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Drug Trafficking (Current Controversies)

by Julia Bauder

  • 223 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminology,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Issues - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10604489M
    ISBN 100737732822
    ISBN 109780737732825
    OCLC/WorldCa148908427

      BOOK REVIEW: 'Border,' third novel of Cartel Trilogy, mirrors real life drug trafficking. The story of teenager Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the FBI during the s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison. Director: Yann Demange | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh/10(K).

    Drug Lord: The Book "Drug Lord is the real thing. Raw. Immediate. Indispensable." -- Don Winslow "The drug smuggling business goes on, the slaughtered dead pile up, the U.S. agencies continue to ratchet up their budgets, the prisons grow larger and all the real rules of the game are in this book. Though state laws on drug trafficking differ significantly, all states have laws that punish drug trafficking activity. You can be convicted of drug trafficking if you manufacture, transport, sell or distribute illegal drugs. However, drug trafficking is also a crime of weight and : Mark Theoharis.

    Find a huge variety of new & used Drugs trade drug trafficking books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Drugs trade drug trafficking books at Alibris. How Trafficking Affects Colombia. Cali drug traffickers export hundreds of tons of cocaine into the United States annually, and launder billions of dollars in drug proceeds. Their drug money initially meant economic boom for that city of two million residents, and the .


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Drug Trafficking (Current Controversies) by Julia Bauder Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Government statistics () show that 36% of the United States population has tried marijuana, cocaine, or other illicit drugs.

By comparison, 71% of the population has smoked cigarettes and 82% has tried alcoholic beverages. Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug.

Types of Abused Substances. Drug Trafficking: /ch In an increasingly intrusive era, the deep web is considered to be a bastion of privacy, while for others it is one of the most evil places Drug Trafficking book exist. The deep.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Drugs Trade / Drug Trafficking Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. In this light, the book argues that global drug trafficking should not be treated as one international security issue among many.

Rather, due to the unique nature of the trade, illegal drugs 5/5(1). This title examines one of the world's critical issues, drug trafficking. Readers will learn the historical background of this issue leading up to its current and future impact on society.

Drug. The pilots, products of upper-middle-class families and college educations, were apprehended when in one of them, Peter Cooper, became a Drug Enforcement Agency informant.

Rice (The C-5A Scandal) is particularly effective in his analysis of motives--greed, he asserts, and also a sense of romance and adventure/5(15).

Three principal factors must be borne in mind when considering the implications of illicit drug trafficking on any commercial means of transport, Drug Trafficking book merchant shipping: i) The very high value of drugs, when trafficked in large quantities, has attracted the attention of major international criminal organisations and terrorist groups.

Drug trafficking, also referred to as illegal drug trade, is a global illicit trade involving the cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of substances which are subject to drug prohibition laws. Illegal drugs include cocaine, heroin, PCP, LSD, methamphetamines and marijuana.

Penalties for trafficking may vary, but in most places penalties are intended to be severe enough to discourage. The illegal drug trade or drug trafficking is a global black market dedicated to the cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of drugs that are subject to drug prohibition laws.

Most jurisdictions prohibit trade, except under license, of many types of drugs through the use of drug prohibition laws. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime's World Drug Report estimates the size. The Computer Programmer Who Ran a Global Drug Trafficking Empire A new book uncovers the intricacies of Paul Le Roux’s cartel and how it Author: Anna Diamond.

Gosh--if someone were truly thinking of entering the drug-smuggling profession, they should buy this book, as it gives very sound advice. Personally, I'm thinking of writing a novel, and including some drug-smuggling characters.

This book gave me complete information for an excellent character profile/5(9). Trafficking in substance 5. (1) No person shall traffic in a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV or in any substance represented or held out by that person to be such a substance.

Possession for purpose of trafficking (2) No person shall, for the purpose of trafficking, possess a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV. – CDSAElection: Hybrid/Indictable (varies). In this Book. InRichard Nixon declared a war on drugs.

Despite foreign policy efforts and attempts to combat supply lines, the United States has been for decades, and remains today, the largest single consumer market for illicit drugs on the planet. This volume argues that the war on drugs has been ineffective at best and, at worst, has been highly detrimental to many countries.

Drug trafficking is a major source of revenue for organised crime groups, many of whom are involved in other forms of serious crime such as firearms, modern slavery and immigration crime.

Action against drug trafficking therefore has a much wider disruptive impact on organised criminal activity. Governments which perceive drug trafficking and organized crime as security crises have turned to the United States for support, while others denounce U.S. cooperation as imperialism. Since Mexico in joined Colombia in waging a full-out war against local drug cartels—both with significant support from the United States—the costs of the.

Drug trafficking essay Drug trafficking is one of the most serious problems for most countries all over the world. Unfortunately, this type of business is rather profitable, if not to consider that it is constantly related to murders, kidnapping, prostitution and other crimes/5(7).

Drug trafficking in the United States dates back to the 19th century. From opium to marijuana to cocaine, a variety of substances have been illegally imported, sold and distributed throughout U.S. Get this from a library. Drug trafficking.

[Julia Bauder;] -- Presents a collection of essays about drug trafficking from diverse viewpoints, discussing how to measure the success of the War on Drugs and evaluate its impact on terrorists who finance their.

Drug trafficking is a key part of this research. Further information can be found in the yearly World Drug Report. At current levels, world heroin consumption ( tons) and seizures represent an annual flow of tons of heroin into the global heroin market. Drug Type The drug(s) represented in each ledger were as follows: Cocaine % (61 cases), heroin % (12), marijuana % (62), methamphetamine % (20), and unidentified drugs % (67).

Even when the records clearly documented the operations of an illicit drug business, however, in some cases the identity of one or more of the.Drug Trafficking. Edina, Minn: ABDO Pub. This book defines drug trafficking and goes ahead to give the most commonly trafficked drugs: Harris, N.

(). Drug Trafficking. Pleasantville, NY: Gareth Stevens Pub. This book speaks about the effects of drug trafficking to a nation. Miller, R.

L. ().Get this from a library! Drug trafficking. [Nathaniel Harris] -- Looks at how illegal drugs are grown, manufactured, and trafficked throughout the world; examines the effects of drug addiction on users, their families, and society; and discusses the steps.