Table 4

Number of UK customs drug seizures by class, drug type and year (class A and C only)

2006/20072007/20082008/20092009/20102010/20112011/2012
Class A
 Cocaine1141125410241026837767
 Heroin6468171108110117
 Methadone3448**
 Other class A264192141104342231
 All class A145615081319123512871115
Class C
 Anabolic steroids89126259341113133
 Benzodiazepines95014842539870
Buprenorphine00
 Other class C124143309121975729
 All class C11631753310713321088862
  • *Data unavailable, incorporated within ‘Other class A’ figure.

  • †Data unavailable, incorporated within ‘Other class C’ figure.

  • Source: Home Office, England and Wales, 2012.