Two men have been charged after £2,000 worth of drugs were seized in the north-east.
A former Aberdeen drug addict who now helps others on their road to recovery has told how he believes a family support group could have saved his mother’s life.
Advanced technology that can tell whether a person has used heroin even if they wash their hands could help police identify drug users and dealers.
The Home Office has insisted it has “no plans” to decriminalise the possession of drugs – despite a second Westminster committee now calling for this.
An Aberdeen man has been jailed after police raided his home and found up to £140 of drugs.
They want customers to treat the pub as though it were their own home – rather than as a “kids’ creche” with a warning of “you may get a blender across your face if you scream at staff for another voddy and coke when you’ve had enough”.
Three people have been charged after drugs worth £2,000 were seized in a north-east town.
A man has been arrested after drugs were seized in Aberdeen.
A woman has been banned from the road and handed unpaid work after admitting driving while unfit due to drugs.
Callum Auchinachie was driving along the A96 near Drimmies Farm, Inverurie, on April 18 when police stopped him and found the stash.
The SNP has unanimously backed a call for control over drugs laws to be devolved to Scotland, to allow for the “decriminalisation of possession and consumption of controlled drugs”.
Christopher Clark took a cocktail of drugs and told police "it was just a bit of fun"
A record number of people took Class A drugs in the last year amid a rise in the use of cocaine and ecstasy, according to official figures.
Drug-related deaths in Wales are at their highest levels on record, according to a new report.
A man has appeared in court after drugs valued at £3,000 were recovered in the north-east.
A teenager has been charged following the recovery of cocaine and cannabis in the north-east.
A man who drove off with a terrified police officer clinging to his car for 40ft has been ordered to pay her £750 in compensation.
Health chiefs in Aberdeen have created a series of hard-hitting videos in a bid to reduce the number of north-east residents overdosing on drugs.
A detective is warning criminals who profit from drugs: “You will face the consequences.”
Two men have been charged after a yacht carrying cocaine with a street value of approximately £60 million was seized off the Welsh coast.
Six people have been arrested after a yacht believed to be carrying cocaine with an estimated street value of £60 million was seized off the Welsh coast.
Nearly two million older people are on seven or more prescription medicines and at risk of side effects which could be severe or life threatening, it is claimed.
Jordan Mullen appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court yesterday and pleaded guilty to being concerned in the supply of the class A drugs.
Drug deaths in the north-east are at their highest level since records began in 1996, according to new figures.
Drug-deaths in the north-east are at their highest level in at least 10 years, new figures revealed today.
Nearly £150,000 of drugs have been seized by police in the north-east over a two-month period, new figures have revealed.
Drugs worth around £20,000 have been seized in Aberdeen
A former lance corporal in the army who served in Afghanistan has avoided jail after being caught with thousands of pounds of cannabis.
A police boss has blasted a north-east MP who claimed special centres where drug addicts can inject themselves safely don’t work.
Record numbers of north-east residents are injecting themselves with drugs in a quest for the perfect body.