Drugs: The Dark Side is an ideal resource for both serving police officers and new recruits.

Officers are well equipped with knowledge of the applicable laws relevant to illegal drugs, but we wish to shore up that knowledge with information on drugs themselves.
 

Officers are regularly interacting with young people and their families; sometimes through the criminal justice system, or simply through a chance meeting in the street.

Teenagers today do not wish to be reminded of the illegal nature of drugs, but officers who pass on useful information on how the body can be impacted by certain drugs, or what the probable ingredients of those drugs are, might have a positive effect.

 

 

The book can be used in a self-study format, presented as an online flipbook, ...

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     CONTENTS

  1. Introduction

  2. Inhalants

  3. Marijuana

  4. Methamphetamine

  5. MDMA

  6. Cocaine

  7. Crack Cocaine

  8. Heroin

  9. Synthetic Drugs

  10. LSD

  11. Date Rape Drugs

...or, as part of the training curriculum, in which case we provide an Instructor's Manual with 11 PowerPoint Presentation files, to support each of the units...

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Instructor's Manual - drugs
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Each PPT file contains multiple links to support videos to create more interest for the students, and to place the theoretical aspects into real life.