Drug enforcement by police and sheriffs" departments, 1990
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Drug enforcement by police and sheriffs" departments, 1990 a LEMAS report by Brian Reaves

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Brian A. Reaves
SeriesSpecial report, Special report (United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics)
ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Justice Statistics
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p. ;
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13614282M

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