BURGLARS are breaking into Newham houses which appear unoccupied, hoping to find one of the many cannabis factories uncovered in the borough this year.
CANNABIS plants in the car of a man stopped for speeding led police to a factory where hundreds more were being grown.
A former soldier who set up a cannabis factory after falling into debt has walked free from court.
It’s 9 o’clock in the morning when “Ace” begins his regular “wake and bake” routine of brushing his teeth, brewing a pot of coffee and rolling a joint.
Home-grown cannabis now accounts for more than half the UK supply of the drug as ethically-minded users, concerned with supporting organised crime, shun dealers in favour of growing their own.
The Duchess of Northumberland has defended a visitor attraction in Alnwick Garden after thieves stole six cannabis plants.
A NORTH Wales man was jailed for four months yesterday after a court heard he grew 63 cannabis plants in his home.
The Discovery was made among tall trees and thick bracken on a remote cliff top near a Cornish fishing village.
Canada’s marijuana dealers are converting suburban homes and abandoned warehouses into pot farms, creating a C$10 billion ($8.5 billion) market that’s three times the size of the nation’s biggest legal crop, wheat.
US forest rangers take on Mexican cartels scarring national park with secret marijuana plantations
DRUG dealers are cashing in on the region’s lower property prices by buying or renting houses to set up cannabis factories.
A thriving cannabis factory was discovered by police when they raided a house where 300 cannabis plants worth about £30,000 were discovered.
Gangs make millions by targeting London with cannabis grown in houses rented from unsuspecting landlords
The case of a cannabis grower said to have spent $400 a week on the drug will go to a disputed facts hearing, after a lawyer argued the man’s dope-growing was all for his own use.
A 63-YEAR-OLD man faces jail after police uncovered a secret cannabis factory accessed through a wardrobe at his home.
ENERGY company workers have tipped police off to an alleged cannabis farm at a home in Sydney’s southwest.
Pot eradication season got an early start this week as dozens of lawmen hacked their way into a veritable jungle of marijuana growing in south San Benito County, a few miles from Hernandez Reservoir.
A TEENAGER who was shopped by his mum for growing cannabis in a cupboard in his bedroom told magistrates he did it so he “didn’t have to fork out money to buy it”.
THE number of cannabis factories discovered in the borough is continuing to rise as criminals are going to desperate lengths to protect their crops.
A CANNABIS factory was discovered at a Birmingham terrace when equipment used to cultivate plants burst in to flames.
DRUGS cops said yesterday they had smashed one of the largest cannabis plant operations in North Wales.
Russia’s Federal Drug Control Service have detained a criminal gang that reportedly raised and sold hemp, peyote cactus and hallucinogenic mushrooms.
RESOURCES are being stretched as police try to deal with the scale of cannabis production in Newham.