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NCJ Number: 156786 Find in a Library
Title: National Guard Counterdrug Lessons IV
Corporate Author: National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
United States of America

Depts of the Army and the Air Force
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 49
Sponsoring Agency: Depts of the Army and the Air Force
Washington, DC 20310
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
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United States of America

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United States of America

Depts of the Army and the Air Force
National Guard Bureau
Washington, DC 20310
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Technical Assistance)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Based on more than 2,500 reports of military actions supporting drug law enforcement, this document presents observations and lessons intended to improve the quality and efficiency of counterdrug support by sharing successful techniques, tactics, and procedures and mistakes to be avoided.
Abstract: The lessons relate to eight missions: surface reconnaissance, surface surveillance, aerial reconnaissance, aerial surveillance, cargo inspection, aerial photo reconnaissance, the detection of marijuana greenhouses and drug laboratories, and support of administrative and other functions. Summaries focus on topics such as command and control, aircraft refueling, the use of a tape recorder for taking notes during reconnaissance and surveillance missions, communications equipment and security, the use of reconnaissance patrols, personnel training, the flight profile, and the use of liaison officers to communicate with law enforcement agencies. Appended guidelines focusing on critical information, indicators, and operations security vulnerabilities
Main Term(s): Military role in drug law enforcement
Index Term(s): Drug law enforcement
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