Report on drug seizures in England and Wales in 2020

The UK Home Office has released the annual statistical report on drug seizures across England and Wales for the year ending 31 March 2020. The figures indicate a second consecutive annual increase, with overall seizures up 20% compared with the same period in 2019.  Seizures of Class A drugs increased by 13% and seizures of Class B drugs involving at least one form of cannabis increased by 11%.