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NCJ Number: 157345 Find in a Library
Title: Counterdrug Managers' Course Resource Guide
Corporate Author: National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 284
Sponsoring Agency: National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
Sale Source: National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
P.O. Box 8104
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
United States of America
Type: Issue Overview
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This resource guide for the Counterdrug Managers' Course provides information on the evolution of U.S. national drug control strategy, the agencies involved in combatting drug abuse, the management and integration of counterdrug intelligence, and processes and procedures for mounting counterdrug efforts.
Abstract: Among the issues discussed in the evolution of national drug control strategy are institutional responses to the need for interdiction and eradication, how the interim strategy differs from the past strategy, progress in implementing the national drug control strategy, and interim strategy highlights. An overview of the Federal counterdrug community summarizes the antidrug efforts of various Federal agencies, followed by a section on regional counterdrug organizations. A separate section focuses on the U.S. Defense Department's roles, missions, and capabilities in countering drug smuggling. This is followed by a section that discusses the role of governors and State agencies in counterdrug operations. The State agencies discussed represent California, Maine, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. A section also addresses National Guard roles, missions, and capabilities in counterdrug efforts. Remaining sections address the management and integration of counterdrug intelligence, as well as processes and procedures for requesting military support, obtaining drug intelligence, and the threat of clandestine drug laboratories. Appended supplementary information and a subject index
Main Term(s): Drug laws
Index Term(s): Drug law enforcement; Drug Policy; Drug regulation; Intelligence acquisition; Interagency cooperation
Note: Sixth revision.
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