Police executed search warrants across Scotland, Cheshire and North Wales as part of a major investigation.Read the full story ›
A drugs gang who were part of a conspiracy to supply drugs throughout the north west have been jailed for a total of more than 40 years.Read the full story ›
Two officers from an elite police unit in Greater Manchester have been charged with being involved in dealing Class A drugs.
PCs Adam Jackson and Kerry Reeve, both 35, are due to appear in court later this month along with three others.
It follows an investigation by the force’s anti-corruption unit.
Both officers have been suspended from their roles in the Tactical Aid Unit since their arrest in February.
Five men are due in court charged with drug offences after police raids yesterday morning.Read the full story ›
The Royal Society for Public Health has stated that drug testing should be "standard" at all festivals, Tim Scott has more:Read the full story ›
Police in Manchester are reiterating their warning about taking ecstasy as a 16-year-old boy fights for his life in hospital.Read the full story ›
A cannabis farm capable of producing £3m worth of the drug per year has been found by police in Liverpool.Read the full story ›
Teams from across the North West have been participating in a charity walking football tournament.
Anyone can take part in walking football but todays event was organised by the Lifeline charity which aims to raise awareness about the effects of drugs and alcohol.
Jeff Pond from the Lifeline charity was one of the organisers of todays event.
More than 100 ecstasy tablets hidden in bottles of shampoo have been seized by police at the Creamfields festival.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possessing drugs with intent to supply, after the seizure at the dance music event near Warrington.
Cheshire Police say the search was carried out by officers at the VIP entrance on Friday.
Thousands of people are attending the festival at the Daresbury site. It continues until Bank Holiday Monday.
23 people have been arrested in a series of morning raids on suspicion of supplying drugs from Liverpool to other parts of the UK.Read the full story ›