Drugs arrests in Glenrothes

Published 09 August 2019

Three men have been charged under the Misuse of Drugs Act after police in Fife recovered Class A drugs in Glenrothes.


On Thursday 8th August, officers from the Proactive CID carried out an intelligence-led search of an address in Elgin Drive, where they seized heroin worth around £13,500 along with £11,000 in cash.


The men aged 23, 18 and 18 are all scheduled to appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Friday 9th August.

Detective Inspector Lynne McQuade from Fife's Proactive CID said: "The heroin we recovered would have been distributed within our communities and caused untold harm to vulnerable people.


"We are grateful for the information we receive from the public relating to drug crime and whenever intelligence comes in, it will be assessed and acted upon accordingly to bring offenders to justice.

"If you would like to report ongoing drug crime in your area then please contact us on 101, or make an anonymous report to the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

Contact Details

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Your Community

Find out more about local policing issues in this area by visiting: Central (Fife), Fife, Glenrothes Central and Thornton, Glenrothes North, Leslie and Markinch, Glenrothes West and Kinglassie

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