RIVERLAND police are targeting suspected local drug users for testing behind the wheel – seeing a surge of positive results.
LOCAL methamphetamine users will have access to a $580,000 State Government trial rehabilitation program in the Riverland from early next year.
THE prosecution is waiting for a forensics report that is “crucial” to the Crown’s case against a local man charged with drug trafficking offences, the Berri Magistrates Court heard on Tuesday.
A RENMARK man has been sentenced to almost three years in prison, after he was caught with methamphetamine, worth approximately $3000, down his pants as he attempted to flee police late last year.
A STATE body says the Riverland Football League and its clubs will continue to be held in high regard, despite a high-profile drug bust being linked to two local clubs.
IN response to growing concerns about the Riverland methamphetamine (ice) scourge, a community forum will be held next month to address issues and improve education about the drug.