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  • Where can I locate information on the price and purity of illegal drugs?
    For information on the price and purity of drugs in a particular state, contact the applicable offic... Read More
    Last Updated: September 1, 2017

  • What is methadone?
    Methadone is a synthetic opioid that blocks the effects of heroin and other prescription drugs conta... Read More
    Last Updated: December 29, 2017

  • Where can I learn more about heroin?
    In addition to the Heroin section of the NCJRS site, the following sites also capture information an... Read More
    Last Updated: July 27, 2017

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Publications

  • Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program Newsletter, First Edition 2019, BJA-Sponsored, February 2019, NCJ 252715. (9 pages).
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  • Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program Newsletter, Second Edition 2018, BJA-Sponsored, August 2018, NCJ 252714. (16 pages).
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  • Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program Newsletter, First Quarter 2018, BJA-Sponsored, July 2018, NCJ 252706. (12 pages).
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  • Crime File - Legalization of Drugs, NIJ-Sponsored, 1990, NCJ 123676.
    NCJRS Abstract   

  • Crime File - Heroin, NIJ-Sponsored, 1984, NCJ 097225.
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Just Science Podcast: Episode 49: Drugs: Just Solving the Opioid Crisis, NIJ-Sponsored, June 2018, NCJ 251786. (2 pages).
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