By Julie Marie Bunck,Michael Ross Fowler
Bribes, Bullets, and Intimidation is the 1st booklet to envision drug trafficking via relevant the USA and the efforts of overseas and household cops to counter it. Drawing on interviews, felony instances, and an array of primary American resources, Julie Bunck and Michael Fowler song the altering routes, equipment, and networks concerned, whereas evaluating the evolution and results of the drug alternate via Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, and Panama over a span of greater than 3 many years. Bunck and Fowler argue that whereas definite related elements were found in all the important American states, the differences between those nations were both vital in selecting the rate with which wide drug trafficking has taken carry, the way within which it has developed, the quantities of alternative medicines which were transshipped, and the effectiveness of antidrug efforts.
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Bribes, Bullets, and Intimidation: Drug Trafficking and the Law in Central America by Julie Marie Bunck,Michael Ross Fowler