1. prepare a 5-7 page paper that will discuss the emergence and growth of traditional gangs in America, myths aside. Paper will be completed in APA format.
2. Read about the â€œ7 Drug Categoriesâ€ on the DRE website. Using your textbook, the DEA â€œDrugs of Abuseâ€ article, and two other sources, write a five (5) page (APA) formatted research paper. www.decp.org
Topic: Select two of the seven drug categories and compare and contrast the following issues:
- Compare and contrast drug abuse factors between the two categories
- Effects on the human body including symptomology
- Identification and packaging
- Methods of ingestion
- Trafficking trends for the two drug categories
- Issues in criminality
WARNING: Select two categories not two drugs; for example you cannot select cocaine and methamphetamine because they are both in the stimulant category.