VICE Specials

Barcelona's Drug Squats

Since 2016, criminal gangs have occupied more than a hundred flats in central Barcelona to sell and use drugs, turning them into so-called narcopisos.
Bizarre Crimes / Extra Scene

A Doctor Explains What Happens When Smuggling Cocaine Goes Wrong

We spoke to a doctor with experience in what happens when a cocaine pellet ruptures internally
Bizarre Crimes

I Smuggled Cocaine into the US to Pay Off My Student Loans

Luke graduated college owing $130,000 in student loan debt. So he decided to smuggle cocaine into the United States to pay it all off.
10 Questions You Always Wanted To Ask...

10 Questions You Always Wanted To Ask: A Cocaine Dealer

Cocaine usage is at a all time high in the UK. VICE speaks to a dealer about the dangers of his job, aiding addicts and why there are so many young dealers on the streets. As featured in the new 3-part Channel 5 series "Britain's Cocaine Epidemic".
VICE Specials

An Ex-Con's Journey Back to Prison: Revolving Doors

Filmmaker James Burns spent two years following Jason Bobbitt, an ex-convict and father of five who, despite attempts to retain meaningful employment, fails and returns to prison.
Posh Pete

How I Became An International Cocaine Trafficker

"On a couple of occasions people have tried to kill me". How does someone from Gloucestershire end up as an international drug kingpin? This is the story of 'Posh Pete'.

El Naya: Colombia's Hidden Cocaine-Smuggling Route

On this episode of VICE INTL, VICE Colombia takes a trip along El Naya, a hidden Colombian smuggling route that locals have used to traffic cocaine for decades.

Cocaine Pineapple Express

Trying to get the work through customs, smugglers put cocaine in delicious, innocent pineapples.
Posh Pete

Words of Wisdom

Getting into the cocaine business is a good way to get dead. Pieter looks back on his life decisions and the ethics behind cocaine.
Posh Pete

Captured in Ecuador

Pieter Tritton became an unlikely international drug kingpin until his arrest in Ecuador in 2005. In this episode, Pieter describes being on the run from the police and decided to escape Britain via the boot of the Turkish mafia.
Posh Pete

Life After Prison

After 9 years in prison in South American Posh Pete made it back to England where he served the last of his sentence. The outside world was almost too much for Pieter when he was released.
Posh Pete

Near Death Experiences

Pieter Tritton became an unlikely international drug kingpin until his arrest in Ecuador in 2005. Death was around every corner in the Prisons of South America. Posh Pete survives gun fights and TB during his time inside.