illicit drugs

How boilermaker’s back injury sent him on a downward spiral

Premium Content How boilermaker’s back injury sent him on a downward spiral

Painkillers were not enough for the Sarina man who first raided the family’s...

Mine worker used 1g of MDMA a day to ‘eliminate’ anxiety

Premium Content Mine worker used 1g of MDMA a day to ‘eliminate’ anxiety

Highly-paid Moranbah man bought drugs in bulk to limit contact with traffickers

Cocaine, cannabis, cash then arrest

Premium Content Cocaine, cannabis, cash then arrest

POLICE allege they found nearly $30,000 worth of prohibited drugs, plus cash when...

'Lonely' man sells drugs to ‘maintain friendships’: court

Premium Content 'Lonely' man sells drugs to ‘maintain friendships’: court

A man allegedly sold drugs because he felt lonely, court told.

Shut border drives up illicit drug costs

Premium Content Shut border drives up illicit drug costs

Queensland border closure drives up illicit drug costs

Illicit drug supply booms on dark web

Premium Content Illicit drug supply booms on dark web

Drug dealers have taken to a hidden corner of the internet

Businessman paroled after dad's death leads to drug spiral

Premium Content Businessman paroled after dad's death leads to drug spiral

A drug-addicted business owner will end up behind bars if he doesn’t get his life...

More deaths: fears changes on ice could lead to carnage

Premium Content More deaths: fears changes on ice could lead to carnage

Ice use has skyrocketed but is decriminalisation the answer?

Deadly high dose pills prompt health warning

Premium Content Deadly high dose pills prompt health warning

Party goers have been warned of high-dose tablets doing the rounds.

Mum’s drug truth exposed: ‘I was good at covering it up’

Premium Content Mum’s drug truth exposed: ‘I was good at covering it up’

At 30 years old, Tammy started self medicating and while she was ‘numb’ her world...

Mardi Grass: You've been warned

Mardi Grass: You've been warned

There will be a higher police presence at the Nimbin event

Two men recovering after taking suspected bad batch of MDMA

Two men recovering after taking suspected bad batch of MDMA

Police are investigating the drug-related incidents

Magistrate tells drug user to choose her punishment

Magistrate tells drug user to choose her punishment

MAGISTRATE: 'You chose to do this (drugs) so you get to choose this'

Positive drug drive test may not mean impairment, cops admit

Positive drug drive test may not mean impairment, cops admit

Greens MP says roadside testing has no lower limit for detection

Internet the biggest problem when dealing with drugs: expert

Internet the biggest problem when dealing with drugs: expert

UK addiction expert says the internet makes policing drugs harder

Drug seizures highest in a decade

Drug seizures highest in a decade

662kg of cocaine seized across Australia in 2010-11