Letters for the week of September 18-24, 2002 

Elementary teachers have it harder, Southwestern College gets Peralta'd, OAK loses its onetime luster, but the drug war is doing just fine.

Page 3 of 3

Young people need to know their government believes drug use is not just an alternative lifestyle, but a serious problem for them and for society. In a legalization scenario, there will be more arrests for serious crimes because arrests are more often than not the result of altered, and often violent, behavior that is caused by mind-altering drug use than by a need to support a drug habit.
Stephen C. Delgado, special agent in charge, DEA, San Francisco Field Division, San Francisco


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Readers also liked…

Most Popular Stories

Special Reports

Taste, Fall 2017

Fall Arts 2017

Our Picks for the Best Events of the Fall Arts Season

© 2017 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation