cannabis

Medicinal cannabis seized in the post a first for police

POLICE officers in Shetland underwent a steep learning curve when unexpectedly confronted with a parcel containing medicinal cannabis earlier this year, according to the isles’ new area commander. Chief inspector Stuart Clemenson said it was the first time for officers in the Highlands and Islands division, and “perhaps even across Scotland”, that a drugs dog […] Shetland News …


Local man ‘distraught’ after police seize his medical cannabis

POLICE Scotland has defended its actions after it emerged that officers threatened to charge a local man with drugs possession after his regular delivery of prescribed medicinal cannabis was intercepted at the Royal Mail sorting office in Lerwick on Saturday. Liam Lewis has now been issued with a recorded police warning – while the medication […] Shetland News …