Home secretary Priti Patel has refused to commit to attending a summit proposed by Scottish Government ministers to discuss Scotland's drug death crisis.
Councillor Ken Lynn
A Dundee Health and Social Care Partnership chief has pledged his 'total commitment' to establishing a new 24-hour mental health crisis centre in the city.
‘We’re talking about lives being lost, not filling in pot holes’ — lack of attendance at drugs meetings slammed
The former head of an organisation at the heart of tackling Dundee's drug problem has revealed members often did not bother to attend meetings in the two years he was in charge.
A ground-breaking new service offering one-to-one cancer support to people in Dundee has reached more than 100 people.
Dundee summit ‘will bring city together to support communities at epicentre of drugs death epidemic’
A summit to tackle Dundee's heroin crisis will bring the city together to support communities at the "epicentre of a drug deaths epidemic", organisers said.
‘It’s got to the stage where this is what Dundee is known for’ — action urged to prevent ‘worst ever’ year for drug deaths
Health bosses have been urged to act amid fears 2018 could be Dundee's worst ever year for drug-related deaths.
A new commission to probe Dundee's drug and alcohol problems will be launched before the end of the year.
Tackling drug abuse in Dundee is the key to curbing numerous other crimes across the city, a senior councillor has claimed.
Dundee drug addicts are using stairwells in the multi-storey car park metres away from Bell Street police station to inject heroin.
Hundreds of domestic staff and porters could stage strike action at Ninewells as a bullying storm threatens the hospital's operation.