Cocaine

Should the UK decriminalise drugs?
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Should the UK decriminalise drugs?

Police to drop charges for repeat drug use offences
26 Oct 2020
You can become Jesus Christ in new computer simulator
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You can become Jesus Christ in new computer simulator

And other stories from the stranger side of life
10 Dec 2019
‘Narco-submarine’ carrying £85m cocaine captured off Spain
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‘Narco-submarine’ carrying £85m cocaine captured off Spain

One crew member still on the loose after craft intercepted off the coast of Galicia
28 Nov 2019
Could legalising cocaine solve Mexico’s drug problem?
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Could legalising cocaine solve Mexico’s drug problem?

Court approves recreational use for two people in landmark ruling hailed as ‘historic step’ in war on drugs
22 Aug 2019
Money mules swallowing wads of cash for Colombian drug gangs
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Money mules swallowing wads of cash for Colombian drug gangs

Police arrest 27 people from criminal networks smuggling dirty money from Mexico
7 Dec 2018
How many people die from drug misuse in the UK?
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How many people die from drug misuse in the UK?

Death rate has increased dramatically over past decade
9 Oct 2018
How dangerous is cocaine?
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In Depth

How dangerous is cocaine?

New statistics show that UK deaths from the drug are at record high
7 Aug 2018

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Eels getting high in UK’s cocaine-polluted rivers
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Eels getting high in UK’s cocaine-polluted rivers

Migratory abilities of endangered species inhibited by accumulation of drug in their brains and gills
21 Jun 2018
Cocaine ‘delivered faster than pizza’ in the UK
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Cocaine ‘delivered faster than pizza’ in the UK

Global Drugs Survey findings put Scotland top for cocaine binging
9 May 2018
Miami fisherman catches a kilo of cocaine
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Miami fisherman catches a kilo of cocaine

Mark 'The Shark' Quartiano says he's previously caught marijuana while fishing offshore - and other tall tales
9 Dec 2016
Cocaine users with 'social conscience' targeted in campaign
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Cocaine users with 'social conscience' targeted in campaign

National Crime Agency video warns of the drug's impact – but critics argue regulation would counter this
2 Dec 2015
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