £60,000 of drugs in his property.
A man has appeared in court charged in connection with a £58,000 cannabis seizure in Aberdeen.
Five men have been arrested on suspicion of drug smuggling after a catamaran was seized in the English Channel and a “significant quantity of cocaine” found.
Drug deaths in Scotland will “almost certainly” top 1,000 in 2018 without a step change in strategy, a group calling for addicts to be prescribed heroin has warned.
Three men have appeared in court in Aberdeen charged in connection with a drugs seizure worth more than £8,000.
Federal authorities have discovered a sophisticated drug-smuggling tunnel that went from a home in Mexico to an abandoned fast-food restaurant in Arizona.
Drugs worth around £8,600 have been seized by police in Aberdeen.
Heroin and cannabis worth more than £22,000 has been seized by police in Aberdeen.
Police have raided a north-east farm in connection with drugs and stolen property.
A man has admitted bringing more than £100,000 of cannabis into the north-east.
An Aberdeen woman who assaulted an acquaintance over a row about drugs has avoided jail.
Drugs worth around £1,000 have been seized from a property in the north-east.
Two Aberdeen women who were caught with drugs worth £175,000 during a police raid have each been jailed for three years.
Deaths involving powerful painkiller fentanyl have risen by almost a third, official figures show.
The number of drug offences in Northern Ireland increased by around a fifth over the last year, police said.
A nurse who ruined her career attempting to smuggle drugs into a north-east prison has been jailed.
Two men are due to appear in court after heroin and crack cocaine worth more than £45,000 were discovered in a north-east town.
A "dealer quantity" of heroin has been recovered after two raids in a north-east town.
A man has appeared in court in connection with allegations that he cultivated cannabis at a property in Aberdeen
A man has appeared in court charged in connection with a drugs seizure in Aberdeen worth more than £14,000.
Two men have been charged after a significant amount of cocaine was seized from a boat in the English Channel.