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NCJ Number: 166457 Find in a Library
Title: Drug Prevention and Demand Reduction Course: Resource Guide
Corporate Author: National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 135
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: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This guide presents key principles, resources, and programs to assist individuals involved in administering drug demand reduction programs.
Abstract: The first section of the guide focuses on drug prevention and principles of effective collaboration. The next three sections list Department of Defense, Federal, and national organization resources that can be used in drug demand reduction programs. The fifth section describes State National Guard programs related to drug demand reduction. The sixth section covers Operation Weed and Seed, a multiagency strategy designed to weed out violent crime, gang activity, drug use, and drug trafficking. The seventh section discusses the Wrice process, the focus of which is to educate and involve the community in curbing the drug trade at the street level. The final section contains a listing of street drug terms. References
Main Term(s): Drug prevention programs
Index Term(s): Community crime prevention programs; Community involvement; Drug regulation; Military role in drug law enforcement; State-by-state analyses; US Department of Defense; Weed & Seed Programs
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