Support workers have been left sickened after stickers were posted around Dundee highlighting the city’s grim claim to fame as Europe’s drug deaths capital.
A substance use, stigma and supporting recovery awareness session is to take place in Dundee.
Four people are due in court following a raid on a Dundee home.
A man who swallowed drugs to avoid being found in possession of illegal substances – then assaulted a police officer at Ninewells Hospital – has been sent to jail.
A drugs worker has claimed a meeting with homeless shelter bosses was cancelled because they are “scared” to admit to issues with substance abuse inside their walls.
Deaths involving powerful painkiller fentanyl have risen by almost a third, official figures show.
A Tayside mum is hoping that the legalisation of medicinal cannabis later this year will give her child a better life.
The number of drug offences in Northern Ireland increased by around a fifth over the last year, police said.
Local police and prison staff have worked together in a bid to stop contraband into jail.
“Bucketloads” of fake Valium tablets costing as little as 20p each are flooding into Dundee from Liverpool – and it’s claimed they are being sold openly in the city centre.
Residents at a quiet sheltered housing complex were left stunned when police carried out a drugs raid at the property.
People living in a Dundee tower block say they are terrified to let their children out to play as antisocial issues “spiral out of control”.
Two men responsible for a £27,000 drug running operation in Tayside are appealing their prison terms.
A dopey dealer caught red handed with more than £45,000 worth of drugs after stopping at a shopping centre to smoke some of his stash and setting off the fire alarms has been jailed for three years.
Two men have been charged after a significant amount of cocaine was seized from a boat in the English Channel.
Doctors should be allowed to prescribe medicinal cannabis to patients in the UK, the official body which advises the Government on drugs has said.
A dealer is facing jail after admitted selling drugs from his Adamson Court home.
A drugs worker has warned of a “significant” rise in the purity of cocaine circulating in the city – which he said could lead to an increase in the number of drug-related deaths.
Three men caught with £400,000 worth of cocaine have been jailed for a total of more than 13 years.
One of Britain’s largest prisons stopped using an X-ray body scanner for “legal reasons” even though similar devices are in place at other jails, according to a report.