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Tags Ice

Tag: ice

Second morning below zero



This farm area birdbath is frozen – again!


UPDATE 8:55am

Good-bye flies

2641 ice on bird bath SM



A thin sheet of ice on our bird bath this morning. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

Ice Age in Alice

2586 Sept 24 Methamphetamine SM


From dealing with 90% alcohol and ganja the small drug organisation DASA in Alice Springs is overwhelmed by a substance far more insidious, taking up half of its case load now. From being mostly used by whites it is also spreading right through Aboriginal society, in town and country. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. Photo courtesy Alice Springs police.


UPDATE October 8: Comment by psychologist PHIL WALCOTT

Six men charged with drug and other offences




After a four-month operation local detectives have dismantled an elaborate criminal network involved in trafficking ecstasy, ice, steroids and testosterone from South Australia to Alice Springs, according to a police media release today.


Ice: No warrants needed in 'drug detection areas'




We need to ensure our police officers are armed with the right resources and tools to deal with ice, no warrants needed for searches,write Ministers Chandler and Elferink.

Aboriginal injecting drug use critical, emerging




There is evidence and growing concern about a rise in injecting drug use and related harm within Aboriginal communities, including in more remote areas of Australia, writes Associate Professor James Ward (pictured).

Ice: Lock'em up or treat them?




It's the carrot, not the stick in New Zealand where the Salvos and the tough bikers team up to beat the scourge. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


Ice: Police power pitted against cashed-up users




"Ice will get worse," a senior police officer told a seminar about the drug in Alice Springs this morning. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


Dole plan for ice users fraught, says Alice NGO




Scott Morrison, the Minister for Social Services, is considering taking ice users off welfare. DASA warns of problems.






There was ice on our bird bath this morning, in the Rangeview Estate farm area. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


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