Wednesday, July 11, 2007
How to Fight Methamphetamine?
The most curious vice story out of the UK in recent days concerns a non-barking dog. Specifically, the large increase in the prevalence of meth use that might have been expected has failed to materialize. The police have a ready explanation:
Crystal meth, predicted by some to become Britain's deadliest drug, has so far failed to take off in the UK because cocaine remains so cheap and popular, according to senior police officers.Ensuring inexpensive and plentiful cocaine as a policy for reducing social costs from the use of illegal drugs; this is not your granddad's harm reduction.