Increase in Meth Seizures on US Border Between 2006 to 2010

Between 2006 and 2010, seizures of methamphetamine along the Southwest border between the United States and Mexico increased by 66 percent, according to the 2011 National Drug Threat Assessment.

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Source: Jeremy Schwartz, “La Familia cartel used violence, pseudo-religious imagery to expand,” Austin American-Statesman, October 8, 2011.