Review the report on the effects of U.S. drug policy by The Sentencing Project available at The Sentencing Project (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site., and watch the interview with a former police captain on the war on drugs hosted by the Law Enforcement Action Partnership (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site..
Respond to the following:
- Identify the part of the criminal justice system you believe is the most burdened or affected by existing drug control policy in the United States and explain why this part is most burdened or affected.
- Explain one strategy that could be applied or employed to alleviate this burden. This strategy could include expanding funding to assist the overburdened agency you identified, it could involve changing existing drug laws, etc. Be specific.