£500k cannabis seizure in Rathfriland
Published: Wednesday, 16 April 2014
A 41-year-old man has been arrested after police seized around £500,000 of suspected herbal cannabis in Rathfriland, Co Down.
Four in court over heroin bust
Published: Friday, 04 April 2014
Three men and a woman have been remanded into custody as part of an undercover police operation targeting the heroin trade in Belfast.
Further arrests over £450k cannabis haul
Published: Thursday, 20 March 2014
Two further people have been arrested in connection with a £450k seizure of cannabis in east Belfast.
PSNI seek woman over Ballymena drugs
Published: Monday, 24 February 2014
Police have released an image of a woman they want to speak to in connection with a £150,000 cannabis factory seized at a Chinese restaurant in Ballymena last week.
Communities urged to report drug dealers
Published: Monday, 24 February 2014
A new publicity campaign aimed at tackling drugs is calling for communities to help take drug dealers off the streets.
Arrest over Bushmills cannabis seizure
Published: Thursday, 06 February 2014
A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of a number of drugs offences following the seizure of over £35,000 worth of cannabis plants in Bushmills, Co Antrim.
Newry pair remanded over ecstasy haul
Published: Monday, 03 February 2014
A man and woman from Newry have been remanded into custody charged with having £50,000 of class A ecstasy.
Missing man sparks call for detox clinic
Published: Monday, 27 January 2014
The disappearance of a young drug user in Londonderry has strengthened calls for a detoxification centre to be established in the city.
Legal high users 'problem' for retailers
Published: Friday, 24 January 2014
Legal highs are being blamed for a wave of anti-social behaviour in Belfast city centre.
Smuggler Michaella admits drug taking
Published: Sunday, 12 January 2014
Imprisoned Dungannon woman Michaella McCollum has admitted taking drugs while in Ibiza, but maintains she was forced into the drug smuggling plot that was foiled at an airport in Peru last year.
Suspected cannabis find in Magherafelt
Published: Sunday, 12 January 2014
Police have arrested a man and a woman after suspected cannabis with a street value of at least £15,000 was recovered in Magherafelt, Co Londonderry.
Woman arrested over Strabane drugs find
Published: Tuesday, 07 January 2014
A woman has been arrested after police seized suspected drugs and thousands of pounds in Strabane, Co Tyrone.
Chinese brothers in court over cannabis
Published: Saturday, 30 November 2013
Two Chinese brothers accused of having herbal cannabis with intent to supply have been remanded in custody.
Three to stand trial over methedrone
Published: Tuesday, 12 November 2013
Two men and a woman are to stand trial over a suspected £50,000 drugs haul shipped into Northern Ireland from China, a judge has ruled.
Man held in Derry drugs probe
Published: Tuesday, 29 October 2013
A 25-year-old man has been arrested as part of a drugs investigation in Londonderry.
Woman 'smuggled cocaine internally'
Published: Friday, 25 October 2013
Half of a potential £100,000 haul of cocaine allegedly shipped into Northern Ireland from England was hidden internally by a female suspect, the High Court has heard.
14 caught with drugs at Maghaberry jail
Published: Friday, 18 October 2013
Fourteen people have been arrested in connection with drugs as part of a crackdown at Maghaberry Prison.
Brothers in court over cocaine seizure
Published: Saturday, 12 October 2013
Two alleged drug-dealing brothers have been remanded into custody accused of dealing in class A drugs cocaine and ecstasy.
Man charged over class A drugs
Published: Friday, 11 October 2013
A 29-year-old man has been charged in connection with cocaine seized in Belfast.
Man charged over class A drugs
Published: Friday, 04 October 2013
A 38-year-old man has been charged in connection with class A drugs seized in Newtownards, Co Down.
Man charged over £300k cocaine seizure
Published: Wednesday, 02 October 2013
A 29-year-old man has been charged with drugs offences in Co Down.
Peru pair may face six-month probe
Published: Wednesday, 02 October 2013
Drug mules Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid could face a six-month investigation if their guilty pleas are not accepted, according to a prosecutor in Peru.
Peru pair 'very well' in prison
Published: Tuesday, 01 October 2013
Peru two Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid are doing "very well" in a modern prison, an Irish priest has said.
Covert PSNI tactics 'busted drugs gang'
Published: Tuesday, 24 September 2013
Undercover police officers disrupted an alleged crime gang supplying heroin in Co Tyrone, the High Court has heard.
Restaurant owner refused bail over drugs
Published: Tuesday, 24 September 2013
A sophisticated extraction system was used to stop any smell coming from a £500K cannabis factory above a Chinese restaurant in Co Down, the High Court has heard.
Charges over £620k cannabis find
Published: Friday, 20 September 2013
Two men have been charged after suspected cannabis with an estimated street value of almost £620,000 was recovered in the Antrim area.
Pair held over Europe-wide drugs probe
Published: Friday, 13 September 2013
Two men have been arrested in the Republic of Ireland in connection with a Europe-wide drug smuggling gang.
£100K cannabis factory seized
Published: Wednesday, 04 September 2013
Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of £100,000 have been seized in east Belfast.
Four charged over Antrim cocaine find
Published: Saturday, 31 August 2013
Four people have been charged with possession of class A drugs after they were arrested in Antrim on Friday.
Five held over suspected drugs find
Published: Friday, 30 August 2013
Five people have been arrested on suspicion of possessing cocaine in Antrim.
Man in court over £500k cannabis find
Published: Thursday, 29 August 2013
A 61 year old man is due before Newtownards Magistrates Court on Thursday charged with a number of drug offences.
Peru drug accused 'could plead guilty'
Published: Wednesday, 28 August 2013
The lawyer of a Dungannon woman held in Peru accused of smuggling cocaine says that she hasn't decided whether to plead guilty or not.
Man arrested in drugs probe
Published: Wednesday, 28 August 2013
A 61 year old man has been arrested in connection with £500,000 cannabis plants found in Co Down.
£500k cannabis find in Greyabbey
Published: Friday, 23 August 2013
Cannabis plants worth an estimated £500,000 have been seized by police in Greyabbey, Co Down.
'No fear of dying' in young drug users
Published: Friday, 23 August 2013
A drugs awareness group has warned young people of the reality of taking illegal substances, as police investigate a possible drugs-link to the sudden death of another young person in Belfast.

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