Illegal drugs flowing into UK despite attempts to halt supply, report finds

The UK Government has had “limited success” in stopping a drugs market that costs society over £19 billion a year, according to a new report.

Dame Carol Black’s review, which released its findings on Thursday, said the main agencies responsible for halting the supply of illegal drugs have faced “budgetary constraints” in recent years.

She said it is unclear if sufficient financial backing of the National Crime Agency, the Border Force and...
source: Wimbledon Guardian

2020-02-27 13:50
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