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Northwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Drug Market Analysis 2008

Publication Date: June 2008

Document ID: 2008-R0813-023

Archived on:  July 1, 2009. This document may contain dated information. It remains available to provide access to historical materials.

Cover image for Northwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Drug Market Analysis 2008.This assessment is an outgrowth of a partnership between the NDIC and HIDTA Program for preparation of annual assessments depicting drug trafficking trends and developments in HIDTA Program areas. The report has been coordinated with the HIDTA, is limited in scope to HIDTA jurisdictional boundaries, and draws upon a wide variety of sources within those boundaries.

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Contents

Preface

Strategic Drug Threat Developments

HIDTA Overview

Drug Threat Overview

Drug Trafficking Organizations

Production

Transportation

Distribution

Drug-Related Crime

Abuse

Illicit Finance

Outlook

Sources


List of Figures

Figure 1. Northwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area.

List of Tables

Table 1. Cannabis Plants Eradicated in M7 States, 2007
Table 2. Cannabis Plants Eradicated From Outdoor Grow Sites in M7 States, 2007
Table 3. Cannabis Plants Eradicated From Outdoor Grow Sites, by Northwest HIDTA Counties and the State of Washington, 2005-2007
Table 4. Cannabis Plants Eradicated From Indoor Grow Sites, Northwest HIDTA Counties and the State of Washington, 2005-2007
Table 5. Methamphetamine Laboratory Seizures, Northwest HIDTA Counties and the State of Washington, 2005-2007
Table 6. Inbound Crossings Through Washington Land POEs, 2006
Table 7. Drug-Related Treatment Admissions to Publicly Funded Facilities, Northwest HIDTA Region, SFY2004-2006
Table 8. Drug-Related Treatment Admissions to Publicly Funded Facilities, Northwest HIDTA Counties, SFY2006


Preface

Figure 1. Northwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area.

Map showing the Northwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area.
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This assessment provides a strategic overview of the illicit drug situation in the Northwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA), highlighting significant trends and law enforcement concerns related to the trafficking and abuse of illicit drugs. The report was prepared through detailed analysis of recent law enforcement reporting, information obtained through interviews with law enforcement and public health officials, and available statistical data. The report is designed to provide policymakers, resource planners, and law enforcement officials with a focused discussion of key drug issues and developments facing the Northwest HIDTA.



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