Britain's Cocaine Epidemic

Britain's Cocaine Epidemic

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While it was once perceived as the preserve of the wealthy and famous, in present times the use of cocaine has spread into suburbs and housing estates. Britain is among the world's biggest users of cocaine, with the 2015/16 Crime Survey for England and Wales reporting that 2.25 percent of 16-59 year olds use the drug, with Scotland's use slightly higher at 2.34 percent. Additionally, nearly one in ten people of this age range have reported trying it at least once in their lifetime. `Britain's Cocaine Epidemic' explores the world of cocaine use and supply in Britain, meeting its users and those responsible for supply and for marketing cocaine as an everyday drug.