Police warn drug users about a contaminated batch of "green apple" ecstasy tablets, after four people were taken to hospital in Stockport.
Six people have been jailed following an investigation into a multi-million pound drug dealing ring.
Two men are due in court after more than 30 kilos of cocaine worth an estimated £8.4million were recovered from a car on the motorway.
Seven people have been charged with drug offences following a police crackdown on dealing in Trafford and South Manchester.
Officers raided eight addresses across those two areas yesterday in connection with the supply of heroin, cocaine and cannabis.
All seven will appear at court on this morning.
Eight men have been charged with drug offences after dawn raids across North Liverpool yesterday.
It follows a nine month investigation into gangs thought to be involved in drug crime in Norris Green and Croxteth. Operation Bronze was launched after Joseph Thompson was shot dead last year.
Dean Brown, 23, Michael Sillitoe,19, and Lewis Renshaw, 21, all from Norris Green, were charged with conspiracy to supply heroin and cocaine along with Paul Packham Ryder, 26, and Phillip Ryder, 31, who are both from Melling.
Louis Doswell, 22, from Old Swan, was charged with cocaine possession.
Jamie Mac Thompson, 21, and Christopher Scully, 24, both from Norris Green were charged with conspiracy to supply cannabis. Mac Thomson also faces charges for a public order offence.
They are all due before Liverpool Magistrates' Court this morning.
– Inspector Steve Dix, Greater Manchester Police
This is a significant recovery and has come about as a result of months of investigative work and planning.
Bringing to justice those who blight our communities by peddling drugs is an absolute priority for officers across Stockport and today's seizure will significantly dent the activities and ambitions of those involved in such activity.
If anyone has any information about those involved in the sale and supply of drugs I would urge them to contact the police in absolute confidence.
Hundreds of thousands of pounds of cash and drugs have been seized following raids in Stokport.
Officers executed 13 warrants, arrested 10 people and seized an estimated £500,000 in suspected drug money.
Police also seized 3kg of cocaine with an estimated street value of £500,000.
Hundreds of thousands of pounds of cash and drugs have been seized by police following a raid in Stockport.