- New meaning to the underground economy. // U.S. News & World Report;6/14/93, Vol. 114 Issue 23, p22
States that Mexican police recently discovered a 1,450-foot-long tunnel believed to have been built by drug dealers tied to last month's murder of Cardinal Juan Jesus Posadas Ocampo. The tunnel, which would have linked warehouses in Tijuana and San Diego, was a few hundred feet short of completion.
- `We have sent so many to the tomb.' // Newsweek;5/7/1990, Vol. 115 Issue 19, p32
Recounts the assassination last week of the third presidential candidate in Colombia since August, that of Carlos Pizarro, 38, commander in chief of the M-19 guerrilla movement before negotiating a truce with the government last month. Assassin a gunman allegedly paid by the Medellin cocaine cartel.
- The real war on drugs. McKernan, Victoria // Newsweek;9/21/1992, Vol. 120 Issue 12, p14
Opinion. Uncovers the real war on drugs in the inner-city and prays that some policymaker will create new radical alternatives for dealing with inner-city drug culture. The drug trade in Washington, D.C., which resembles an open bazaar; The fear felt by the people who live in these...
- Drug lessons. Peyser, Marc; O'Donnell, Paul // Newsweek;6/7/1993, Vol. 121 Issue 23, p4
Reports that United States officials are increasingly concerned that Colombian drug lords are teaching Mexicans the finer points of their deadly business. Fatal shooting of a Roman Catholic cardinal at the Guadalajara airport; North American Free Trade Agreement.
- Dude, did the pot make you stupid? Goode, Stephen // Insight on the News;01/20/97, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p4
Reports that an unnamed man was arrested in Idaho after he had summoned police to his home and complained that a thief had robbed him of his video cassette recorder and drug paraphernalia. Arrest for possession of drug paraphernalia.
- Mexican Dispatch: Tijuana Is No Juarez, Residents Insist. Sierra, Jose Luis // La Prensa San Diego;9/24/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 38, p2
The article reports on the claim of some local residents in Tijuana that their place is not the same to that in Juarez, Mexico where drug-related crime rates are high.
- Foreword. Tomison, Adam // Trends & Issues in Crime & Criminal Justice;May2012, Issue 439, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the crime related to alcohol and drug abuse in Australia.
- International perspectives on the interface of drug use and criminal behavior. Harrison, Lana D. // Contemporary Drug Problems;Summer92, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p181
Editorial. Argues that there is much that can be learned from internationally competitive research on the interface of drug use and criminal behavior. Variations in the rates of problem behaviors; Statistics from the United Nations (UN) and the World Health Organization (WHO); Additional...
- The drug-crime nexus in the USA. Harrison, Lana D. // Contemporary Drug Problems;Summer92, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p203
Argues that research shows that the behavioral linkages between drug use and criminal behavior are much more complex, indirect, and probabilistic than previously believed. Drug use and delinquency among youth; Additional aspects of data analysis and discussion.
- Drug crime and legal control: Lessons from the Canadian experience. Erickson, Patricia G.; Cheung, Yuet W. // Contemporary Drug Problems;Summer92, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p247
Argues that rates of illicit drug use (especially heroin and cocaine) are much lower in Canada than in the US. Public perceptions of drug use and crime rates in the US and Canada; How survey questions for this article were devised and put to survey respondents; Additional aspects of data analysis.