Drug Seizure Statistics

We report statistics on the quantities of drugs seized and on the number of seizure incidents on a financial year basis.


Review of monthly drug seizures and arrests statistics

Please note that we are currently reviewing the processes and procedures to produce the above Official Statistic.

The review period will extend to 28 February 2019 and publication of updates will be limited during this time.

Information on the proposed changes is available through the following link:

PSNI Drug Seizure Publication Review (PDF, 76 KB)

Feedback from users is welcomed to inform the review, in relation to the current coverage and frequency of the output. This should be provided to statistics@psni.police.uk or by contacting us on Tel 028 90 650222 ext 24135 by 28 Febuary 2019.

Latest drug seizures and arrests statistics

Update to 30 September 2018 (published 31 October 2018)

Summary tables

This update includes statistics covering the latest 24 months.

Previous bulletins are available in the Drug seizure statistics archive.

Drug Seizure Statistics Archive

Contact Us

If you would like to comment on any statistics or publications, receive notification of the publications or be informed of developments, then please forward your contact details and we will add you to our email list.

If you are from a press/media organisation and have a query about statistics then please contact the PSNI’s Press Office directly.

All content is available under the Open Government Licence unless otherwise stated.

Email Us Now