Post-lockdown, social drug users are facing a new normal where the drug supply, including cocaine and meth, is increasingly tainted with fentanyl.
He supplied homeless Black men with drugs, and sometimes injected them with meth, as part of an apparent fetish.
The use of fentanyl in Mexico is growing—and leading to a spike in overdoses and homicides.
A new study shows that trout can get addicted to meth that comes from human waste, and it "could overshadow natural rewards like foraging or mating."
From Cape Town to Melbourne, a new breed of semi-synthetic meth has become an export bonanza for the world's biggest opium producer.
Dartavius Barnes is now suing the Springfield Police Department.
Agency experts tell VICE World News that China and Mexico are not doing enough to help stem the global trade in the chemicals used to make fentanyl and meth.
An excess of drugs in the Golden Triangle region due to COVID export restrictions has led to an increase in meth use among young people and workers.
The new punishment for petty possession of any illegal drug will be the legal equivalent of a traffic ticket.
“While the world has shifted its attention to the COVID-19 pandemic, all indications are that production and trafficking of synthetic drugs and chemicals continue at record levels.”