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Title: DRUG ENFORCEMENT STATISTICAL REPORT - ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITY, DRUG ABUSE INDICATORS, ORGANIZATION AND TRAINING DATA - STATISTICS COMPILED THROUGH SEPTEMBER 1979
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Drug Enforcement Admin
US Dept of Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 53
Sponsoring Agency: Drug Enforcement Admin
Springfield, VA 22152
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS EDITION OF THE DRUG ENFORCEMENT STATISTICAL REPORT PRESENTS A CUMULATIVE COMPILATION OF ALL DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION (DEA) STATISTICS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 1979.
Abstract: THE REPORT DOES NOT PREDICT FUTURE TRENDS OF ANY OF THE REPORTED STATISTICS. INSTEAD, IT PRESENTS DATA ON ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITY, DRUG ABUSE INDICATORS, AND ORGANIZATION AND TRAINING. EACH SECTION REFLECTS ITS DATA BASE BY BOTH FISCAL AND CALENDAR YEAR, WHEN AVAILABLE, EXCEPT WHERE REDUNDANT. DATA ON ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITY COVER DEA FEDERAL DOMESTIC DRUG REMOVALS, DEA STATE AND LOCAL TASK FORCE REMOVALS, AND DEA/FOREIGN COOPERATIVE DRUG REMOVALS, AS WELL AS PORTS AND BORDERS DRUG REMOVALS, DEA FEDERAL ARRESTS AND DEFENDANT DISPOSITIONS, DEA-INITIATED TASK FORCE ARRESTS AND DEFENDANT DISPOSITIONS, DEA/FOREIGN COOPERATIVE ARRESTS, AND OTHER INFORMATION. TABLES ON DRUG ABUSE INDICATORS PRESENT DATA ON ADJUSTED HEROIN PRICE AND PURITY BY REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION, NATIONAL ILLICIT DRUG RETAIL PRICES, DRUG THEFTS BY GEOGRAPHIC REGIONS, DRUG-RELATED DEATHS REPORTED BY MEDICAL EXAMINERS, DRUG-RELATED INJURIES REPORTED FROM HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOMS, AND FEDERALLY FUNDED DRUG TREATMENT ADMISSIONS. ORGANIZATION AND TRAINING DATA PRESENT INFORMATION ON DEA PERSONNEL AND FIELD OFFICES, AND DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN TRAINING. NUMEROUS TABLES ARE PROVIDED. (PRG)
Index Term(s): Controlled Substances; Customs violations; Drug abuse; Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA); Drug law enforcement; Drug regulation; Drug Related Crime; Drug treatment; Smuggling/Trafficking; Statistics
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