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.
A support worker was shocked to discover more than a dozen used drug needles left dumped beside a city school.
Two readers have written to the Tele to give their views on the issue of drug use in Dundee city centre:
The Home Office has insisted it has “no plans” to decriminalise the possession of drugs – despite a second Westminster committee now calling for this.
People living beside a city chemist have hit out at the amount of paraphernalia being left by drug users outside their flats.
Coldside residents of tenement that has become a ‘shooting gallery’ vow to take fight to Scottish Parliament
Residents of a tenement that has become a “shooting gallery” have vowed to take their fight to the Scottish Parliament if the issue is not addressed locally.
A burned out car found in Whitfield could have been stolen and torched deliberately, a former firefighter has claimed.
The seriousness of the drug death issue in Dundee was laid bare in a “deep dive” of statistics presented at the Dundee Partnership by forensic expert professor Niabh Nic Daeid.
A woman tossed a bag of class-A drugs out of a window after spotting police at a Dundee property.
IN PICTURES: Hundreds of people support first-ever Hope Festival aimed at challenging addiction stigma
Around 500 people came out to support a new festival aimed at challenging the stigma of drug and alcohol addiction at the weekend.
Blades and drugs found on locals as Dundee police carry out string of ‘stop and searches’ during crackdown
Police discovered drugs and weapons on Dundonians during a string of “stop and searches” carried out across a two-week operation in the city.
Residents living in a tenement that has become a shooting gallery say it’s only a matter of time before they come across a dead body in the close outside their homes.
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”.
As few as 14% of people in Dundee trying to beat drug addiction may be on an "essential" prescription for methadone at the time they start treatment, according to a new report.
A man has admitted being caught in possession of heroin.
A housing association is assisting police with an investigation into claims one of its developments is home to a “24-hour” drug dealing operation.
Officers swooped on St Mary’s on Wednesday in a drugs raid at a property in the area.
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 doctor has admitted illegally importing drugs to her home in Dundee.