Fears have been raised over the relocation of a north-east drug addiction centre to the community hospital in Fraserburgh.
A Fraserburgh man has appeared in court after drugs worth £3,000 were found during a stop and search by police.
A teenager who took MDMA to a house party has admitted giving the drug out - causing one man’s heart to stop beating.
Residents of a city centre community have raised concerns that drugs are being sold openly - and police are taking “no action”.
A jury has been picked for the US trial of the alleged Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo.
A student who threw a rucksack of drugs out his flat window was snared when his McDonald's discount card was found inside.
North-east drug dealer threatened lover over plastic surgery loan after she dumped him for his cousin
A drug dealer has been jailed for threatening a married woman he was having an affair with over a loan he gave her for plastic surgery - after she dumped him for his cousin.
Police have recovered a quantity of cannabis valued at around £50,000 during a search of a property in Alness.
Crunch talks to tackle anti-social behaviour on Inverness High Street were held yesterday in a bid to stop drunks and drug addicts from “killing off tourism and trade” in the city centre.
A crackdown on drug dealing in Orkney has suffered a setback after the handler for a new sniffer dog being introduced on the islands got hurt.
A drug user was attacked and robbed as he tried to “shoot up” in the house of an Inverness man.
Police have arrested two people following a drugs search at a property in Aberdeen.
A former Aberdeen drugs baron was yesterday jailed for seven years after brutally stabbing a man whose girlfriend was set to give evidence against him in court.
A woman has been fined after being caught in possession of drugs as she visited a north-east super jail.
Six men have been arrested after £625,000 worth of drugs were recovered by police in Glasgow.
A north-east man who ordered cannabis from the United States so he could enjoy himself over Christmas has been ordered to carry out unpaid work.
A man's home cannabis farm was discovered after he left blaring music on in his flat late at night - prompting neighbours to call the council to complain.
Crack Cocaine and Heroin with an estimated street value of £15,000 has been recovered following an intelligence led operation in Aberdeen.
A drugs courier caught with £13,000 of heroin stuffed in a loaf of bread has been jailed.
North-east students are being offered free drug-testing kits to check whether they have been sold dangerous ecstasy pills.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has been accused of putting “party political dogma ahead of people’s lives” with his refusal to allow a safe injecting room to be set up in Scotland’s largest city.
Rules that allow soldiers who have been kicked out of the Army for taking illegal drugs to apply to rejoin after only two years are a “step too far”, a prominent veteran has said.
Highland police officers have teamed up with their counterparts south of the border in an operation aimed at disrupting the transport of drugs into the region.
A drug dealer who trafficked three children including a teenage girl to use in a “county lines” crack and heroin selling ring has been jailed for 14 years after a landmark prosecution.
Two people have appeared in court after drugs worth more than £12,000 were recovered in Aberdeen.
A drug dealer's forgotten stash sat hidden in a dry stone dyke "for years" until it was accidentally found by enthusiasts playing a worldwide online game, a court heard today.
'Crack' cocaine and heroin with a street value of approximately £12,800 has been recovered following an intelligence-led operation at the Davidson Drive area of Aberdeen.
Highland police have dealt with 33 drivers in relation to various road traffic offences during the first week of new road safety initiative Operation CEDAR (Challenge Educate Detect and Reduce).
Two men have been charged in Orkney after police recovered heroin with an approximate street value of £2,800 from a vehicle.
Cannabis with an estimated street value of more than £4,000 has been recovered from the Brodie Drive area of Elgin.
A man who ran a "friendly local cannabis corner shop" - only to be caught when he sold the drug to a 14-year-old schoolboy - was today behind bars.
Drugs with a street value of £750,000 have been seized by police.