What is methamphetamine? Street names? How is the drug used? How is
the drug made? List three key ingredients in the production of meth.
a) Methamphetamine is a purer and more potent form of amphetamine.
Chemically very similar (ephedrine is used in ma
What is PCP? What does it look like and how is it usually used? What are
the effects of PCP? What are the dangers of using PCP? What is the
drugs street name?
a) Phencyclidine, PCP, is a synthetic anesthetic, or horse tranquilizer, but is
What does MDMA look like and how is it sold?
a) MDMA is taken orally, usually in the form of a pill or table.
a.i) Mostly about 1/3 of the pill is pure MDMA, the rest is filler such as
baking powder. Prices range from $20-$30 dollars a dose, but
What is psilocybin? What is it called on the street. How is it used? What are
the drug's effects (compared to LSD)? Where is it commonly grown?
a) Psilocybin is a chemical obtained from certain species of mushrooms that
grow primarily in Central Americ
Describe the different forms of LSD.
a) Forms and street names of LSD:
Blotter, Blotter Acid, Paper, Tabs LSD on a small inch square of paper
LSD in the form of a small pellet or pill
LSD in thi
What is Ketamine? Where is it obtained? Where is it currently popular or
used? How is used and what does it look like. What is its street name?
Know terminology such as bumps, K-land, and K-hole. What are the
effects of ketamine? What is candy flipping
Drug Identification and Investigation
Review for Test 2
Describe the trafficking of heroin and other narcotics, from the 1970s to the
present day. Describe several trends in the production, use, and
trafficking of heroin.
a) In the 1970s the Mafia smugg
What are several safety rules police should follow regarding meth labs?
a) Safety Rules Regarding Methamphetamine Drug Labs:_
Evacuate Surrounding Area
Have Fire Department Standing By
Do Not Enter Lab Without Special Gear Ventilate Lab
Do Not Turn On
How is cocaine produced? Know the street names for cocaine. How is the
drug used? What is cocaine cut with?
a) Cocaine is derived from the leaves of the coca shrub that grows in the
high-altitude rain forests and fields that run along the slopes of Per
Describe the long-term negative consequences of cocaine and crack use.
a) Prolonged snorting tends to damage the mucous membrane until they
crack, bleed, and develop ulcer-like sores. May also produce chronic
cold like symptoms, such as constant runny nos
Describe several effects of hallucinogens including synesthesia.
a) Some effects last 10 minutes, some 4 hours, and others up to 12 hours.
Some make you paranoid and others make you the life of the party.
b) Effects present 15-20 minutes after use.