In the Media

Secret drugs tests to catch school addicts

PUBLISHED June 21, 2004

Headteachers and employers are turning to "secret" two-minute drugs tests that can detect traces of cocaine or ecstasy on desks and keyboards.

The manufacturers of Drugwipe say their products are as simple as pregnancy testing kits and are used in 30 schools and 60 businesses, including Stagecoach, the UK's largest bus operator.