|About the Book|
A report issued by the Office of National Drug Control Policy to provide the most current information on recent & changing trends in illicit drug use & drug markets in the U.S. The report is based on interviews conducted with ethnographers & epidemiologists, law enforcement officials, & drug treatment providers all over the country, all of whom work in the drug field, to compose a snapshot of the current state of drug abuse nationwide. Sections include: introduction- description of sources- trends in drug use: June-December 1997- heroin- cocaine- marijuana- emerging drugs- & speedballing. 11 charts & tables.