North East Police Crime Commissioner Decriminalising Cannabis Users To Focus On Gangs

Ronald Hogg PCC, has today been reported to be re-prioritising the structure of cannabis policing in the North East in areas such as Durham, Newcastle and Middlesbrough. “Cannabis use is still illegal and smoking it is still a crime, but if you are caught, you will get this opportunity to stop re offending. ‘By and large we are saying it is not the top of our list to go out and try to pick up people smoking joints on street corners but if it’s blatant or we get complaints, officers will…

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"How cannabis effectively kick-started my life at 24 years old"

Dave from Manchester tells his story and explains how cannabis changed his life for the better after suffering with anxiety, depression and agrophobia but now has ambitions to leave the UK  to escape the laws that prevent him from accessing the medicine he needs. “Suddenly it was as though the world made sense” I’ve lived on my own since I was 16, not through any choice of my own. My best friend drowned whilst out swimming when I was 15 years old, and I self imploded. My mind was troubled…

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