Drug-driving related offences up 11% in Ireland

Ireland’s Medical Bureau of Road Safety has reported that the number of drug-driving related incidents increased by 11% (from 899 to 997) in the first 3 months of 2021 compared with the same reporting period in 2020. Cannabis remained the most common drug detected, and was found in 60% of samples. Cocaine was detected in between 30% and 40% of samples.

Source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/news/courtandcrime/arid-40256723.html