TITLE

Refocusing

AUTHOR(S)
Fenyvesi, Charles
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/6/94, Vol. 116 Issue 22, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that Thomas Constantine, the new head of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), plans a basic shift in strategy. Sources who say the DEA will pull back from concentrating on battling major cocaine organizations in favor of renewed emphasis on street-level trafficking and drug-related violence; New links to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
ACCESSION #
9406017559

 

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