SPICE

Drugs

Get Up to Speed On the UK's New Approach to Various Drugs

It's been a busy year for UK drug policy, but where do we stand right now?
David Hillier
10.19.18
Narcomania

Spice Users are Becoming a Cruel Online Joke

A growing number of sites have become dedicated to posting 'funny' videos of the victims of Britain's Spice epidemic.
Max Daly
9.18.18
Homelessness

London's Housing Crisis Has Turned the Stratford Centre into a Homeless Shelter

Homeless Londoners are gravitating towards the centre, raising questions about Newham's Olympic regeneration.
Mark Wilding
7.2.18
prison crisis

The Reality of Guarding Britain's Hellhole Prisons

We spoke to a veteran prison guard about what staff like him face every single day.
Abbie Llewelyn
10.9.17
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Dre Skull and Spice Team Up for Exuberant "You Don't Know Me" Remix

The Mixpak boss and dancehall queen serve up a fresh take on Jax Jones' inescapable 2016 hit.
Alexander Iadarola
6.14.17
Drugs

Why Some People Can't Handle Their Weed

The search for relaxation drives the consumption of marijuana, but some find it ramps up their anxiety and paranoia.
Spencer Macnaughton
5.16.17
prison

Prison Officers from the 1970s Through to Now Discuss Their Time Inside

What the decline of Britain's prisons looks like from behind the gates.
Sophie Brown
5.10.17
SPICE

The Story of Spice, the Street Drug That's Not Going Away

It had humble beginnings, but the formerly legal high is now a runaway threat wreaking havoc on Britain's streets and prisons.
Mark Wilding
5.4.17
Narcomania

Why the Government Is Directly Responsible for the Rise of Drug-Related Mental Health Issues

Over the past decade, there's been a huge jump in admissions to hospital psychiatric units for drug-related mental health or behavioural disorders.
Max Daly
3.8.17
Narcomania

Exclusive: This Is What's Happening in Britain's Drug Scene Right Now

A study released today reveals a load of new unexpected narcotics trends throughout the UK.
Max Daly
2.7.17
Drugs

The Psychoactive Substances Act Is Mostly Helping London Police Arrest NOS Sellers

Data obtained by VICE under the Freedom of Information Act revealed that 71 percent of arrests since the bill came in were for nitrous oxide offences.
Jack Harry
1.23.17
Drugs

2016 Was the Year the Tabloids Won the War on Drugs

A new bill banning any and all "psychoactive substances" was the direct result of a moral panic started by the red tops.
Kevin EG Perry
12.26.16
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