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  • What harms exist for children found at methamphetamine laboratories?
    Information on children found at methamphetamine labs can be found in Children at Clandestine Metham... Read More
    Last Updated: August 26, 2015

  • What are the penalties for possession of illegal substances?
    Information on penalties associated with drug possession and distribution offenses in a specific sta... Read More
    Last Updated: January 26, 2015

  • How can I report drugs being sold on the Internet?
    Please report the sale of drugs on the Internet or emails advertising the sale of drugs to the follo... Read More
    Last Updated: March 25, 2014

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  • Bath Salt-type Aminoketone Designer Drugs - Analytical and Synthetic Studies on Substituted Cathinones,  NIJ-Sponsored, 2016, NCJ 250125. (28 pages).
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  • Modern Compendium of Microcrystal Tests for Illicit Drugs and Diverted Pharmaceuticals, Compendium,  NIJ-Sponsored, 2015, NCJ 249854. (155 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Development of a Modern Compendium of Microcrystal Test for Illicit Drugs and Diverted Pharmaceuticals, Final Summary Overview,  NIJ-Sponsored, October 2015, NCJ 249853. (13 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • TECHBeat, March 2016,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249836. (17 pages).

  • Improved Detection of Synthetic Cathinones in Forensic Toxicology Samples: Thermal Degradation and Analytical Considerations,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2015, NCJ 249251. (122 pages).
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  • Drug Offenders in Federal Prisons: Estimates of Characteristics Based on Linked Data,  BJS, October 2015, NCJ 248648. (10 pages).
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