Illegal Drug Threat
In the past decade, there has been significant growth in the illicit trafficking of drugs throughout the United States. The Houston area continues to be threatened due to the close proximity to the U.S.- Mexico border. Even with the strong law enforcement presence devoted to combating this threat, the quantity of drugs being transported through the region remains staggering.
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Due to the growth of drug abuse nationally and as a preventative measure, the Houston HIDTA has created this website, StopDrugs Houston to educate the public about dangerous drug activity and provide a way for residents to report tips to provide leads for law enforcement. This community policing initiative has been designed to help keep our neighborhoods and families safe from illegal drugs and related criminal activity. Read More >>
Danger of Extracting Honey Oil from Marijuana
Source: The Mercury News
Moreno Valley resident Alex Gonzales thought making butane honey oil — a powerful marijuana byproduct — in a Palm Springs motel room in 2015 would be a quick, simple task, until a spark caused the room to catch fire, severely burning him and his sleeping girlfriend.
Gonzales, 25, and his girlfriend Selina Cervantes, 21, said Tuesday that they are trying to put their lives back together after the accident. [More]
Report Drug Crimes
Help us identify drug related crimes within our community by submitting an anonymous tip. Click on the button below to submit a tip.
What to Report
Tips on illegal drug activity to include sales, trafficking and drug houses.
Tips on wanted drug fugitives.
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Under The Influence?
Signs that let you know whether or not someone you know might be using drugs.
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So You Think You Want To Try Drugs?
If you think using drugs is a good idea, you need to learn how drugs affect every aspect of your life. The consequences are simply not worth the temporary feelings drugs offer.
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There two broad classes of synthetic drugs impacting our communities are Synthetic Cannabinoids (known as Synthetic Marijuana) and Synthetic Cathinones.
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Wanted Drug Fugitives
Wanted drug criminals can be dangerous, therefore never try to apprehend a fugitive yourself. Always contact law enforcement for assistance.
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Counterfeit Pills Laced With Fentanyl Are Ravaging Communities Across North America
Source: Partnership For Safe Medicines
5/25/18 8:40 AMFor more than a decade, counterfeit drugs with unreliable ingredients have caused patients suffering by not curing their illnesses. Now, counterfeit drugs with deadly ingredients threaten American lives with just one dose. A closed, secure supply chain is even more imperative when the risk of breakage is death. Since 2012, Canadian authorities have been battling an illicit market in counterfeit medications made from fentanyl, a dangerous painkiller 25-40 times stronger than heroin. In their efforts to stop suffering and death, Canadian authorities have shut down over 20 fentanyl labs since 2013. In 2015, U.S. authorities began reporting waves of overdoses and fatalities after residents took counterfeit Xanax or opioids that contained fentanyl or fentanyl analogues. Read More >>
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