12th January, 2015:A military-grade drug becomes obsolete and is replaced by a superior version. The previous version is disposed of immediately - and finds its way on to the black market, under the name of tweak.
7th March, 2015: A bizarre new drug emerges, known as juice. Its popularity almost immediately soars.
27th March, 2015: The Butcher of Baker Street incident. 27 dead, 58 injured.
2nd April, 2015: The Washington Jellyfish incident. 21 dead, 73 injured.
4th April, 2015: The Western world tries to clamp down on both juice and tweak.
11th April, 2015: First bathtub juice labs are discovered, with people synthesizing the chemicals found in juice. Homebrewed samples prove to be toxic, however.
19th April, 2015: First incident of the dual-drug being utilized in organized crime, where a branch of Deutsche Bank was robbed in Dresden, Germany.
28th April, 2015: First reported incident of use of the dual-drug in gang violence.
4th May, 2015: Western governments reluctantly announces that they are conducting military research on the dual-drug after massive public enquiry.
13th May: Research shows that the use of tweak is too mentally harmful to the user for its dual-use with juice to have military application. They refuse to disclose information on juice's reaction to the new military drug developed in January.
21st May, 2015: Mexico declares a state of martial law in order to help combat gangs utilizing the dual-drug. Several less developed nations follow Mexico's lead.
27th May, 2015: Several Western governments announce creation of biohazards departments in MI5, the FBI, and other intelligence agencies to help combat the threat of the dual-drug.
2nd June, 2015: Survey reveals a 198% increase in violent crime comparing April to May in UK, 203% in the USA, 167% in France, 171% in Germany...
Crime is everywhere.
The world is a step away from anarchy.