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Sydney Has Highest Levels Of Cocaine Use in Australia

A new report has found capital and regional cities across New South Wales are the biggest users of cocaine in the country.

New South Wales also reported an increase in cocaine use and some of the highest MDMA and heroin consumption levels nationally.

The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission has today released the fourth report of the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program.

Samples were collected during October and December 2017, covering 12 substances.

Forty-five wastewater sites were monitored nationally in December 2017, covering 54.3% of Australia’s population—around 12.7 million people.

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