A report on Scotland’s high number of drug deaths…’
Regulars will know that Scotland’s ‘record drug deaths’, a great favourite with our MSM and opposition politicians have been falling for some time but in a news vacuum many won’t have heard of it. I note a shift to ‘high number’ as BBC Scotland begin to adjust to the fact that the record is now three years old.
Reporting Scotland today, all day no doubt, is perhaps getting a last one in before ‘we’ all notice the facts.
So far, in 2021, suspected (Police Scotland data) drug deaths fell by 8%. This was not reported widely.
From January to March 2022, they fell by 27%! This was not reported either.
Also not reported, this contributory factor – ‘NHS Scotland beats drug treatment target again‘: