The Border war on Drugs

The Border war on Drugs




Smuggling of illegal drugs into the U.S. is a major problem. The 3 major drugs of foreign source — cocaine, heroin, & marijuana — are the products traded by a criminal enterprise whose sales total $50 billion annually. Federal efforts to stop or deter international narcotics trafficking have met with limited success. This report analyzes Fed. drug interdiction efforts & reports on future technological improvements. Describes technologies in use, & potentially available for countering smuggling by the various modes — private vessels, private aircraft, land vehicles, commercial carriers, & through official ports of entry. Photos.

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ISBN-13: 9780788141966
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date: 06/01/1987
Pages: 61
Product dimensions: 82.50(w) x 10.50(h) x 2.50(d)

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