Cj309 Narcotics Investigation 4 credits
Students will study the illegal drug trafficking trade in America, with emphasis on causes, enforcement, education and treatment. The history of drug use and abuse will be explored, showing its effect on crime. The source of illegal drugs will be identified, as will federal and state laws used to combat the problem. Students will study the supply and demand side of drug trafficking, analyze law enforcement control techniques and examine current education and treatment programs.