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'I'm not a drug cheat': Jennings vows to clear name

'I'm not a drug cheat': Jennings vows to clear name

October 13, 2020 3 min read

Michael Jennings has vehemently denied knowingly taking prohibited substances and vowed to clear his name, declaring: “I would never do anything to jeopardise my standards, my reputation, or the legacy I leave, especially for my son.”
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Drone carrying prescription drugs found near Sydney’s Long Bay Correctional Complex

Drone carrying prescription drugs found near Sydney’s Long Bay Correctional Complex

September 09, 2020 2 min read

Police have launched a major investigation into a drone found carrying drugs near a maximum-security jail in Sydney.
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Woman charged over drug-related death of baby boy

Woman charged over drug-related death of baby boy

August 10, 2020 1 min read

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Police search for man who allegedly supplied MDMA to children amid declining drug use in young people

Police search for man who allegedly supplied MDMA to children amid declining drug use in young people

July 21, 2020 2 min read

Police are working to identify a man who allegedly supplied MDMA pills to three children on the state's Central Coast this month, while a report shows drug use among young Australians has declined in the past 18 years.
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Port Stephens-Hunter police allegedly seize commercial quantity of drugs at Aberglasslyn home

Port Stephens-Hunter police allegedly seize commercial quantity of drugs at Aberglasslyn home

June 02, 2020 1 min read

An Aberglasslyn man will face court in Newcastle on Tuesday after police have allegedly seized a commercial quantity of anabolic steroids from a home in that suburb on Monday.
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'Parents surprised' as WA police charge 60 people for encrypted app drug deals

'Parents surprised' as WA police charge 60 people for encrypted app drug deals

May 19, 2020 2 min read

WA Police have arrested 60 people after a six-month operation targeting the use of encrypted apps to sell illicit drugs. The scale of the arrests has left senior police warning young adults of the serious criminal consequences associated with buying or selling drugs online.
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Alleged drunk driver facing 14 more charges over Oatlands crash that killed four children

Alleged drunk driver facing 14 more charges over Oatlands crash that killed four children

April 02, 2020 2 min read

An alleged drunk driver accused of hitting and killing four children in an horrific car crash earlier this year will face 14 fresh charges today.
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Four dead in Queensland drug overdoses

Four dead in Queensland drug overdoses

December 16, 2019 1 min read

Police and health officials are warning about the risks of drug taking after four people died and six were left critically ill from overdosing. Four people have died from drug overdoses in Brisbane over the past week and six more left critically ill. The spike has prompted an urgent health warning from police and paramedics
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Police charge seven with drug supply at music festival

Police charge seven with drug supply at music festival

December 16, 2019 2 min read

 A woman allegedly carrying 1000 MDMA capsules, and ketamine is one of 18 people charged with drug offences at the Epik Music Festival. A high-visibility police operation was conducted at the Epik Music Festival held at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, yesterday (Saturday 14 December 2019). The operation involved officers from the South West Metropolitan
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Drug-driving mum has been jailed over multiple car crash in WA

Drug-driving mum has been jailed over multiple car crash in WA

October 30, 2019 2 min read

A drug-affected driver who claimed she had no memory of a multiple car crash that caused life-threatening injuries to two people in Perth has been sentenced to three years and four months in prison. Irene Ai-Lin Goh, 43, pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm to Jake Brewer-Joyce and Jarrod MacLean on a 100 km/h
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How drug testing kits contribute to site safety

How drug testing kits contribute to site safety

October 30, 2019 4 min read

Abstaining from drugs helps keep workers alert and alive on site. Drug testing kits are a great way to ensure peace of mind for workers who need to keep a clear head. Substance abuse can be a recipe for disaster in any workplace. Not only can this result in production issues associated with poor performance
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Drug overdoses kill one Australian every five hours

Drug overdoses kill one Australian every five hours

October 30, 2019 3 min read

Unintentional deaths increased 38% between 2001 and 2017, annual report reveals Fatal drug overdoses are more common in regional Victoria and New South Wales than anywhere else in Australia, and those deaths are increasingly linked to heroin, an annual report has found. The overdose report by the Penington Institute, released on Tuesday, found that the number of
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