Release’s current campaign calls for the decriminalisation of drug possession offences in the UK.
Release campaigns for decriminalisation of all drugs because of the experience of our clients. We see every day the harms that are caused to those we represent, many of whom are young people or people who use drugs problematically. We believe ending the criminalisation of tens of thousands of people every year in the UK will have a positive impact on individuals, their families and communities. The policy change that we advocate for is based on an evidenced approach of how to deal with drug use in our society. Read more