The DEA’s Top Programs

The Drug Enforcement Agency works with a host of federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies in a number of areas. However, there are two programs, in particular, that have garnered a great deal of attention for their overall success: …

The DEA’s War against Synthetic Drugs

As the availability of prescription drugs becomes scarce in certain areas of the country, many drug traffickers, distributors, and users turn to the newest breed of illicit drugs: synthetics. Bath Salts In particular, much attention has been recently given to …

What to Expect From Special Agent Basic Training

More than 1,800 DEA special agents have graduated from their Office of Training in the past 5 years. Although many new special agent recruits come with a background in law enforcement, they are nevertheless surprised at the rigorous, 18-week resident …