Bribes, Bullets, and Intimidation: Drug Trafficking and the by Julie Marie Bunck,Michael Ross Fowler

By Julie Marie Bunck,Michael Ross Fowler

Bribes, Bullets, and Intimidation is the 1st publication to check drug trafficking via imperative the US and the efforts of international and household police officers to counter it. Drawing on interviews, felony instances, and an array of imperative American resources, Julie Bunck and Michael Fowler tune the altering routes, equipment, and networks concerned, whereas evaluating the evolution and effects of the drug alternate via Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, and Panama over a span of greater than 3 a long time. Bunck and Fowler argue that whereas sure related components were found in all of the crucial American states, the differences between those international locations were both vital in deciding upon the rate with which wide drug trafficking has taken carry, the style within which it has developed, the quantities of alternative medicines which have been transshipped, and the effectiveness of antidrug efforts.

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