DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of
1970; Reorganization Plan No. 2, 1973.
To acquaint appropriate professional and enforcement
personnel with (1) techniques in the conduct of drug investigations; (2)
aspects of physical security in legitimate drug distribution; (3) techniques
in analysis of drugs for evidential purpose; (4) pharmacology,
socio-psychological aspects of drug abuse, drug education, and; (5) management
and supervisory training for drug unit Commanders.
TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
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USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS:
For use by accredited members of agencies or
organizations involved in the control of drug abuse or regulation of the drug
Applicant Eligibility: State,
local, military, and other Federal law enforcement and regulatory officials;
crime laboratory technicians and forensic chemists.
APPLICATION AND AWARD PROCESS:
State, local, military, and other Federal law enforcement and regulatory
officials; crime laboratory technicians and forensic chemists.
The applicant must furnish suitable credentials.
Nominations received through DEA Field Division Offices. This program is
excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure: Made
in the form of a letter or a pre- printed application to the Divisional Office
in the area or to the DEA Office of Training.
Award Procedure: By written
communication to applicant (teletype, letter, etc).
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time:
Appeals: Not applicable.
Renewals: Not applicable.
Formula and Matching Requirements:
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance:
POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Reports: Not applicable.
Audits: Not applicable.
Records: Not applicable.
Obligations: (Salaries and
expenses) FY 01 $8,892,000; FY 02 est $9,070,000; and FY 03 est $9,252,000.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance:
In fiscal year 2001 approximately 28,500 will
participate in the program and receive training; and in fiscal year 2002 an
estimated 28,500 will receive training.
REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE:
Regional or Local Office: See
the list of regional offices of the DEA in the Catalog address Appendix IV.
Special Agent in Charge, Office of Training, Drug Enforcement Administration,
F.B.I. Academy P.O. Box 1475, Quantico, VA 22134-1475 Contact: Gary E. Wade.
Telephone: (703) 632-5011. FTS (703) 640-1105.
Web Site Address: http://www.usdoj.gov.
EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: