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This Australian series explores where the drug Ice comes from, how it's made & what kind of people benefit from the profits made on the misery of users. We hear from the Police who plan & execute anti-Ice strategies daily. In episode 2 small towns feel the effects of social dislocation caused by ice. In Nowra many drivers test positive for meth at roadside drug testing. Anthony Mundine visits his hometown of Wellington to see the effect ice is having there. In episode 3 police and health Services in Blacktown manage the local ice problem, a World Champ speaks out about his struggles with addiction, showing meth doesn't discriminate and another ex-user tells of redemption through rehabilitation. In episode 4 we see Jacqui Lambie's struggle to save her son, Dylan, from addiction; how Organised Crime gets ice into the country; a raid to try to break a crime syndicate & how does the Drug Court deter users from re-offending?
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