Drug Offenses

Drink or Drug Driving - The Second Sample

 14th Oct 2019  News

Drink or Drug Driving - The Second Sample   In some cases, the police need to take either a blood or urine sample from a driver suspected of driving under the influence of drink or drugs. In almost all instances,... Read more

Firearms - Sentencing Reform

 9th Oct 2019  News

Firearms - Sentencing Reform   The Sentencing Council is consulting on a new guideline for some of the most commonly prosecuted firearms offences. At the moment, guidance is to be found only in case law, and this... Read more

Psychoactive Substances-The Review and Update

 24th Dec 2018  News

Psychoactive Substances   New legislation was introduced in 2016 banning the production, sale, distribution and supply of psychoactive substances. Within that legislation was a requirement for the government to re... Read more

Stop and Search

 10th Dec 2018  News

Stop and Search   The power of the police to stop and search is currently in the media due to the rise in murders and serious crimes of violence involving the use of knives, particularly in London. A particular ar... Read more

Drugs Importation-The reality of it all!

 18th May 2018  News

Drugs Importation   It is common for officers at airports and other ports of entry to intercept people carrying controlled drugs in their luggage, clothing or inside their bodies on behalf of suppliers in foreign... Read more