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The British Criminals Moving to Pakistan to Make a Killing from Heroin

It wasn't part of the plan, but two British street dealers are now making a fortune posting batches of heroin from Pakistan back home to the UK. They aren't the only ones.
Max Daly
12.17.18
Narcomania

The Hidden Victims of Britain's Ecstasy Deaths

Give your friend an ecstasy pill and you could find yourself in jail, against your late friend's family's wishes.
Max Daly
10.16.18
Narcomania

Blaming Middle Class Coke Users for Street Murders Is PR Nonsense

The line has been parroted by politicians and law enforcement officials, but it is wrong for so many reasons.
Max Daly
7.31.18
Narcomania

Gen Z Is More Into Coke, Ket and LSD Than We Thought

The proportion of 16 to 24-year-olds using Class A drugs is now the highest it's been for 12 years.
Max Daly
7.26.18
Narcomania

The Medics Who Get High On Their Own Supply

With stressful jobs and easy access to pharmaceutical grade opiates, it's no wonder some doctors get hooked on the drugs they use on their patients.
Max Daly
7.9.18
Narcomania

How Drug Dealing Gangs Are Taking Over the Countryside

We took a trip to the Essex borough of Thurrock to see how the housing crisis and the "going country" phenomenon is affecting Britain's towns and villages.
Max Daly
5.23.18
Narcomania

One Fifth of UK Students Use Drugs to Self-Medicate Mental Health Problems

And more findings from a university drug study.
Max Daly
4.26.18
Narcomania

How City Drug Gangs First Used Teens to Take Over British Towns

The "going country" phenomenon isn't as new as many like to make out. Here is the inside story of the first "county lines" gangs, nearly 20 years ago.
Max Daly
4.24.18
Narcomania

Cocaine Is the Hidden Mixer in Newcastle's Economy

The drug isn't just an integral part of the new Geordie nightclub, but increasingly a the city's legitimate economy.
Max Daly and Alexandra Hall
3.20.18
Narcomania

What It's Really Like 'Going Country'

We spoke to two young British men who have been sent miles from home to sell crack and heroin for drug gangs.
Max Daly
3.13.18
Drugs

Drug Debts Have Become an Essential Part of the Narco-Trade

As well as allowing dealers to inflict violence and prove they're "not to be messed with", they now serve another important purpose.
Max Daly
1.17.18
Narcomania

My Life as an International Cocaine Smuggler

Pieter "Posh Pete" Tritton was making £30,000 a month while he was still in his twenties – but it wasn't long before it all came crashing down.
Max Daly
8.8.17
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