Scotland’s Chief Statistician has published statistics on drug seizures by Scottish Police Forces, which give the number and quantity of drugs seized by the eight Scottish police forces in 2010-11.

The key findings of the statistics are:


Justice Secretary, Kenny MacAskill said:

“Combating serious organised crime – including disrupting the supply of drugs in Scotland –  and tackling organised crime groups is a top priority for the Scottish Government, police and law enforcement organisations, as set out in our Serious Organised Crime Strategy.”