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exam 2 study sheet - Drug-specific information -Marijuana:...

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Drug-specific information -Marijuana: -In the past, most came from South America -Now a lot (but still the minority) comes domestically (CA, HI) -Methamphetamine -Hell’s Angels biker gang controlled most traffic in 70’s & 80’s -Mostly consumed in CA -Biggest concern is in-home meth labs -Fire Hazards/Explosions -Toxic contamination (water systems and soil) -Domestic Violence/Child Abuse -Hallucinogens -LSD -Most comes from Mexico -US Production: Northern California -Most distribution goes thru US Postal Service -MDMA (Ecstasy) -Produced mostly in Europe -Pre-9/11: Most transport was through commercial flights -PCP and Ketamine (Special K) -Produced in Ameirca -Distributed by black gangs, mainly in California Money Laundering -Smurfing: deposit small amounts of money into different accounts -Off-shore accouts: To get the money back, smuggle the money in boats and cars -Cash-based businesses: Laundromats, restaurants, convenience stores Women, Drugs, and Crime -National Household Survey on Drug Abuse (NHSDA)
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course CCJS 352 taught by Professor Lobo-antunes during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.

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