Types of Drug Trafficked
All drugs are not illegal. Some drugs are used for medication and precautions. But some drugs are stimulants, depressants, or hallucinogens. They are dangerous and injurious to human beings hence they are illegal and illicit.
Types of drugs that are being trafficked in the society today include:
- Cannabis or India lemp
Cocaine: This is a smooth white powder-like substance. It is a powerful drug made out of the leaves of cocoa. It is usually called “COKE” by those that use or sell it.
Cannabis/India Hemp: It is also a plant used for making ropes and clothes, It affects the pleasure-seeking part of the brain, which is why many users feel a high after using this drug. It is illegal and dangerous to health. It can make users paranoid, experience memory loss, and have a rough outward appearance.
Heroine: This is made from morphine. People take it for pleasure but it is highly addictive and very dangerous if abused. It is brownish in colour.
Amphetamines: This is also an illegal drug that is dangerous to health and users also feel a high after using amphetamine. It is also very addictive