Hello and welcome to the weekly roundup where each Sunday we look back at some of the news items making the headlines over the past seven days.
On Monday it was reported that a fully suspended sentence for a man found with concealed cannabis was unduly lenient
On Friday it emerged that a new report shows that a quarter of Irish adults have used cannabis, which is just above the European average
On Friday a report in the Irish Examiner looked at how rising drug potency maybe leading to greater danger for users
On Friday it was reported that drug consumption centres reduce risk of overdose
On Saturday it emerged that a man had applied for the return of over €86,000 which was seized by gardaí searching his home for drugs