#capitalreports Children as young as ten have been caught with drugs in school in the East Midlands

Apr 23, 2015, 06:15 AM

Police figures show more than 2,000 cases of illegal drugs being found in schools in the last four years, including a 10-year-old with cannabis on them in Leicestershire. The youngest children with drugs were 8. A 19-year-old mum was also found with cannabis on school premises in Leicestershire.Class A drugs like as heroin and crack cocaine are among the illegal substances found. Alan Hackett is the National Executive member for the NASUWT for Leicester and Leicestershire: