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NCJ Number: 66342 Find in a Library
Title: INTERNATIONAL ILLICIT DRUG TRAFFIC, 1977 - INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION - 47TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION - PANAMA - OCTOBER 19TH TO 26TH, 1978
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: International Criminal Police Organization
France
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 65
Sponsoring Agency: International Criminal Police Organization
92210 Saint Cloud, France
Publication Number: 4
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: France
Annotation: INCOMPLETE BUT IMPORTANT DATA ON THE EXTENT AND NATURE OF INTERNATIONAL ILLICIT DRUG TRAFFIC ARE PRESENTED FOR 1977.
Abstract: THE REPORT IS INTENDED TO SHOW THE EXTENT AND NATURE OF THE FLOW OF THE INTERNATIONAL DRUG TRAFFIC, CHANGES IN THE FLOW OF ILLICIT DRUG TRAFFIC FROM YEAR TO YEAR, THE LEVEL OF COOPERATION BETWEEN MEMBER COUNTRIES OF THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION (INTERPOL) IN COMBATING THE TRAFFIC, AND THE POSSIBLE NATURE OF FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS. THE EVOLUTION OF THE DRUG TRAFFIC IS DISCUSSED FOR DRUGS SUCH AS OPIUM, MORPHINE, HEROIN, COCAINE, AND PSYCHOTROPIC SUBSTANCES. INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION OF VARIOUS POLICE SERVICES IN FIGHTING DRUG TRAFFIC IS ILLUSTRATED BY SEVERAL CASE HISTORIES RELATING AMOUNTS OF DRUGS SEIZED, LOCATION(S) OF THE OCCURRENCES, AND THE AUTHORITIES INVOLVED. THE ACTIVITIES OF THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT ARE BRIEFLY RECOUNTED. THE DOCUMENTS PRODUCED BY THE INTERPOL DRUGS SUBDIVISION IN 1977 ARE CITED. CONFERENCE AND WORKING PARTIES ARE LISTED FOR THE TIME PERIOD OF JANUARY 1 TO DECEMBER 31, 1977. TABLES ILLUSTRATE COMMUNICATIONS RECEIVED AND SENT BY THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT. FINALLY STATISTICAL TABLES ARE PRESENTED THAT ARE CLASSIFIED BY DRUG AND GEOGRAPHICAL REGION SHOWING SEIZURES NOTIFIED TO THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT DURING 1977. (PRG)
Index Term(s): Customs violations; Drug abuse; Drug detection; Drug law offenses; Drug smuggling; Illicit chemicals; International Criminal Police Organization; Statistics
Note: REPORT SUBMITTED BY THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT
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