National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) A respected scientific research institution that studies and disseminates information on drug abuse and addiction prevention, treatment and policy http://www.nida.nih.gov/
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Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Enforces controlled substances laws and regulations in the United States. InfoFacts: Methamphetamine Provides information on methamphetamine, including health hazards and extent of use. http://www.usdoj.gov/dea
National Criminal Justice Reference Service An information clearinghouse for people involved with research, policy and practice related to criminal and juvenile justice and drug control.
U.S. Department of Justice: National Institute of Justice (NIJ) A research and development agency of the U.S. Department of Justice and is the only federal agency solely dedicated to researching crime control and justice issues. http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/
US Department of Justice: National Drug Intelligence Center (NDIC) The nation's principal center for strategic domestic counterdrug intelligence.http://www.usdoj.gov/ndic/index.htm
Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Provides the latest national data on substance abuse, drug related emergency department episodes and medical examiner cases, and the nation's substance treatment system.
Partnership for a Drug-Free America Attempts to reduce demand for illicit drugs in America through media communication http://www.drugfreeamerica.org/
Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Establishes policies, priorities and objectives for the nation's drug control program. Drug Facts: Methamphetamine (last updated May 2003)
Contains information about methamphetamine. Includes prevalence estimates, consequences of use, adjudication and trafficking. http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/
Monitoring The Future (MTF) An ongoing study of behaviors, attitudes, and values of American secondary school students, college students, and young adults. The survey is administered by the Survey Research Center in the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan. The study is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, a part of the National Institutes of Health. http://www.monitoringthefuture.org/