Police are seeing more Methamphetamine on the streets

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Police are seeing more Methamphetamine on the Streets in Nova Scotia

For many years Nova Scotia seemed to escape the effects for some hard drugs commonly seen in other areas of Canada and the USA. Methampetamine seemed to be one of those drugs but it has made a huge splash on the drug scene in Nova Scotia in recent years and it”s effects are devastating for families. It is highly addictive and has a nasty affect on its users. Police are seeing it all over Nova Scotia – in the rural and urban areas.

With drug use comes crime as a means for addicts to support their drug habit and all communities where methamphetamine are prevalent you will see an increase in crime.

The following shows the effects of meth use:

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If you have information about drug use in your community, contact the RCMP by calling 1-800-803-RCMP (7267) from anywhere in Nova Scotia. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.