Official data shows a record rise in drug deaths despite COVID-related lockdowns.
Official statistics from England and Wales show the extent to which poverty is behind record drug deaths.
2020 saw 1,339 drug-related deaths, four and a half times higher than 20 years ago.
Scotland has more than three times the drug death rate of England and Wales, and the highest reported rate in Europe.
Drug users are dying at a horrific rate in Scotland, and it's because of the way they use those drugs.
The difference? Portugal decriminalised drugs.
Experts discuss whether the dangerous opioid is really as widespread as recent media reports claim.
This weekend two men were caught trying to smuggle 1.2 tonnes of MDMA, the SNP backed a motion to decriminalise medicinal cannabis and more.
Nathalie Wainwright lost her brother after he took ecstasy in the 90s. She explains why she’s calling for drug education reform.
If authorities want to cut the amount of drug deaths in the UK, they need to start confronting the problem instead of running away from it.
The venue will enlist an independent organization for the task.