›› Washington: Drug
Due to Washington sharing a border with Canada, it is a prime point for the
drug trade. Washington has many clandestine meth labs and is known to be
third in the nation for the manufacturing of meth.
In Washington state cocaine and crack cocaine are easily accessible.
Crack cocaine is primarily used in the inner city while cocaine use is more
widespread throughout Washington State.
The two main types of heroin found in Washington are Mexican black tar and
brown heroin. The heroin found in Washington is smuggled in from Mexico primarily.
Meth is one of the most widely abused drugs in Washington. The two types of
meth found in Washington are Mexican meth (either manufactured locally or
obtained from Mexico, California, or other states bordering Mexico) and methamphetamine
that is produced locally.
- Club Drugs
Ecstasy is smuggled into Washington from other parts of the country as well
as Canada and Europe. The popularity of club drugs are growing. This has
prompted the DEA to investigate the smuggling methods of drugs such as MDMA.
In Washington, marijuana is easily accessible and is available in multi-pound
quantities. There are three types of marijuana prevalent in Washington State:
locally grown, Canadian BC Bud, and Mexican marijuana.