Why Europe Has Dodged America's Fentanyl Crisis
Europe's most lucrative heroin markets seem ripe for a fentanyl takeover. But why the no-show?
The British Criminals Moving to Pakistan to Make a Killing from Heroin
Two British street dealers are now making a fortune sending batches of heroin from Pakistan back to the UK. They aren't the only ones.
The Burnout and Escapism Issue
We’re All Burned Out and Trying to Escape It
Poor mental health is not unique to one generation, but Gen Y and Gen Z are connected and responsive 24/7. It’s no wonder they’re increasingly turning to drugs as an antidote to our digital dystopia.
The World's War on Drugs Has Failed Yet Again
It's time for a more truthful discussion of drug use because what world leaders are doing now isn't working.
Here's Fresh Evidence the Drug War Is a 'Horrific Failure'
"The international drug control system promised a world free of drugs, but has delivered the exact opposite."
What It’s Like to Have a Friend Die from the Drugs You Gave Them
Sharing ecstasy with a friend could land you in jail against the wishes of your late friend's family.
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.
Revealed: How Students Take Drugs in 2018
The results of a new study carried about by the NUS and drug charity Release reveals that weed is the most commonly used drug among uni students, and that a fifth use drugs to self-medicate mental health issues.
The Inside Story of Sex Money Murder, NYC's Most Brutally Violent Drug Gang
The set was headed by "Pistol Pete" Rollock, who remains a sort of twisted deity in American crime lore.
Why London's Teenagers Are Killing Each Other
Today, the Home Office launches a new strategy to deal with youth violence – but is it focusing on the right driving causes?
This Is What Five Generations of Benzo Addiction Looks Like
From Xanax to valium, people of different ages talk about how they became reliant on a benzodiazepine.
A Journey into the Worst Corners of the Dark Web
Author Eileen Ormsby immersed herself in the drug markets and murder sites of the dark web. Quite quickly she found herself meeting its key players.