›› Delaware: Drug
Due to its geographical proximity to Philadelphia, Newark, and New York, Delaware continues as the ideal transshipment location for drugs.
The availability of cocaine has increased in Delaware. Crack cocaine
use continues to infiltrate a variety of populations in the small urban and
rural localities throughout the state of Delaware, regardless of economic
status or ethnic background.
The availability of heroin remains stable in Wilmington, Delaware. There is
evidence that bulk heroin is now available in Delaware.
Methamphetamine remains readily available and used throughout Delaware.
- Club Drugs
MDMA (Ecstasy) remains readily available primarily at rave parties and nightclubs
in the Wilmington, Delaware, area. Delaware reported the first known seizures
of a drug known as "5-MeoDiPT
(5-Methoxy-di-isopropryl-tryptamine) better know as FOXY -Methoxy or FOXY,
a synthetic chemical tryptamine. The effects of FOXY, however, are more potent
than other designer drugs. New York City remains a primary source area for
retail quantities of Ecstasy.
Marijuana continues to be readily available throughout Delaware. There is an
increase in "high
quality" marijuana, particularly in Newark, Delaware.