Since the beginning of the coronavirus outbreak, tighter border controls have stopped drug workers from smuggling life-saving medicine into Mexico.
VICE News spoke to a Liverpool-based drug gang about the challenges they have faced since mid-March, including £100,000 of heroin going missing and the fact they owe their cocaine supplier £450,000.
Hydromorphone, aka "Dilly," is now available to people who aren't ready or able to quit opioids.
“We are preparing the children because if they lose their parents, who is going to defend them?”
The Sinaloa cartel leader’s son was detained by the Mexican military but released amid a shootout.
Mexican soldiers found Ovidio Guzmán López but were apparently outgunned in a battle that spilled onto the city's streets.
We know that politically, when turning points in crises are identified, both attention and money are drawn away from the issue.
A new report made the discovery after analyzing overdose deaths from 2009-2018.
Experts are concerned we'll see a rise in brain damage among people who survive multiple ODs in the age of fentanyl.
The illegal drug trade comes with a significant environmental cost, but it doesn't have to.