Are Prescription Drug Smugglers On The Rise?
The availability of drugs like marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamine in some countries is on a large scale. Some countries play host to this illegal business deals. This is the large scale smuggling of drugs such as club drugs and marijuana as well as other prescription pharmaceutical products.
The availability of cocaine is even on the streets. Both money laundering and drug trafficking are in most instances found in one region.
It is easy to widely find cocaine because trafficking cartels manage the drugs business. Crack cocaine that is the powder form of cocaine can be found in most cities and increasingly becoming a concern. To successfully smuggle drugs this is done through the help of hidden areas in cars, vans and campers. Apart from Texas, California and Chicago drugs are also found in some southern states of America. Idaho plays host to the distribution of the cocaine. There is huge connection between crack cocaine and prostitution, violence and theft.
Heroin is smuggled from Mexico into Idaho that is why it is readily available. Sometimes in Idaho you can also get the SE type of heroin. In California, New York, Florida and you will mainly find the black tar type of heroine. Steady abuse of heroin has been noticed in Idaho for the last two decades.
The addiction of methampthetamine has also greatly increased. Clandestine laborites are known for the supply of this methampthetamine. If a laboratory is found to be involved in such deals they face close of business. In Idaho there are some laboratories still operating though secretly. The use of private cars and some courier services help in the circulation of these drugs.
Club drugs are abused mostly by college students worldwide. The availability of these drugs is mostly in rave parties and late in the night. Most colleges in several states have peddlers of this drug. MDMA is a common club drugs however LSD, GHB and PCP are increasingly becoming popular. Canada, New York and California are notorious for the club drugs.
Addition of marijuana is very common. This drug can be grown both indoors and outdoors. In Idaho there is a huge forestland that a lot of marijuana is cultivated. As a result of the large forestland detecting where the marijuana fields are located is not easy. Marijuana is also produced in public land.
Canada and California also supply this marijuana further from the fields in Idaho. Within the state of Idaho the distribution of marijuana is done by migrants. There is an increase in trafficking of marijuana.
There is an increase in the sale of prescription drugs, club drugs, heroin and marijuana. Clandestine pharmacists are responsible for this supply of the drugs. With a fake prescription you can easily get some of these drugs. Crime is often by drug addicts looking to get money to buy these drugs. Law enforcers find it hard to get the smugglers so as to stop this drug smuggling.