The true extent of Coalisland’s drugs issues can be revealed today as new figures show drugs worth a total of £50,000 have been seized in the town.
‘They know they’re in for a rough ride’: PSNI boost police presence in Coalisland ahead of public meeting on drugs30th April 2012 | By: brendan64 | 1 Comment »
The PSNI has boosted its policing presence in Coalisland as a result of the public outcry over the town’s drugs issues, it has been revealed.
‘Any town would be proud’: Youth groups showcase positive side to Coalisland following drugs fears – video28th April 2012 | By: brendan64 | 1 Comment »
Youth groups and charities came together to showcase a more positive side to life in Coalisland following weeks of negative headlines over the town’s drugs problems.
Youth groups and charities are set to showcase the many opportunities available to young people tonight following fears that bored youngsters are becoming hooked on drugs.
PSNI representatives are set to attend a public meeting on Coalisland’s growing drugs issues for the first time next month following claims that the force has failed to tackle the problem.
COMMENT The on-going “drugs issue” in Coalisland has raised many challenges and questions across the whole community.
COMMENT A couple of years ago I nipped into the bathroom of the hotel where I was attending a two-day training course.
- Police refute claims crystal meth is circulating in Coalisland
The PSNI have defended their response to growing fears over Coalisland’s drugs problems following concerns of a “stand-off” between officers and the community over the issue.
Police under pressure to attend public meeting on Coalisland drugs issues – but allegedly say: ‘We’re not ready’17th April 2012 | By: brendan64 | 5 Comments »
The PSNI have come under further pressure from the Coalisland community to help address the town’s drugs issues after it was claimed officers said they were “not yet ready” to meet residents.
‘We stand together, united in our determination to reclaim our community’ – Reflection on Coalisland vigil against drugs7th April 2012 | By: Fr-Paul-Byrne | Comments Off on ‘We stand together, united in our determination to reclaim our community’ – Reflection on Coalisland vigil against drugs
COMMENT Today we gathered together as a community united against the misuse of drugs and other substances.