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NCJ Number: 42489 Find in a Library
Title: CANADIAN CONNECTION
Author(s): J P CHARBONNEAU
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 542
Sponsoring Agency: Optimum Publishing Co, Ltd
Montreal, H2Y 1MC, Canada
Sale Source: Optimum Publishing Co, Ltd
245 Rue St Jacques
Montreal, H2Y 1MC,
Canada
Type: Historical Overview
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: THIS IS ESSENTIALLY A HISTORY OF ALL THE MAJOR INVESTIGATIONS OF THE HEROIN TRAFFIC CONDUCTED BY THE MONTREAL SECTION OF THE NARCOTICS SQUAD OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE FOR THE PAST 50 YEARS.
Abstract: THE BULK OF INFORMATION IN THE BOOK WAS SECURED FROM THE ARCHIVES OF THE NARCOTICS SQUAD OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE, ALONG WITH TESTIMONY FROM POLICE OFFICERS WHO CONDUCTED THE INVESTIGATIONS. THE NAMES AND DRUG ACTIVITES OF TRAFFIKERS ARE DETAILED, WHILE THE COUNTERING OPERATIONS OF THE POLICE ARE INTERWOVEN IN NARRATIVES OF THE RISE AND FALL OF MAJOR DRUG OPERATIONS CENTERED PRIMARILY IN MONTREAL. IT SHOWS THE COLLABORATION, YEAR AFTER YEAR, BETWEEN THE FRENCH BUREAU OF NARCOTICS, THE AMERICAN DRUG ENFORCEMENT AGENCY, AND THE CANADIAN NARCOTICS SQUAD OF THE RCMP, AS THEY COMBAT THE INTERNATIONAL NETWORK OF DRUGS, INVOLVING THE MIDDLE-EAST, FRANCE, CANADA, AND THE UNITED STATES....RCB
Index Term(s): Canada; Controlled Substances; Drug law enforcement units; Drug law offenses; Drug offenders; Drug sources; International police activities; Organized crime
Note: TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH BY JAMES STEWART
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